Personal Support Worker

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  • Post Date: May 28, 2019
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Job Overview
ParaMed Home Health CareBeachburg, ON
Casual
Maximize your skills and talents – come work for ParaMed! A stimulating work environment, rewarding professional career opportunities, and excellent compensation and employee benefits make ParaMed a great place to work. We are the right choice for community and corporate health and wellness services creating the best possible outcomes that enhance quality of life and well being for our clients and our employees. In a home care setting you will assist clients with routine activities of daily living and personal care. You will be responsible to provide home care to clients in the areas of:

Quality of Life: relieving caregivers, teaching clients how to live independently, advocating for client independence, and encouraging clients to try things to increase independence

Activities of Daily Living: waking clients up, bathing and grooming, dressing, assisting with medication, toileting, monitoring client status, ambulation, and completing other duties as per the clients Care Plan

Qualifications:

  • Completion of the PSW program or current Nursing Students who have completed their first year.
  • Must have valid driver’s license, car insurance and reliable vehicle .
  • Valid First Aid and CPR certification is an asset.
  • Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English. Second language is an asset.
  • Experience working with the acutely ill, chronically ill or palliative clients preferred.
  • Must be available for some evenings and every second weekend

We offer:

  • Competitive wages
  • Benefits including extended health and dental coverage
  • Flexible schedule

Candidates successful in obtaining employment will be required to provide a Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening valid within six (6) months of start date as well as an up-to-date negative TB (Tuberculosis) test and proof of current immunization status.

In Ontario, ParaMed accommodates the needs of job applicants throughout its recruitment and selection processes in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Accommodation needs must be provided in advance.

Job Type: Casual

Job Location:

  • Beachburg, ON

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