Live-in Caregiver (24hr Shifts)

Saanich
Job description

Are you a compassionate and nurturing person that loves to help people? Make a real difference in someone's life providing loving, live-in senior care in Victoria, BC (24hr shifts).

Doug wants to stay in his beautiful, vineyard home in Saanich. He has dementia and needs caregivers around the clock to help with his daily living. He loves the companionship of his caregivers and needs help with meals, light housekeeping, transportation, running errands and some personal care (bathing and dressing). Caregivers transform Doug's life.

About the position:

  • We are locally owned, family operated and multiple winners of the 'Best of Home Care – Employer of Choice Award'.
  • Live-in Caregivers work 24 hour shifts, with sleep time and a 3 hour break
  • Available to work at least 2 live-in shifts per week
  • Assist Doug with activities of daily living, light housekeeping, meal preparation, companionship, errands/outings and personal care
  • Caregivers will have a bedroom in Doug's home whilst on shift

What can WE do for YOU?

  • Paid Sick Leave - For peace of mind
  • Health Benefits - Medical, Dental & Vision Care for full-time employees
  • Professional Development and Training
  • A Great Place to Work!

(Unfortunately, we cannot offer sponsorship/immigration assistance at this time)

About You

We're looking for compassionate Caregivers - available to work at least 2 live-in shifts per week - to join our growing team and help transform Judy's life.

You:

  • Are passionate about transforming lives
  • Are available for Live-in, 24 hour shifts
  • Have experience providing Personal Care (assistance with bathing, dressing)
  • Have a vehicle that you could transport a client in
  • Are vaccinated against COVID-19

Skills and responsibilities include:

  • Caring Companionship and Conversation
  • Meal Preparation and Light Housekeeping
  • Medication Reminders
  • Assisting with Errands and Shopping
  • Assisting with Mobility Difficulties
  • Personal Care (assistance with bathing, dressing)

Please note: hiring is subject to a clean Police Information Check - Vulnerable Sector

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $315.00 per day

Benefits:

  • Dental care
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

COVID-19 considerations:
The safety of our caregivers and clients is our top priority. PPE (masks, face shields, gloves etc.) is provided. We follow and encourage hand-washing protocols and sanitize touch-points frequently. COVID-19 Vaccination is required.

Application question(s):

  • Do you have a vehicle that you could transport a client in?
  • Are you able to visit clients throughout Greater Victoria (via public transit or car)?

Experience:

  • personal care: 1 year (preferred)

Serenity Home Care

Saanich