Personal Support Worker (3x)

Contract, Full-time, Permanent
North York, Toronto
Posted 2 weeks ago

Location 1: Toronto with some travel required

Location 2: Jarvis & Dundas (Hospice)

Location 3: Bayview & York Mills (Elderly Care)

There are many reasons why you will want to bring your talent to our team:

  • As a PSW you will be part of a distinguished Canadian, not-for-profit organization with a century of experience
  • As a PSW you will experience opportunities to use many of your skills and expand your knowledge
  • Ongoing opportunities for continuing education, training and professional development
  • Total Rewards program which includes group benefits, and pension plan
  • Education bursaries
  • Extensive paid orientation and preceptorship program
  • Subsidized OPSWA membership
  • Tuition Assistance Program

 Qualifications accepted to work as a PSW :

  • Current PSWCertificate or Nursing student (2 clinical placements completed)
  • Home Support Level 2 or level 3 from a recognized curriculum
  • Valid Developmental Support Worker Certificate.
  • Valid Certificate as a Health Care Aid
  • Internationally educated  Nurse,

Requirements:

  • Current First Aid / CPR Certificate 
  • A valid driver’s license and vehicle.
  • Current immunization record (TB test completed within the past 12 months) is required upon hire
  • Current vulnerable sector check screening is required upon hire
  • Availability to work days OR evenings including weekends
  • A willingness to attain required SE Health certifications.
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Effective problem-solving and conflict management skills.
  • Ability to work well within a changing environment.
  • A demonstrated appreciation for quality improvement processes.
  • Basic computer skills would be an asset
  • This is a physically demanding position and requires hand, arm and shoulder dexterity, sensory ability, lifting to a maximum of approximately fifty-five (55) pounds, walking, climbing stairs, standing, bending, reaching, and frequent movement

Job Features

Job CategoryHealthcare, Personal Support Worker

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