Employment Type: Regular, Full-time or Part-time
Shifts: Days, evenings, and alternate weekends
Location: West Elgin and surrounding areas; including West Lorne, Rodney, Sheddon, Dutton, Wallacetown
Salary: Competitive pay rates: $18.50 - $19.00 based on prior experience plus pandemic premium of $3.00/hour for so long as current government-funded pandemic premiums remain in effect.
Closing the Gap Healthcare (CTG) is proud to be a Canadian owned, award-winning, fully accredited and government (Ministry of Health) funded organization.
We are dedicated to providing people of all ages the highest level of care across a wide range of home-based and clinic healthcare services. Everything we do is based on ethical principles and compassion, together with our commitment to meet the highest practice standards. We are, in every way, A Team Made for Caring™.
This position may appeal to you if:
You love the idea of making a direct impact to your clients’ lives.
You value working with a collaborative team and the guidance and direction of an experienced supervisor – At CTG we foster an environment of lifelong learning and sharing best practice.
The successful Personal Support Worker will have:
Personal Support Worker (PSW) Certificate from a recognized accredited institution from a province in Canada or equivalent or Nursing Students in their 3rd and 4th year of a Nursing Program.
Or an Internationally Trained Nurse with 1+ year of experience or Retired Nurses.
Outstanding focus on client safety and exemplary skills in delivering high-quality client experiences.
A proven track record of being accountable for multiple deliverables.
Skilled independent problem solver with the ability to recognize and seek support from peers and supervisors when needed.
Must have access to a reliable vehicle and a valid Canadian’s Driver’s license (G2/G).
The role will require:
A strong focus on client safety and ethical standards.
Developing respectful working relationships with clients and families to meet their care needs with the ability to maintain customer satisfaction.
Respectful of the dignity and individuality of each client.
Providing personal care to meet the physical, psychological, social, and spiritual needs of each client.
Observing, assessing, and reporting changes in clients’ behaviors and activities.
Participating in multidisciplinary teamwork.
As a member of A Team Made for Caring™ at Closing the Gap, you can expect:
Competitive wages based on experience.
Group benefits including an Employee Assistance Plan.
Company contributions to your RRSP.
Relocation assistance, where applicable.
Ongoing tools, webinars, and resources to support mental health.
A culture of recognition and appreciation.
A dynamic and collaborative team committed to excellence.
Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the recruitment and assessment process as required under the CTG Accessibility policy. If you require accommodation to apply, please contact Human Resources.
This position is open to individuals who are eligible to work in Canada, who meet all the essential requirements stated above.
If you are interested in this position and can demonstrate that you meet the requirements defined in this job description, we invite you to visit our website to apply for this position.