Independent Living Centre of Waterloo Region
  • 24-Sep-2020 to 07-Oct-2020 (EST)
  • Cambridge, ON, CAN
  • $18.75
  • Hourly
  • Relief

The Independent Living Centre of Waterloo Region (ILCWR) is a non-profit organization that provides support to people with disabilities by assisting and empowering individuals to eliminate barriers to independent living. Through a variety of self-directed programs, ILCWR partners with people with disabilities to help them lead full, active and independent lives while promoting accessibility and inclusion in our community.

JOB OPPORTUNITY:

ATTENDANT SERVICES WORKER - RELIEF/CASUAL

Cambridge, ON.

This position provides support to adults with physical disabilities who have chosen to maintain their independence by living in their own homes. The Attendant Services Worker provides respectful and supportive service, and honours the personal choice of consumers who self-direct their care.

Responsibilities:

Provide assistance with daily living tasks to support consumer independence, including:

  • Transferring, positioning, and turning
  • Assistance with dressing/undressing
  • Support with personal care including washing and bathing
  • Toileting including bowel, bladder and catheter care
  • Light housekeeping/laundry assistance
  • Meal preparation and assistance with eating
  • Assist with record keeping and administrative duties

Qualifications:

  • Experience working or volunteering with people who experience physical limitations.
  • Current First Aid/CPR (or willing to obtain).
  • Available to work in various locations throughout Cambridge Region.
  • Driver's License and access to a personal vehicle.
  • High School Diploma or GED certificate.
  • Willing to work in home environment that may include exposure to household cleaners, pets, residual smoking odour, and room temperature.

Compensation: $18.75/Hour

Schedule: Shifts scheduled based off the submission of your monthly availability.  

ILCWR is committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection process and work environment. We seek to provide accessibility for all applicants with disabilities consistent with our accessibility policies and the AODA. Please let us know if you require an accommodation and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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