Personal Support Worker (PSW)
Ultima Home Care Inc.
Lambton Shores, ON

We will start you off at $22/hr with an additional 40 cents/km between clients plus bonuses for community PSW work within the Grand Bend/Lambton Shores area.

Requirements:

  • Independent, Accountable, Punctual & Reliable!
  • Owns a cell phone with data, and can operate our simple effective software to clock in, clock out, and check off completion notes
  • Communicate effectively with our coordination staff with your availability.
  • Can communicate effectively in English. Secondary languages are a huge plus!
  • A Personal Support Worker or Equivalent Certificate from recognized Canadian Institute
  • Must have a reliable vehicle and valid Ontario driver's licence
  • Already possess a satisfactory Criminal Reference Check & Vulnerable Sector
  • Valid CPR certification (or in the process of renewal)

Responsibilities:

  • Comprehend care plans provided by families or healthcare administrators and determine ways to implement them effectively, suggesting any changes needed after close observation
  • Assist patients with ambulation, ROM activities (as per care plan) and positioning.
  • Provide them support in bathing, toileting, dressing and grooming
  • Ensure that patients’ food is prepared according to a specific healthcare plan and assist them in partaking their meals if required.
  • Light housekeeping such as dusting, washing dishes, folding laundry & changing bed linens
  • Provide emotional support to distressed patients and provide them with companionship
  • Ensure patient dignity by keeping personal and medical information confidential
  • Recognize emergency situations and escalation process and perform First Aid and CPR in dire circumstances

Rewards:

We offer these wages because we value the hard work that you do and feel that a great PSW deserves great pay.

Working for us you will also find an awesome support team ready to back you in the field.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $22.00 to $23.00 /hour

Licence:

  • Driver's Licence (Preferred)
  • CPR (Required)
  • PSW (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)