Company: Regis & Smith
Position: Personal Support Worker
Location: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
We are looking for caring and compassionate individuals to become a part of our team and join our mission of enhancing the lives of aging adults throughout our community. We provide a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their home and meet the challenges of aging with dignity, care and compassion. Duties include, but are not limited to:
Providing companionship and conversation to stimulate, encourage, and assist a senior client
Assisting clients in maintaining their homes by providing light housekeeping tasks such as meal preparation, dusting, laundry, vacuuming
Providing medication reminders
Supporting senior clients in completing their activities of daily living including toileting, bathing, dressing, feeding, and ambulation assistance
Escorting clients to medical appointments
Hospice and palliative support
Requirements to be a Personal Support Worker:
Completion of Personal Support Worker diploma OR
Completion of Nursing degree in any country OR
Currently enrolled in a nursing program, having completed at least one year
Ability to communicate with clients in a friendly and congenial manner
Possess a valid driver’s license is an asset, but not essential.
Possess a vehicle with valid auto insurance is an asset but not essential.
PAID training opportunities to our employees to help them be successful in their careers.
Flexible work hours ideal for students or individuals looking for a company that can provide them with work/life balance.
Minimum 3 hour shifts working with one client.
Maximum 12 hour shifts working with one client.
We operate 24/7, so someone is always available to provide assistance when needed.
Regular quality assurance visits from supervisors to ensure our employees feel supported in their work assignments.
Monetary bonuses and other incentives for individuals who go above and beyond for their senior clients.
We are committed to our employees. Join an organization that cares about you where you are never made to feel like a number on a list of employees. We get to know our employees personally and are committed to finding the right work assignment for them.
Candidates must provide a vulnerable sector check, as well as three professional references All qualified applicants will be considered throughout the application process without unlawful discrimination or harassment because of race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status or disability, or any other prohibited grounds of discrimination under applicable law. Our franchise is committing to providing accommodation in compliance with applicable human rights law. You will be given a copy of the job description for the position for which you have applied. If you require accommodation in order to perform the job duties, it is your responsibility to let us know.
Apply online today at http://www.regisandsmith.ca/job.php?ad=1511990547
You must be a current resident of Canada to apply for this position.
If you are not a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident, you will need an employment authorization before you begin to work or continue working in Canada.
Experience Required: yes
Paid or Volunteer: paid
Health & Medical
Job Posted by:
Regis & Smith