The Home Helper provides homemaking services to individuals and families in the home within the framework of VON policies, procedures, standards and quality & risk management.
Collaborates with members of the health care team in meeting the needs of individuals to attain an optimal level of independence and well being.
Responsibilities include light housekeeping for seniors in their home including (but not limited to) dusting, cleaning kitchen/bathroom, vacuuming, mopping floors, laundry, and errand service.
Household management experience
Must be comfortable with seniors and persons with disabilities
Must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Experience working with seniors in different social and economic environments
Ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team, take direction well and work independently
Must have valid drivers license
Must have own vehicle and insurance
Secondary school education preferred
Other Relevant Information
Areas serviced are north woodstock, ingersoll, embro, tavistock, hickson, drumbo, plattsville, and everywhere in between. All areas north of #2 Highway (Dundas Street).
Compensation & Benefits Overview
VON Canada offers:
Career advancement opportunities
Training and skills development
Group benefit coverage
Annual vacation and sick leave entitlement
Employee assistance program
Employee recognition programs VON Canada - 14 months ago