Caregiver Jobs in Canada for Foreign Workers

child caregiver – private home

    • Work Term: Permanent
    • Work Language: English
    • Hours: 30 to 44 hours per week
    • Education: Bachelor’s degree
    • Experience: 5 years or more
    • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

    • Non-smoking

Work setting

    • Employer’s home
    • Various locations
    • Work in employer’s/client’s home


    • Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents
    • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
    • Shop for food and household supplies
    • Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties
    • Wash, iron and press clothing and household linens
    • Bathe, dress and feed infants and children
    • Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents
    • Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development
    • Keep records of daily activities and health information regarding children
    • Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home
    • Organize, activities such as games and outings for children
    • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
    • Prepare infants and children for rest periods
    • Supervise and care for children
    • Take children to and from school and to appointments
    • Tend to emotional well-being of children
    • Help children with homework

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses

    • First Aid Certificate

Target audience

    • Supervise and care for multi-aged group of children

Security and safety

    • Criminal record check
    • Drug test
    • Medical exam
    • Reference required

Work conditions and physical capabilities

    • Handling heavy loads
    • Physically demanding
    • Repetitive tasks
    • Work under pressure

Weight handling

    • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

    • Client focus
    • Efficient interpersonal skills
    • Excellent oral communication
    • Excellent written communication
    • Flexibility
    • Initiative
    • Judgement
    • Organized
    • Reliability
    • Team player

Screening questions

    • Are you available for the advertised start date?
    • Are you currently a student?
    • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
    • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
    • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
    • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Other benefits

  • Free parking available

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