I am the primary care giver for my wife who has ALS and is immobile. I am looking to build a team of home support/care aide workers to help care for my wife.
· Bathing, dressing, toileting, meal preparation, feeding, household chores, oral suction.
Nursing experience or registered nurse qualifications are desired; however, it is not necessary to have previous experience in this field of work. I have found that anyone with the following characteristics can be of great help to me and my wife.
· Patient, attentive to detail, gentle, willing to learn, self motivated, bright, a sense of humour, calm, caring, dependable and punctual.
Times when we require assistance are listed below. We would appreciate hearing what shifts/hours you are able to provide and we will fill in the gaps as we hire more people.
Hours/Shifts (to be covered individually by a team of 3 or 4 people):
· Daily 8:30AM- 12:30PM and daily 6PM-10PM.
Pay will be based on ability and experience.
We live in a beautiful apartment near Granville Street and 16th Avenue in Vancouver: within 2 blocks of transit. We are a fully insured employer registered with CRA.
If you feel that this position is a fit for you and you’re excited about the opportunity:
Please email your resume and cover letter to Grant Biggings at firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting “Home Support/Personal Care Aide” in the subject line. Thank you for your interest.