Personal Support Worker - (PSW, DSW, Nursing Students)

CarePartners - Tobermory, ON (11 months ago)

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SUMMARY:
CarePartners is currently seeking Personal Support Workers (internal reference: Community Support Worker) for community work in our Personal Support and Homemaking program. We are looking for energetic and dedicated Personal Support Workers to help clients in our community, with activities of daily living. This position requires someone to perform special functions under the Supervision of a RN or RPN Supervisor.

REASONS WHY YOU WILL WANT TO BRING YOUR TALENT TO OUR TEAM:
Work life balance, flexible hours and diverse assignments
Total rewards program which includes group benefits and RRSP
Paid Orientation and a variety of on-site-in service training
Competitive wages and free parking
Paperless documents - technology devices provided
Perkopolis, which gives access to exclusive discounts from leading brand name companies and trusted local businesses
LifeWorks: Employee Engagement & Well being / Employee Assistance.
We pay you to travel!Paid mileage at $0.37 per/km, in addition to paid travel time!

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides one on one personal care to the client
Utilizes proper body mechanics and transfer techniques in order to carry out safe lifts and/or transfers
Provides cognitive, social and/or emotional support to the client
Provides assistance with a variety of household tasks
Prepares nutritious, varied and economical meals and snacks, including special diets, as determined by the care plan, and uses proper food preparation, storage and hygiene practices
Promotes a safe environment for both the client and worker

QUALIFICATIONS:
Experience working with the vulnerable population, in a community setting
Available for non-traditional hours, including evenings and alternate weekends

PSW certificate, HCA, Personal Attendant, Home Support III Certificate, DSW Diploma required or RN student; 2nd year complete
Must have a reliable vehicle and driver's license
Updated Immunization Record, Clear Criminal Background Check and Vulnerable Sector Check is required upon hire.

CarePartners welcomes and encourages applicants from people with disabilities, accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the hiring process.

Please submit your resume to Recruiter.Caitlyn@Carepartners.ca