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Date Posted:
Jun 4, 2018

Closing Date:
Jul 6, 2018

Job Status:
Full-Time Permanent Permanent PT leading to FT

Industry:
Health Occupations

Wage:
$ TBD per hour

Hours per Week:
20-40

How to Apply:
Please forward resumes to careers.swn@carepartners.ca with "Saugeen Shores PSW" in the subject line CarePartners welcomes applicants from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available throughout the hiring process upon request.

1139 2nd Ave E. , Owen Sound ON N4K 2J1
SWNjobs@carepartners.ca
1-866-685-7172

Personal Support Worker

CarePartners

Job Description:

~~POSITION OVERVIEW
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.

Responsibilities:
- Provides 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 and Position Requirements:
- Experience working with the vulnerable population, in a community setting
- Available for non-traditional hours, including evenings and alternate weekends
- Access to transportation/vehicle
- PSW or DSW certificate, or have completed 1st year RPN

Total Compensation and Benefits:
- Competitive wages PLUS Ministry of Health Wage Enhancement
- Flexibility in establishing work schedule
- Uniform Allowance
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP) through LifeWorks
- Access to Perkopolis (Canadian’s Discount Program)
- Paid multi-day orientation, including in-class and in-field training
- Skills training (ongoing opportunities)
- Supportive Leadership team
- 24/7 On-Call Support
- Service Milestone Recognition Program
More specifics details on compensation and benefits to be discussed at time of interview.

 

Work Site Location:

Port Elgin
1139 2nd Ave. East, Owen Sound

Minimum Requirements / Work Experience:

N/A

Other Job Requirements:

Vulnerable Sector Police Check TB Test

Education Required:

Other
Personal Support Worker Certification

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