Enhanced Personal Support Worker – eHomeCare Program


Enhanced Personal Support Worker – eHomeCare Program Job Locations CA-ON-Walkerton ID 2022-1129 Category Support Worker Position Type Full-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 We are looking for energetic and dedicated Personal Support Workers to help patients in our community, with activities of daily living. You will help provide palliative and complex care, and stable pediatric care for children with complex needs. You will provide care to patients in their own homes, working collaboratively with specially trained nurses who will assist you through supportive technology. CarePartners will provide education specific to eHomeCare, as well as a comprehensive, fully paid orientation. What We Offer Competitive Wages, Incentives and PerksCompetitive wage grid $20.43 to $22.61 per hourOpportunity for guaranteed hours regardless of patient loadAn additional 0.50 cent premium for hours providing direct patient careA 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 membersTechnology and communication tools to enable integrated work with the nurseOpportunities for continuing education and trainingHands on mentoring and leadership supportOpportunities to volunteer in countries with limited access to healthcare services What The Role Involves Delivering care and support to patients and their families in their homeProviding quality, integrated care through direct communication between a nurse via laptop/tablet and the eHomeCare Support Worker via smartphone throughout their shift What You Bring A strong desire and commitment to making a difference in the lives of their patientsPassion for providing holistic, sensitive, individualized care to patients at end of lifeExperience with providing care to patients in their own homes (considered an asset)Ability to work independently and take direction and feedback effectivelyTechnological skills such as smartphones and virtual care delivery platformsExceptional interpersonal skillsAbility to work both independently and as part of a teamAvailability to work non-traditional hours, such as 8-12 hour night shifts and alternate weekendsA valid driver’s license and vehicleValid certificate as a Personal Support Worker or Internationally Trained Nurse 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*