Personal Support Worker (PSW) – Part-Time

CarePartners

Personal Support Worker (PSW) – Part-Time Job Locations CA-ON-Kitchener ID 2023-1626 Category Support Worker Position Type Part-Time Who We Are Sign Up Bonus – up to $750 for New Hires HFO Return of Service PSW Grant Available – up to $5000When you join us at CarePartners, you’re building a career with a company who cares about their patients, their patients’ families, and their staff CarePartners is adding to our team of compassionate, thoughtful PSWs to serve Ontario communities. We bring kind and professional care to patients in need, and when you work with us, you make a positive impact in your community. Overview We have created defined schedules to meet our business needs. We are looking for Personal Support Workers (PSWs) to help bring patient and family-centered care to in patients in the WW 3 (Kitchener) area. We are hiring a Part-Time position with hours outlined below.GEO AREA INTERNAL REF. #FT or PTAVAILABILITYWEEKEND #WEEKEND BLOCK(S)WW 3WW 3 PT 01 PTMonday0600-14001Saturday1400-2359TuesdayoffWednesday0600-1400Thursday1400-2200Sunday1400-2359Friday0700-1700 What We Offer Competitive Wages, Incentives and PerksCompetitive wage grid $20.43 to $22.61 per hour A 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 retailers Total 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*