AbleLiving Services is a non-profit organization providing personal support services to adults with disabilities living within their own home or one of our independent living facilities. Our clients direct and customize the services they receive and we support them to maximize their independence and enhance their quality of life. We provide services across the Golden Horseshoe in the Mississauga, Burlington, Stoney Creek, Brant County, and Hamilton communities.
If you are an individual who values teamwork, honesty, respect, innovation, versatility, and excellence then we would like to hear from you!
We are currently hiring Part Time and Full Time Personal Attendants to join our team located in Paris, Ontario.
This position is responsible for providing non-medical personal support services, life-skills support, and light housekeeping duties to support individuals in the transition from hospital to the community. Such duties are carried out in accordance with Client Service plan, laws and regulations governing service provision.
A High School Diploma and experience in the provision of personal support services to people with disabilities and/or seniors are requirements for this position.
Additional certification in personal support care, first aid, health care or other related qualification preferred.
Ability to empathize with people with physical and emotional needs is essential
Knowledge of basic math and the ability to do calculations and quantity measurements are required
Must be able to plan and organize work and perform tasks according to priority
Ability to make solid decisions and problem-solve effectively are also essential
Good oral and written communication skills, with a competent level of English, are requirements
Able to communicate in other languages is an asset
Must demonstrate high commitment to providing exceptional customer service and be reliable, punctual, and capable of managing time effectively
Ability to develop supportive relationships and work collaboratively with clients, family members, colleagues, volunteers, and community partners are essential
Must be able to take direction and work independently as well as part of a team
A satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check or Criminal Reference Check is required
Thrive Group welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodation in the completion of this application please contact the HR Department at 289-309-8477 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.