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Job Title: Personal Support Worker (PSW)
Date Posted: 09/01/23 Ref. Number: 265
Type: Full Time Part Time
Location: Oakville
Requirements: Must be a graduate from a recognized Personal Support Worker program, Health Care Aide Program, or an International Educated Nurse
Level 1 First Aid, CPR / AED Certificate.
Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.
Must be able to walk, sit and stand for an extend period of time
Must be able to bend, reach and lift
Must be able to carry and transport object of various sizes up to 25 lbs.
Recent experience working with geriatrics, long-term care, or home services required.
Excellent relationship building skills and the ability to engage and support the seniors you care for – experience caregiving / fostering relationships with seniors is a plus
Excellent communicator, resilient, & flexible to meet the changing priorities
Ability to resolve contentious or sensitive issues or situations independently
Ability to maintain confidentiality of client information
Own a smartphone
Valid G class drivers’ license, valid automobile insurance
Familiarity with retirement industry resources is considered an asset
Must be available for a minimum of 10 hours a week
Description: Caring for members in their own homes.
Responsible for assisting with activities of daily living (ADL), including personal hygiene and basic care.
Observe and report any changes in the member’s status to the Concierge and Director of Operations.
Supporting members in additional areas such as meal prep, laundry, changing sheets, vacuuming, dusting, sweeping, mopping, etc.
Participating with member in customized activities
Escorting seniors to appointments or to the grocery store (transportation would be coordinated).
Hours per week: Monday-Sunday (20-40)
Rate of Pay: $18-$21.50
Contact: Sandra Araujo
Telephone: 905-453-7896 Fax: 905-453-7894