Spinal Cord Injury Alberta



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Live-in Caregiver Wanted

Vacancies: 1

Job start date: ASAP

Salary: $16.5-$17/hour

Hours: 40-50 hours/week

Job location: Bridgeland, Calgary, Alberta, T2E 0J7

Terms of employment: Permanent, full-time, on-call, shiftwork (morning, day, evening, night), weekend, flexible hours

Skills:

Security and safety

Criminal record check, immunization records, driving record check (abstract), vulnerable sector check

Transportation/travel information

Public transportation is available, willing to travel cross-border, valid drivers license, willing to travel, willing to travel overnight

Work conditions and physical capabilities

Combination of sitting, standing, and walking; physically demanding; repetitive tasks; standing for extended periods; bending, crouching, and kneeling; handling heavy loads

Work location information: Urban area, room and board provided, work in employers/clients home

Worksite environment: Non-smoking

Personal suitability: Punctuality, flexibility, excellent oral communication, judgment, reliability, client focus, dependability, effective interpersonal skills, organized

Additional skills: Care for pets

Specific skills: Feeding or assist in feeding, change non-sterile dressings, shop for food and household supplies, provide personal care, provide companionship, perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties, assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene, launder clothing and household linens, collect specimens, assistant regular exercise (e.g. walk), assumed full responsibility for household (in absence of householder), administer medications, administer bedside and personal care, prepare and serve nutritious meals

Weight handling: Up to 60 kg (132 pounds)

Credentials: First aid certificate, personal support worker certificate, CPR certificate

Education: Non-university certificate or diploma from a program of three months to less than one year (or equivalent experience)

Experience: One year to less than two years

Languages: English

How to apply: email – Marilyn.Germaine1@Gmail.com

 

Navy Complete For Sale

Navy Suit  is a Pronto Suite Size 38 Has been altered by a tailor to allow for easy to get on off Ideal for professionals in wheelchairs.  Paid 200 only worn 3 times would like at least 150.00. No reasonable offers will be refused. Please call Jamie at (780) 455 4102.
(Posted June 2, 2017)

Gold Creme Color Sport Coat For Sale

The Sport Coat is 52% Bamboo 48% Wool. Size 38 Has been to allow for easy to get on off Ideal for professionals.  Paid 350.00 only worn 3 times would like at least 150.00. Please call Jamie at (780) 455 4102.
(Posted June 2, 2017)

HealthCraft’s SuperPole

HealthCraft’s SuperPole is an innovative and adaptable safety solution that can be used anywhere, making it the perfect piece of safety equipment for any residence. Great for home safety but constructed with commercial-grade materials for quality. This vertical grab bar can be easily installed between any floor and ceiling by simply turning a jackscrew. The pressure created by the jackscrew is strong enough to support up to 450lbs! The SuperPole also features a non-slip, latex-free grip for a safe and secure surface to grab onto.  This was only used for a short time. We have all the hardware. $60 OBO. Please contact Gwen at 587-832-1532.

(Posted May 15, 2017)

RAZ SP Commode

18" x 20" size with 24" rear wheels and the upgraded pressure reduction seat. This brand new commode has never been used as our bathroom was modified instead for complete accessibility. Email kathlene.mccuaig@hotmail.ca or text 403.607.4889 - Asking $500.00  (new $2275.00).
(Posted November 14, 2016)

FAWSsit Portable Shower

A fold-away shower that comes complete with a pump and 12ft of hose. www.cgsp.et is their website - I am selling the Super Standard which measures 42"x42"x48". Great for travelling, or use where the shower/tub is just not accessible. Simply hook it up to your sink and enjoy a warm shower! This brand new shower has never been used as our bathroom was modified instead for complete accessibility. Email kathlene.mccuaig@hotmail.ca or text 403.607.4889 - Asking $1500.00  (new $3995.00).
(Posted November 14, 2016)

Job Offer - Caregiver

Seeking a  Mature Caregiver to assist in an English speaking household environment, social and demanding middle-age high quad Male in his residence.  Private and furnished accommodations with room key provided. Hours/Days:  Guaranteed full time 44 hours/week on steady recurring 24/7 shift work schedule. Job Description:  Providing personal Care, hygiene, cooking, assist in all aspects of daily routine, with day outings, appointments, light house & yard keeping. Qualifications:  Experience with personal care (willing to train).  Education - Secondary school or equivalent.  Other Requirements:  Canadian Citizen, Permanent Canadian Residency, Foreign Worker.  Living-in.  Get along with others.  Long-term commitment.  Criminal record check.  Confidentiality. Assets:   Driver’s license (for adapted minivan), Nursing qualification, Caregiver’s course. Other:  Many fringe benefits included.  Non-smoking environment.  Emphasis will be based on reliability, communication skills, comprehension, trust, honesty, loyalty, initiative & flexibility. Rate of Pay:  $13.00/h (plus free R&B). Location:  Devon Alberta. Contact Glen:  maryglen@telusplanet.net(
(Posted November 4, 2016)

Tilt Table

Tilt Table for sale in Calgary. Great for standing and weight bearing. Call Kevin at 587-436-9002 or email kevinmark@shaw.ca. Willing to give it to someone who will make good use of it. They just have to pick it up or pay for delivery.

(posted October 11, 2016)

Edmonton Oilers hockey tickets

Edmonton Oilers tickets for sale. One wheelchair and one companion seat. Sec.132 on the concourse level. Private section for wheelchairs/handicap and also comes with a parking pass. Selling various games feel free to email me at kkeith@aerorentals.com or call/text 403-506-3199.

(posted October 5, 2016)

Seeking Supportive Roommate

Seeking a supportive roommate for a 29 year old, high functioning male with cerebral palsy. Client has a service dog and therefore applicants must be allergy free and comfortable around dogs. Duties include but are not limited to: light housework, laundry, minimal personal care, meal preparation, transportation to appointments and work (client works ~ 15hrs per week). The applicant must provide a clear criminal record check, valid driver’s license and a list of several references. The client will provide a fully furnished room in a house in a family friendly community in SW Calgary. Hours will be flexible but based upon the client’s schedule. Wages/compensation to be discussed upon interview. If interested please contact: David Wudel (403) 714-7277  topched13@gmail.com
(Published September 28, 2016)

HCA / CAREGIVER Needed 

I am a senior female with a physical disability looking for dedicated female caregivers to cover various weekly shifts. This position is best suited for someone who is independent and who understands client focused care. Applicants must: - be compassionate, - have a professional demeanour and a strong work ethic, - be physically strong and mentally stable, - be able to communicate clearly, - have good comprehension skills and be able to understand concepts, - have a current criminal record check, - be a non-smoker. Experience would be an asset however full training and orientation is provided. I am looking for someone who can be available to do day shifts, night shifts and 24 hour shifts. Please respond with your name, phone number and availability to:bestprospects@gmail.com. Please include your resume and references..
(Posted July 29, 2016)