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Spark Lifecare Complex Care Worker in Ottawa, Canada

Love helping people? We're looking for passionate, hardworking, and self-directed people to join our team of caregivers. Spark* is an innovative and award-winning organization that matches clients to the best one to one care in the community.

COMPLEX CARE WORKER

Our client is a lovely dude in his 40s living in the Alta Vista area of Ottawa. Living with ASD, Dissociative Identity Disorder, a brain injury, and anxiety and depression, he is looking for social support on community outings, and emotional support to help with his isolation. He loves being in the kitchen and cooking up a storm and all things sports! You would be the ideal candidate if you are familiar with public transportation and have professional mental health experience.

HOURS

7 hours per week

Flexible scheduling options available

RATE OF PAY

$23-25/hr

Anticipated start date: Immediate

Requirements

  • Cover letter outlining why you would be a great match for Spark. Tell us who you are!

  • Valid First Aid and CPR Standard Level C certification

  • Smartphone with a data plan

  • Criminal Record & Vulnerable Sector Check (within the last 12 months)

Assets

  • Experience working in a multi-disciplinary team

  • University or College education in a related field

  • Driver's license "G" class with access to a reliable vehicle

Spark is looking to hire motivated, dedicated, and experienced Support Workers. In this role, you'll be supporting individuals in the community requiring direct care with personal hygiene, meal preparation, organization, and light housekeeping.

Care is tailored to each person, so each position is unique. Some clients need mainly in-home support. Others require support participating in community activities. Whatever the circumstances, we want people who will genuinely care about their wellbeing.

Why Choose Spark?

At Spark, we value community, work life balance and career development. To help foster your personal and professional growth, we partner with Spark University, a non-profit focused on equipping, educating, and empowering caregivers. Spark U makes your job easier so you can focus more on you and your clients.

Whatever our clients' age, background, or circumstances, we help them choose the perfect fit from our handpicked team of passionate, skilled and committed caregivers. As a caregiver with Spark, you have a voice in the matching process. We believe that your input will foster the best long-term relationships with your clients. At Spark, you'll have flexibility, autonomy and a team who truly cares about you.

Whatever your age, ability, orientation, ethnicity, race, culture, religion or gender identity - you are welcome. Our community is stronger and more vibrant when it is more diverse.

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