Area: Serving the Cowichan Valley community (Chemainus, Duncan, Cowichan Bay, Cobble Hill, Shawnigan, etc...). Could also go as far as Ladysmith depending on schedule and timing.
I am a single mom, with many years experience in the healthcare field. People that know me often say I'm calm, patient, compassionate, light hearted and hardworking.
Education: Certified Community Support Worker and social service support worker with Non-Violent Crisis intervention training. Also Foodsafe certified.
Experience: Specialized with the needs of senior citizens, and mentally or physically challenged individuals.
Personal support workers are responsible for the domestic care and physical well-being of their clients.
This can mean:
~Caring for individuals and/or families during periods of incapacitation, convalescence or family disruption.
~Administering bedside and personal care to clients such as aid in movement, bathing, personal hygiene, dressing.
~Planning and preparing meals, including special diets, and feeding or assisting in feeding clients.
~Performing routine housekeeping duties such as laundry, washing dishes and making beds.
~Providing clients with companionship and personal care in client's home
I have a clean driver abstract and criminal record. Also have a reliable, new vehicle to take clients to and from appointments if needed.
References available upon request.
Availability: Have current spots available Monday-Thursday 9am-2pm.