Love helping people? We're looking for passionate, hardworking, and self-directed people to join our team of caregivers. Spark Inc is an innovative and award-winning organization that matches clients to the best one to one care in the community.
Personal Support Worker
Our client is a lovely woman in her 30s living in the Trainyards area of Ottawa. Living with Spina Bifida and having experienced a Shunt failure and Cardiac Arrest, she is looking for support to assist her with self-catheterization, showering, helping with the cats, light housekeeping, meal prep, and some companionship! She is a movie fanatic and loves being on the computer. The ideal candidate would have PSW certification, have excellent communication skills, and be good with cats.
Every second weekend 10a-1p
Flexible scheduling options
Anticipated start date: Immediate
Cover letter outlining why you would be a great match for Spark. Tell us who you are!
Valid First Aid and CPR level C certification
Smartphone with a data plan
Criminal Record & Vulnerable Sector Check (within the last 12 months)
University or College education in a related field
Spark is looking to hire motivated, dedicated, and experienced Support Workers. In this role, you'll be supporting individuals in the community requiring direct care with personal hygiene, meal preparation, organization, and light housekeeping. Care is tailored to each person, so each position is unique. Some clients need mainly in-home support. Others require support participating in community activities. Whatever the circumstances, we want people who will genuinely care about their well-being.
Why Choose Spark? At Spark, we value community, work life balance and career development. To help foster your personal and professional growth, we partner with Spark U, a nonprofit focused on equipping, educating, and empowering caregivers. Spark U makes your job easier so you can focus more on you and your clients. Whatever our clients' age, background, or circumstances, we help them choose the perfect fit from our handpicked team of passionate, skilled and committed caregivers. As a caregiver with Spark, you have a voice in the matching process. We believe that your input will foster the best long-term relationships with your clients. At Spark you'll have flexibility, autonomy and a team who truly cares about you.