|Position Title:||PSW- Personal Support Worker|
|Compensation:||$16.00 per hour|
|Hours:||24 hours per week|
|Job Description:||The Personal Support Worker (PSW) works in a community setting or a long term care home, under the direction of a regulated health care provider, to provide homemaking, personal care and related Activities of Daily Living (ADL) in the client’s home.
Depending on the request for assistance, other services may include: companionship, emotional support, respite/palliative care or childcare.
Personal care includes assisting the client in stabilization with sitting, standing or walking. Related tasks may include dietary management, household chores essential to the client’s health and well-being.
Reporting observations on the client’s condition, especially changes from normal behavior
Preparing in-home client file, using correct information and proper documentation procedure
Performing client care according to the agreed upon Client Care Plan
Assisting with simple health care routines, such as reminders to maintain dietary restrictions, medication regimen, and recommended exercises
Teaching of safety and home management skills, while promoting independence
Immediately reporting any emergency situations to the Nurse Supervisor and/or Charge Nurse
Other duties as assigned
|Job Requirements:||Personal attributes of a successful PSW at Preferred Health Care Services include: flexible and creative, reliable, mature, friendly and courteous with a desire to help.
Must have a current Personal Support Worker certificate.
Current First Aid and CPR Certificate is required.
Updated Police /Vulnerable Sector Clearance completed.
Updated Medical TB completed.
Must be able to work on the weekends.
Must be able to drive in the Toronto and Markham.
|How To Apply:||Click on Apply or contact your Career Specialist.|