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Personal Support Worker

Job Code: 20170920

Terms of Employment: Casual

Wage: $12-13/hr

Job Description:

  • Bathing, assistance with dressing, nail and skin care, back care, foot care, shampoo and oral hygiene
  • Assistance with ambulation, transfers, range of motion exercise, safe use of equipment and assistive devices (walker, crutches, cane) change position
  • Assistance with toileting, use of bedpan, commode, or urinal
  • Emotional support and motivation through conversation, encouragement and recreational activities
  • Maintenance of appropriate agency records
  • Present and conduct themselves in a professional manner according to agency policy
  • Adhere to infection control and safety procedures which are in accordance with agency policy
  • Light housekeeping including changing of bed linens, vacuuming, sweeping, dusting of client’s environment, emptying client’s wastebaskets and garbage
  • Cleaning of the bathroom, including bathtub, sink and toilet. Cleaning of kitchen, including washing dishes, counter tops and the floor. Personal laundry and grocery shopping

Job Qualifications:

  • PSW certificate/ diploma
  • CPR/ First Aid Certificate
  • Vulnerable Sector Police Clearance form
  • Documentation showing a clear TB skin test
  • Completion of a college or an accredited vocational school training program
  • Satisfactory compliance with ComForCare bonding criteria
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and interact with clients, families, co-workers and all supervisors

Industry: Personal Support Work

Location: Downtown

How to Apply: If you meet these qualifications please email your cover letter and resume to jobdev@timeschange.org. Please quote Job Title and Job Code in the subject line. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Posted Date: September 20th, 2017


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