Job Posting 72027

Personal Support Worker
KS Advocacy Society
North Coast / Nechako / North East
Prince George
closes in 74 days (Mon, 6 Sep)
part time  •  $18.00-$21.00 per hour

Do you want to make a positive difference in a young woman’s life?

We are looking for an energetic, creative person to provide support to improve the quality of life for our family member. 

 

Your duties would include: 

  • Coming to her place of residence and helping her get ready, driving her to appointments and activities, and assisting her as required
  • Ensuring she is adequately nourished during outings and at home
  • Helping to brainstorm, research, and schedule engaging and inclusive activities
  • Chaperoning her at home and during all activities
  • Promoting life learning, physical wellness, and socialization
  • Ensuring her safety and well-being at all times
  • Being prepared with backup plans when necessary

 

Perks of this position are: 

  • The freedom to be creative and have input on daily activities 
  • The satisfaction of enriching someone’s life
  • Kilometre-based compensation when driving her to activities and appointments
  • Meals and activity fees paid during working hours
  • One hour per week planning time paid

 

Expectations: 

  • You are punctual and reliable
  • You are respectful and confidential
  • You are able to take suggestions and feedback and use them effectively 
  • You will need to be willing to assist with augmented language technology

 

Requirements: 

  • Full driver’s licence with a clean driver’s abstract
  • Reliable transportation for yourself and the person of care
  • Excellent verbal communication skills in English 
  • The willingness and ability to adapt to changing situations
  • Clean criminal record check and at least three references 
  • At least partially vaccinated against covid-19 

 

Preference will be given to those with: 

  • Similar prior experience
  • A positive, inclusive, and forward-thinking attitude 
  • Basic first aid training
  • Excellent work ethic
  • Fully vaccinated against covid-19

 

Wages will be competitive, based on experience.

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