Personal Support Worker (PSW)

  • Full Time
  • Orillia


Personal Support Worker (PSW) Job Locations CA-ON-Orillia ID 2022-1201 Category Support Worker Position Type Part-Time Who We Are Sign-on Bonus of $750CarePartners is one of Ontario’s largest, most reputable and well-established accredited home health care providers, providing nursing, personal support, home support, palliative, therapy and rehabilitation support services for patients of all ages across urban and rural Ontario. We visit approximately 80,000 patients each year in homes, schools, clinics, workplaces and retirement homes, spread across 14 branches and 21 nursing clinics.We continuously innovate to meet patient needs with specialized (award-winning) care programs and technology, including virtual care and AI. Overview Are you proud to contribute your skills to delivering quality health care? PSWs are an integral part of a health care team, and in this role, you will encourage, support, and promote independence for patients in home and community care settings by assisting with activities of daily living under the supervision of our Personal Support Manager.We are looking for Personal Support Workers (PSWs) to help us bring patient and family-centered care to in patients in the Orillia area. Are you someone we should meet? What We Offer Competitive Wages, Incentives and PerksCompetitive wage grid $20.43 to $22.61 per hourA special $750 bonus for signing with CarePartnersPAID MILEAGE at 0.45 per/km PLUS travel timePaid orientation and hands-on mentoring from experienced, caring staffAccess to group discounts, including exclusive discounts from various retailersTotal rewards program which includes health & dental benefitsA robust Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family membersFlexible hours and a variety of assignmentsOpportunities for continuing education and trainingHands on mentoring and leadership supportOpportunities to volunteer in countries with limited access to healthcare services What The Role Involves Assisting with daily living activities, such as personal care (rise and retire), assistance with household tasks, respite care, medication assistance, special functionsPromoting a safe environment by demonstrating proper body mechanics, safe transfer techniques, and home safetyProviding cognitive, social and/or emotional support to the patientPreparing nutritious, varied and economical meals and snacks, including special diets, as determined by the care plan, using proper food preparation, storage, and hygiene practices. What You Bring A strong desire and commitment to making a difference in the lives of their patientsExceptional interpersonal skillsAbility to work both independently and as part of a teamAvailability to work non-traditional hours, such as early morning, evenings, and alternate weekendsA valid driver’s license and vehicleValid certificate as a Personal Support Worker, Internationally Trained Nurse, Health Care Aid, Developmental Support Worker, Home Support Worker, or enrollment in a Nursing programTo protect our patients, we require current vulnerable sector check screening, a clear background check and proof of COVID 19 vaccination*