Job Title:

Attendant for Persons with Disabilities


Jessica Anne Escabillas


Edmonton , AB

We are seeking a compassionate and dedicated Personal Care Assistant to provide essential support and assistance to individuals in need of personal care. As a Personal Care Assistant, you will play a vital role in improving the quality of life for our clients by helping them with daily activities and ensuring their comfort and well-being.


  • Provide personal care services such as bathing, grooming, and dressing
  • Assist with mobility and transfers
  • Administer medications as prescribed by healthcare professionals
  • Prepare nutritious meals and assist with feeding if necessary
  • Perform light housekeeping tasks to maintain a clean and safe environment
  • Provide companionship and engage in meaningful activities with clients
  • Monitor and report any changes in clients' physical or mental condition
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals, such as nurses or hospice care providers, to ensure the best possible care for clients
  • Adhere to all safety protocols and infection control measures


To be successful in this role, you should possess the following skills:

  • Caregiving experience, preferably in a home care or assisted living setting
  • Knowledge of hospice care principles and practices
  • Ability to perform heavy lifting and assist with mobility needs
  • Proficiency in meal preparation and knowledge of proper nutrition
  • Familiarity with medication administration procedures
  • Understanding of senior care needs and challenges
  • Excellent communication skills to interact effectively with clients, their families, and healthcare professionals


  • English


  • College/CEGEP or equivalent experience


  • Healthcare experience for persons with disability is an asset.

Asset Language:

  • Tagalog

Work Site Environment:

  • Non-smoking

Work Setting:

  • Work at Employer/client's home

Certificates needed:

  • CPR Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Additional Information

Security and Safety:

  • Basic Security Clearance
  • Reference Required.

Work Conditions and physical capabilities:

  • Bending, crouching and kneeling
  • Combination of sitting, standing and walking
  • Fast paced environment
  • Physically demanding, repetitive tasks

Weight Handling:

  • Between 45 and 60 kg (100-132 lbs)


Please note that this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required for this position. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Flexible schedule


  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay


  • DCS / DEC (preferred)


  • Tagalog or Visayan (preferred)

In person


If you are a compassionate individual who is dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives of others, we encourage you to apply for this rewarding position.


Join our team of caring professionals and help us provide exceptional care to those who need it most.

Posted 2024-03-18

Return to | Add a Job | Return to Category: Medical and Health