Personal Support Worker

CBI Home Health - London, ON (5 months ago)

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Description
Personal Support Worker - Part Time

Areas of Work: London

TO APPLY:
Please submit a resume to SWrecruiter@cbi.ca We thank all applicants however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

If you’re an enthusiastic Personal Support Worker who is eager to make a difference while achieving personal and professional growth, CBI Health Group has an exciting new opportunity for you to meet these goals, supported by one of the largest healthcare networks in Canada.

As the largest network of integrated community health services in Canada we are proud to offer:

Competitive wages and benefits package
Extensive paid orientation, ongoing learning and training opportunities
Career development opportunities
Recognition & Reward programs

As a Personal Support Worker within our CBI Home Health team, you will call upon your nurturing and assisting skills to provide overall care to clients. In this position you will assist clients with personal care, lifts and transfers, toileting, bathing, and feeding. You will also provide light housekeeping support, prepare meals, accompany clients to appointments, and be a companion.

PRIMARY DUTIES

As a Personal Support Worker, you will:
Assist clients with the personal care tasks of daily living, including skin care, hair care, mouth care, bathing, bowel and bladder care, positioning and movement, basic wound care, feeding (including special diets)
Assists with ambulating and mobilization of patient
Performs other related housekeeping tasks as indicated in the individualized written client service plan.
Practices universal precautions and adheres to WHMIS protocols.
Recognizes and reports safety concerns or equipment malfunction in the home environment and acts accordingly to meet the safety and the protection needs of the Client.
Able to establish communication with appropriate sources in response to emergency
Observes, documents and reports any emotional or physical changes in the Client's condition to the Client Care Manager/Supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS

To take on the role of a Personal Support Worker, you must:
Personal Support Worker Certificate or NACC certificate if you graduated from a private college;
Satisfactory Criminal Record Check including the Vulnerable Sector Search - valid within 12 months;
Current First Aid / CPR level “C” Certification;
Up to date immunization record - including TB test valid within 12 months
Valid driver's license
Reliable, adequately insured vehicle (required due to time and distance between visits).

About CBI Health Group:
For over 40 years, CBI has been working every day to improve the health and enrich the lives of Canadians.

As Canada’s largest provider of community healthcare services, CBI is made up of over 13,000 physiotherapists, occupational therapists, registered massage therapists, kinesiologists, chiropractors, speech-language pathologists, psychologists, physicians, nurses, dietitians, behavioural therapists, administrators, and professionals.

CBI is set apart by the unique ability to work as an integrated network to foster ongoing learning, enhance best practices, improve access to care for all Canadians and achieve the best outcomes possible for our clients. With a talented, interdisciplinary team of caregivers and professionals, CBI provides the right services, in the right place, at the right time.

To learn more about CBI, please visit www.cbi.ca. Check out CBI on Facebook at facebook.com/cbihealthgroup and on Twitter at twitter.com/cbihealthgroup.

CBI Health Group is committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment and selection process.

TO APPLY:
Please submit a resume to SWrecruiter@cbi.ca We thank all applicants however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Qualifications
Education
Preferred

Technical/other training or better.