Personal Support Workers (Transitional Care Centre)

Carefirst Seniors & Community Services Association - Scarborough, ON (30+ days ago)

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Responsibilities:
  • Provide personal care service for clients in 24hr respite care setting that may include but is not limited
to: bathing, grooming, skin care, dressing, toileting, lifts/transfers, mobility assistance, assisting at meal
time, and other duties

  • Work with medical team to provide personalized quality care to clients
  • Document daily care given to clients
  • Ensure the rooms are clean and free from the hazards
Requirements:
  • Graduated from a recognized Personal Support Worker Program or equivalent (e.g. RPN)
  • Certification in First Aid/CPR and Food Handling
  • Ability to meet the demands of the job, including but not limited to lift approximately 50 lbs, bend, reach,
stretch, stand, walk and sit for extended periods of time

  • Demonstrated knowledge of infection control
  • Fluent in English; and a second language reflecting the community, such as Cantonese and/or
Mandarin an asset

  • Possesses a caring attitude, good interpersonal skills, sensitivity to recognize the needs and the
diversity of clients

  • Flexibility to work shift hours, overnight, and weekends
  • A valid vulnerable sector police record check completed within one year
We are an equal opportunity employer. We are also committed to an environment that is barrier free. If you
require accommodation during the hiring process, please inform us in advance to arrange a reasonable and
appropriate accommodation.

While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please send your cover letter and résumé to:
The Hiring Committee, Carefirst Seniors & Community Services Association
300 Silver Star Blvd
Scarborough, ON M1V 0G2
Email: hr@carefirstontario. ca
Fax: (416) 5022382