Personal Support Workers (PSW) - Oakville/Burlington

  • CalaCare Home Health Care Services
  • Burlington, ON, Canada
  • Feb 09, 2018
Part time Health Care

Job Description

Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic, reliable Personal Support Worker to join the CalaCare team! We have clients in the Oakville & Burlington area that require care. Casual/PT positions available, hours are flexible based on applicants availability.

RESPONSIBILITIES

- Assistance with activities of daily living

- Communication with family members and health care team

- Documentation

- Knowledge of safe use of hoyer lifts and other assistive devices

- Knowledge of the palliative approach to care

We are looking for the following characteristics and qualifications:

- Proper certification, training, and experience for the position for which you are applying

- Desire to spend quality time one-on-one with a client to ensure all care is client-centred

- Positive attitude

- Willingness to go the extra mile for your clients

- CPR & first aid training

- Vulnerable sector police check

- Up to date immunizations and TB test

- Ability to speak, read and write in English

- Driver’s license and reliable transportation

- Access to a smartphone in order to utilize GPS clock in/out technology

- Three references

- Open to travelling around Oakville, Burlington, and Hamilton for shifts

WE OFFER:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Huge opportunities for growth and professional development
  • Opportunity to be part of an exciting organization
  • Opportunity to truly make an impact in the lives of the clients whom we serve through quality care and personal attention.