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FIND A SENIOR CAREGIVER JOB NEAR YOU

Access verified profiles of local caregivers ready to help with elderly care at home.

Senior caregiver jobs in Canada

There are 52 job(s) Senior caregiver(s) corresponding to your search

Senior Care average salary in Canada is $18.05 / hour

Marie-France - Senior Caregiver job offer - Saint-Leonard

Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
1.7km
Start:
03/01/24
Salary:
$23/hour
Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
1.7km
Start:
03/01/24
Salary:
$23/hour

Bonjour! Nous sommes à la recherche d'une personne fiable et attentionnée pour aider nos parents dans leur vie quotidienne en terme de compagnon, soins personnels et préparation des repas.

Marie-France - Senior Caregiver job offer - Saint-Leonard

Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
1.7km
Start:
03/01/24
Salary:
$23/hour
Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
1.7km
Start:
03/01/24
Salary:
$23/hour

Bonjour! Nous sommes à la recherche d'une personne fiable et attentionnée pour aider nos parents dans leur vie quotidienne en terme de compagnon, soins personnels et préparation des repas.

Marie-France - Senior Caregiver job offer - Saint-Leonard

Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
1.7km
Start:
03/01/24
Salary:
$23/hour
Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
1.7km
Start:
03/01/24
Salary:
$23/hour

Bonjour! Nous sommes à la recherche d'une personne fiable et attentionnée pour aider nos parents dans lleur vie quotidienne en terme de compagnon, soins personnels et préparation des repas.

Catherine - Senior Caregiver job offer - Montreal

Languages:
French
Job Type:
Regular
Distance:
3km
Start:
03/18/24
Salary:
$20/hour
Languages:
French
Job Type:
Regular
Distance:
3km
Start:
03/18/24
Salary:
$20/hour

Je suis à la recherche d'une autre personne pour aider mon père de 75 ans à raison de 2h par jour le matin et/ou le soir. Il est en perte de mobilité. Il habite seul dans un 2e étage, à proximité du m...

Ora - Senior Caregiver job offer - Montreal

Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$18.33/hour
Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$18.33/hour

- Assistance pour les tâches ménagères, comme le ménage, la lessive et le repassage. - Aide pour les courses et la préparation des repas. - Accompagnement pour les rendez-vous médicaux ou les sortie...

Ora - Senior Caregiver job offer - Montreal

Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$18.33/hour
Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$18.33/hour

- Assistance pour les tâches ménagères, comme le ménage, la lessive et le repassage. - Aide pour les courses et la préparation des repas. - Accompagnement pour les rendez-vous médicaux ou les sortie...

Ora - Senior Caregiver job offer - Montreal

Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$18.33/hour
Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$18.33/hour

- Assistance pour les tâches ménagères, comme le ménage, la lessive et le repassage. - Aide pour les courses et la préparation des repas. - Accompagnement pour les rendez-vous médicaux ou les sortie...

Ora - Senior Caregiver job offer - Montreal

Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$19/hour
Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$19/hour

- Assistance pour les tâches ménagères, comme le ménage, la lessive et le repassage. - Aide pour les courses et la préparation des repas. - Accompagnement pour les rendez-vous médicaux ou les sortie...

Ora - Senior Caregiver job offer - Montreal

Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$19/hour
Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$19/hour

- Assistance pour les tâches ménagères, comme le ménage, la lessive et le repassage. - Aide pour les courses et la préparation des repas. - Accompagnement pour les rendez-vous médicaux ou les sortie...

Ora - Senior Caregiver job offer - Montreal

Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$20/hour
Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$20/hour

- Assistance pour les tâches ménagères, comme le ménage, la lessive et le repassage. - Aide pour les courses et la préparation des repas. - Accompagnement pour les rendez-vous médicaux ou les sortie...

Ora - Senior Caregiver job offer - Montreal

Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$20/hour
Languages:
French
Job Type:
Occasional
Distance:
3.3km
Start:
04/25/24
Salary:
$20/hour

- Assistance pour les tâches ménagères, comme le ménage, la lessive et le repassage. - Aide pour les courses et la préparation des repas. - Accompagnement pour les rendez-vous médicaux ou les sortie...

Sophie - Senior Caregiver job offer - Laval

Languages:
French
Job Type:
Regular
Distance:
5.8km
Start:
07/01/24
Salary:
$20/hour
Languages:
French
Job Type:
Regular
Distance:
5.8km
Start:
07/01/24
Salary:
$20/hour

Bonjour, Nous recherchons une personne douce, affectueuse, ayant de l'empathie et patiente disponible pour prendre soin de ma maman Alzheimer qui habite à Laval (limite Duvernay - St Vincent de Pau...

The advantages of being a senior caregiver jobs

A job that fits your schedule!

Looking for a daily job or just 2-3 days a week? Are you only available 2 hours a night? With SOSgarde, you are free to choose the job that best suits your desires and aspirations.

A rewarding senior caregiver job close to home!

There's no better way to connect with the people you're helping than in close proximity. With SOSgarde, you can work close to home and help those in need.

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2

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3

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HELP TO FIND AN ELDERLY CAREGIVER JOB

What is SOSgarde?
If you're looking for a senior caregiver job in your area, SOSgarde is here to assist you! Our platform will quickly introduce you to the local family that is offering the ideal elderly care job you asre looking for. Since 2009, we have been helping Canadian senior caregivers discover local senior care jobs that are enjoyable and gratifying.
How do I find a home help job for the elderly?
We are not a staffing agency and we do not provide any direct employment to caregivers for the elderly. All the openings posted on the website come from nearby families, and it is the family that chooses the elderly caregiver they think is best for the job. If you want to offer your senior care services, you need to register and create a candidate profile. When your profile is set, you will start to get notifications about available elderly care jobs near you. If any of the jobs catch your attention, you should apply for it right away. Swiftness is usually the key to secure the best elder care job rapidly.
Where do I sign up for a elderly care job?
To start your search for a senior caregiver job in your neighborhood, begin by entering your postal code. This will bring up a page with all the current elderly care jobs, including details and the start date. If you find a job that interests you, you can apply right away on SOSgarde; your application will be sent to the family who posted the senior care job, and they will get in touch with you if they decide to hire you.
How much should I charge for taking care of an elderly person?

The hourly rate for in-home care for the elderly is always dependant on various factors. These are the location, the type of care needed, and the qualifications of the caregiver. The hourly rate for in-home care on average ranges from $20 to $35 per hour, but it can get higher in certain areas or for more specialized care. Other expenses need also to be factored in such as transportation, supplies, and any certifications or training required for the job. Ultimately, the amount you charge for in-home elder care should be fair and reflective of the value you provide to your families. You may wa nt to research the average rates for in-home care in your area to determine a competitive rate.

What are the most requested support services for the elderly?

Most commony requested home care services for the elderly include help with activities of daily living, such as bathing, dressing, and eating, as well as providing companionship and emotional support. Home care services can also include help with household chores, such as laundry, shopping, and meal preparation. In addition, many home care services for the elderly also provide transportation to medical appointments and other activities.

Some families may also request to provide assistance with medical needs. This can include assistance with medications, help with doctor’s appointments, and even assistance with physical therapy. If you have expereince in this filed, do not omit to include it in your SOSgarde elderly caregiver profile.

What are the duties of a caregiver for elderly at home?
The main duties of a caregiver for the elderly at home include:
  • Personal care: assisting with activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, grooming, and toileting.
  • Health care: monitoring vital signs, managing medications, and providing basic first aid.
  • Housekeeping: cleaning, laundry, and meal preparation.
  • Companionship: providing emotional support, engaging in leisure activities, and promoting socialization.
  • Transportation: assisting with trips to doctor's appointments, grocery shopping, and other errands.
  • Safety: ensuring the safety and well-being of the elderly individual by preventing falls, managing mobility, and monitoring for changes in health status.
  • It is worthwhiel to note that the specific duties of a senior caregiver can vary depending on the senior individual's needs and the your qualifications.
What are important traits that a elderly in home caregiver must have?
A great caregiver for the elderly must have the following traits:
  • Patience and understanding: elderly people may have physical, emotional and mental challenges, and a senior caregiver must have the patience to handle these difficulties with kindness and understanding.
  • Good communication skills: the caregiver for the elderly must be able to communicate effectively with the elderly person and also with their family and healthcare providers.
  • Physical and emotional stamina: providing care to the elderly can be physically and emotionally demanding, and a caregiver must have the ability to handle these demands.
  • Ability to follow care plans: a caregiver for the elderly must be able to follow a care plan set by healthcare providers and make necessary adjustments based on the elderly person's needs.
  • Trustworthiness and reliability: the elderly person is entrusting their care to the caregiver, and they must be trustworthy and reliable.
  • Cultural sensitivity: the caregiver should have an understanding of the cultural background of the elderly person and respect their beliefs and values.
  • Flexibility: caregiving can be unpredictable and a senior caregiver must be able to adapt to changing situations.
  • What qualifications do you need to be a caregiver for the elderly?
    The specific qualifications needed to be a caregiver for the elderly can vary depending on the family that is hiring and the location they live in, but some common requirements include:
  • Experience: Prior experience in senior caregiving, either paid or volunteer, is often preferred or required.
  • Training: Employers may require training in first aid, CPR, and other healthcare-related skills.
  • Education: Many hiring families require a high school diploma, while others may prefer post-secondary education in healthcare or a related field.
  • Background check: A criminal background check may be required to ensure the safety of the elderly individual.
  • Physical ability: home support for the elderly can be physically demanding, so the ability to lift, transfer, and perform other physically demanding tasks may be required.
  • Emotional maturity: elderly care at home can be emotionally challenging, so the ability to handle stressful situations and provide emotional support is important.
  • It's important to note that the eldely care jobs' specific requirements may vary based on the type of care being provided and the needs of the elderly individual.
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