Urgently Hiring: Personal Support Worker ( Permanent)
**Offer typically made within one week of Interview date.
Join our growing team!
Highgate Residence is a retirement home located in the quite residential community of Ancaster. At Highgate our focus is on quality care of our residents including their spiritual, emotional, physical , social and cognitive needs.Our staff are always available to give a helping hand or willing to share a smile. Their attitude and commitment transform a building into ''Our Community''.
Location: Highgate Residence
325 Fiddlers Green Rd . Ancaster,ON.
Highgate Residence has not had a Covid-19 outbreak and practices proper infection control procedures. All staff are provided with proper PPE including gloves, masks, gown and face shield or googles.
· Employer Paid health care after 3 months
· Employer paid Dental care after 1 year
· Discounted/free food
· On-site parking
- Assist with residents’ personal hygiene, which may include:
- Fingernail care (clean, cut only; toenail care to be done only be specialized foot care person)
- Perineal care
- Mouth care
- Skin care
- Hair care
- Assist residents with transfers and going to the toilet.
- Assist when residents are ill and must remain in their room.
- Assist with incontinence pads when necessary.
- Deliver meal trays to ill residents’ rooms as required and remove meal tray within two hours of service.Answer emergency calls and provide assistance when needed
- Follow daily, weekly, and monthly routines for specific duties.
- Report and document any changes in residents’ physical or mental ability.
- Identify residents’ increased needs for personal care.
- Personal Support Worker Certificate required or equivalent experience in nursing from outside of Canada
- Applicants working towards Personal Support Worker certificate Nursing diploma will also be considered
Valid Police check for the vulnerable sector
TB skin test results
Job Types: Full time, Permanent
Salary: $17.50 per hour
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: From $17.50 per hour
- Dental care
- Discounted or free food
- Extended health care
- On-site parking
- 10 hour shift
- Monday to Friday
- Night shift
- Support Care: 1 year (Required)