Personal Support Worker/ Home Care Aide provides personal care, home care and companionship for seniors and people with disabilities. Care is provided within client's residence, Long Term Care facilities or Retirement Home.
Required job responsibilities:
Provide care and companionship for seniors, people with disability, and/or families during periods of incapacitation, convalescense or family disruption
Administer bedside and personal care to clients such as aide in ambulation, bathing, personal hygiene and toileting
Plan and prepare meals and special diets, and feed or assist in feeding clients
May perform routine housekeeping duties such as laundry, washing dishes and making beds
Personal Support Worker (PSW)Certificate, DSW Certificate, Health Care Aide Certificate or Personal Care Attendance Certificate. Internationally Trained Nurses or Ontario Nursing Students (1 year experience) may also apply!
Current certificate in standard first aid and CPR
Ability to work independently.
Excellent communication and listening skills.
Compassionate, patient and caring nature.
Able to work in a stressful environment.
Must be physically and mentally fit to handle the demands of care giving.
The PSW will be required to maintain a safe working environment for themselves and their clients.
There may be emergency situations where the PSW will have to react quickly with sound judgement.
The scope of duties described in this document may not include all duties to be performed by the PSW and is subject to change.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract
Salary: $15.00 to $18.00 /hour
If interested to apply, please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.