Tenant Companion
Lions Housing Centres
Winnipeg, MB

Job Description

Lions Housing Centres requires Casual Tenant Companions

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Grade 12 or equivalent.
  • Experience in long term care settings an asset.
  • Supportive Housing experience preferred.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Organizational abilities, with a particular emphasis on time management.
  • Good interpersonal skills and an expressed willingness to work as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
  • A valid Food Handlers Certificate
  • Read, write and speak English

Duties include:

  • Directly providing support and supervision for residents, creating a safe and warm traditional home environment,
  • Assisting residents with personal care. This includes moderate housekeeping, laundry, medication reminders, meal preparation and clean up,
  • Regular communication with families,
  • Providing daily social, physical, and recreational activities for the residents, and
  • Attending staff meetings and educational sessions (particularly in the area of Alzheimer and dementia care).

Job Type: Casual

Experience:

  • long term care: 1 year (Preferred)