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Sanctum & Sanctum 1.5 HIV Home Support Worker

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Main Activities
Provide supportive care to people living with or at high risk for HIV/AIDS who may also be affected by mental illness, addictions, poverty, homeless and other psycho social factors. Provide Care to women who are pregnant and their newborn children who are also affected by above factors.
Provide supportive care through a patient centered model aimed at creating independence and autonomy while fostering an environment of acceptance and understanding
Personal care to patients including, assisting with grooming, bathing, personal hygiene, toileting, wound care, nutrition, infant care and all other activities associated with daily living.
Assist with the transition plans from Sanctum and Sanctum 1.5 into the community set by the client and care team. Follow medical instructions carefully and consistently.
Assist with meal preparation and planning, as well as other house hold duties such as cleaning and maintenance. Manage any unanticipated events or unstable situations
The successful candidates will have the following skills and experience
Cultural sensitivity of First Nations issues
Ability to communicate with and maintain an effective working relationship with clients from diverse social, economic and cultural backgrounds
Willingness to adapt to new concepts, techniques and best practices in the academic and clinical fields of chronic disease management, addictions and harm reduction
An understanding of the issues related to HIV including harm reduction
Conflict resolution and interpersonal skills
Background working in a health care setting, child care/ youth care settings or in Mental Health and Addictions
Degree/diploma or certificate in social work, care aid, addictions or related field
CPR/First aid/Food safety certificate/Knowledge of TLR


Skills and Abilities

Security and Safety
 - Child welfare check
 - Child abuse registry check
 - Criminal record check (abstract)
Type of Clientele
 - Persons with a disability
 - Persons with an intellectual disability
 - Persons with a mental health disability
 - Children
 - Female
 - Male
 - Terminally ill
Specific Skills
 - Care for foster children
 - Aid clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
 - Assist clients to walk
 - Administer medications
 - Change non-sterile dressings
 - Demonstrate infant care to new parents
 - Feed or assist in feeding
 - Administer bedside and personal care
 - Care for individuals and families
 - Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder)
 - Care for pets
 - Launder clothing and household linens
 - Perform light housekeeping and cleaning
 - Plan menus for special diets
 - Prepare, cook and serve meals
 - Provide companionship
 - Provide personal care
 - Shop for food and household supplies
 - Teach homemaking or life skills
Essential Skills
 - Continuous learning
 - Computer use
 - Job task planning and organizing
 - Critical thinking
 - Decision making
 - Problem solving
 - Working with others
 - Oral communication
 - Document use
 - Reading text
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
 - Personal Support Worker Certificate
 - Home Support Attendant Certificate
 - Health Care Aid Certificate
 - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate
 - First Aid Certificate
Children'S Ages
 - Newborn


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