Personal Support Worker PSW $5000.00 return of service initiative Gananoque We are currently hiring Full -Time Personal Support Worker (PSW)
This PSW ( Personal Support Worker) position is part of the return of service initiative where upon completion of 6 months service, PSWs may be eligible to receive $5,000 ( paid out in 2 installments)
We are seeking several dynamic, passionate Personal Support Workers (PSWs), who want to be part of the transformational change in home and community care by providing care in a truly client-centered approach utilizing our organizational PSW practice framework - OCAR (Observe, Coach, Assist, Report). As a PSW you will assist the clients with their activities of daily living and provide care activities that are delegated or taught from registered or registered practical nurses. You will be part of a diverse, collaborative care team that will provide services to a roster of clients in the community with... a focus on a holistic plan of care and client-centered goals addressing clients physical, cognitive, social, emotional and spiritual needs.
As a Personal Support Worker (PSW), you will assist clients in the activities of personal care, household management and generalized services as per the client care plan and in conjunction with SE Healths policies and procedures
There are many reasons why you will want to bring your talent to our team: This is a full-time salaried role Candidates must have PSW Certificate. You will be part of a distinguished Canadian, not-for-profit organization with a century of experience You will experience opportunities to use many of your skills and expand your knowledge Ongoing opportunities for continuing education, training and professional development Total Rewards program which includes group benefits, and pension plan Education bursaries Extensive paid orientation and preceptorship program Subsidized OPSWA memberships Tuition Assistance Program WorkPerks®, which gives access to exclusive discounts from leading brand name companies and trusted local businesses. Eligible PSWs will receive the $3.00 per hour for all client care hours as announced by the Government of Ontario. Please discuss with your recruiter during the interview.
Qualifications accepted to work as a PSW: Valid Certificate as a Personal Support Worker (PSW) Nursing students who have completed 2 clinical rotations. Home Support Level 2 or level 3 from a recognized curriculum Valid Certificate as a Health Care Aid
Requirements: Current First Aid / CPR Certificate Current immunization record (TB test completed within the past 12 months) is required upon hire Current vulnerable sector check screening is required upon hire Availability to work days OR evenings including weekends A willingness to attain required SE Health certifications Enthusiasm and love of home community care and passion for evidence-informed practice & care excellence Ability to be flexible and adaptable with excellent organizational skills Ability to take initiative and adaptable to rapidly changing demands Excellent interpersonal, communication (oral and written) and critical thinking skills Demonstrated skills working independently and in a team environment A demonstrated appreciation for quality improvement processes Basic computer skills would be an asset This is a physically demanding position and requires hand, arm and shoulder dexterity, sensory ability, lifting to a maximum of approximately fifty-five (55) pounds, walking, climbing stairs, standing, bending, reaching, and frequent movement.
To be eligible for the return of service the PSWs must: Successfully complete an Ontario PSW training program that meets the ; Graduate from their training program on or after April 1, 2020; and Fulfill the full-time work schedule offered by the employer Gananoque ON
Personal Support Worker PSW $5000.00 return of service initiative Gananoque SE Health Gananoque