Cambridge, Guelph, Waterloo
ParaMed is pleased to partner with the Ontario government to provide an additional $3/hour temporary increase for PSW staff to supplement regular earning
ParaMed takes great pride in the safety and wellbeing of all employees. We provide full access to Personal Protective Equipment to ensure both employees and clients are reassured of their safety throughout the delivery of care. Successful vaccination programs in retirement and long-term care facilities has resulted in the provincial government’s lifting of single site restrictions – fully-vaccinated staff can now work in retirement home, LTC, and home care!
About the Role:
The Book Off team will be a regularly scheduled group of PSW\HSW’s who will be deployed to cover patients left without a care provider due to Book Off’s and illnesses. The role will not provide regular scheduled vacation coverage. Employees will be required to drive in the Waterloo-Wellington region comprising of Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge & Guelph.
Book Off employees will not be assigned a regular patient caseload schedule. Book Off employees will receive their schedule as soon as the Book Off coordinator is aware of a book off. This could be as early as the evening before or the day of in the morning (by 7am, earlier if possible). The process will be they simply inherit the schedule of the employee that booked Off. Any assigned\trained\delegated tasks may need to be assigned to an already trained employee.If PSW's/HSW's complete the book offs prior to end of shift they will be assigned additional work.
What's in it for you:
Direct rate only
No travel time
Mileage reimbursement at current PSS rate
Will work a full shift (i.e. 8-4, 7 -7 etc.).
Must have a car and be okay with travelling all over Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, and Guelph and rural areas
Must be PSW certified (and have experience) or an experienced HSW
Must be able to work available schedule
Cannot have any limitations in terms of clients they can see
Must have good communication skills and the ability to stand up for themselves
- In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and ParaMed Policies on Accommodation, a request for accommodation will be accepted as part of ParaMed hiring process*