19-R2644 - Resident Home Worker TPT - OPEN
St Joseph's Care Group
Thunder Bay, ON
Bargaining Unit: UNIFOR-HRM
Status: Part Time TEMPORARY
Site: Hogarth Riverview Manor - Various Units
Shifts: Days including weekends
Rate of Pay: $15.00 - $16.20 per hour

Reporting to the Clinical Manager and under the unit supervision of the Professional Staff (RPNs and RNs), the Resident Home Worker is responsible for assisting the nursing staff in tasks that require no hands on care of the resident. Duties include: transporting residents to programs, dining room and appointments within the Home; answering call bells and delivering messages to the nursing staff, maintaining organization in resident's rooms and maintaining supplies; and assisting with resident nutrition, including feeding residents.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Education/Experience:
  • Grade 12 diploma
  • Demonstrated experience and interest in working with seniors
Skills/Abilities:
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to client centered care
  • Ability to work as part of a team and also independently, with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated regular attendance at work
Conditions of Employment:
  • Must undergo a sucessful police record check with vulnerable sector*
  • Must sign and abide by confidentiality agreement
  • For new employees, or current employees transferring into a Long Term Care position from outside of Long Term Care, this position requires the submission and acceptance by Human Resources of a Police Record Check - Vulnerable Sector Check that is issued for St. Joseph's Care Group (SJCG) and is determined to be negative and/or pose no significant risk to St. Joseph's Care Group and its clients.
St. Joseph's Care Group is committed to providing high quality client-centred care by building a respectful and inclusive workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves. Individuals who speak a second language including French, Finnish, Italian, Ojibway, Cree, Oji-Cree, etc. are encouraged to apply.

Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout the selection process.

Applications from all qualified individuals are welcome. We thank you for your interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.