Personal Support Worker (PSW)

Alert Best Nursing - Hamilton, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Requirements:
Languages-English
Education
Other trades certificate or diploma

Experience
1 year to less than 2 years

Security and Safety
Tuberculosis test, Medical exam, Bondable, Immunization records, Criminal record check, Reference required, Vulnerable sector check

Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel overnight, Own transportation, Public transportation is available, Travel expenses not paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Handling heavy loads, Bending, crouching, kneeling, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Physically demanding, Sitting, Fast-paced environment, Repetitive tasks, Standing for extended periods, Walking, Work under pressure

Work Location Information
Various locations, Work in employer's/client's home, Urban area, Rural area

Specific Skills
Administer medications, Administer bedside and personal care, Launder clothing and household linens, Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk, Collect specimens, Feed or assist in feeding, Change non-sterile dressings, Shop for food and household supplies, Provide personal care, Provide companionship, Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties, Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene, Prepare and serve nutritious meals

Target Audience
Persons with Alzheimer's disease, Persons with mental health disabilities, Persons with an intellectual disability, Persons with a disability, Males, Females, Persons with physical disabilities, Convalescent, Elderly, Adults, Adolescents, Over 12 years, Terminally ill

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Personal Support Worker Certificate, CPR Certificate, First Aid Certificate

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $15.00 to $16.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Support Care: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Hamilton, ON (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)
  • French (Preferred)