Home Support Worker

Halifax - Nova Scotia (NS),

Home Instead Senior Care

Job Description:

Home Instead Senior Care is hiring caring and compassionate individuals who want to help older adults remain at home by offering individualized one-on-one support. As a Home Support Worker, you will help seniors tackle the various cognitive and physical challenges associated with aging while enabling them to maintain their independence and quality of life.

While the exact services you deliver will depend on your skills, personality, and the needs of our clients, potential duties include:

  • Companionship and conversation
  • Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
  • Medication and appointment reminders
  • Accompanying clients to appointments
  • Contributing to a positive living environment to enhance a client's quality of life
Although not required, you may also provide personal care,
mobility assistance, and Alzheimer's support.

Home Instead Senior Care commits to ongoing skill development by providing paid training and ongoing support. Daytime, evening, overnight and weekend hours are offered. Visits are between 3 and 12 hours in length and occur on a weekly ongoing basis. Group medical benefits with employer contributions are also available.
Candidates must be fluent in written and spoken English and, upon hire, provide a clear criminal background check and vulnerable sector check.

Learn how a career with us can be much more than just a job. Home Instead Senior Care: To us, it's personal.

Home Instead Senior Care welcomes applications from candidates of diverse backgrounds, including members of visible minorities, women, Aboriginal people, people with disabilities and members of sexual minority groups.

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