Personal Support Worker (PSW) - Home and Community Care
Full Time and Part Time positions available
Halton, ON (Milton and Oakville)
Closing the Gap Healthcare (CTG) is proud to be a Canadian owned, award-winning, fully accredited and government (Ministry of Health) funded organization.
We are dedicated to providing people of all ages the highest level of care across a wide range of home-based and clinic healthcare services. Everything we do is based on ethical principles and compassion, together with our commitment to meet the highest practice standards. We are, in every way, A Team Made for Caring™.
Our team of healthcare professionals delivers care to thousands of clients each day enabling people to close the gap between their healthcare needs and overall well-being, caring the way we care for our own loved ones.
The ideal Personal Support Worker will have:
A Personal Support Worker - PSW - Certificate or equivalent from a recognized institution in the province of Ontario OR a retired nurse or Nursing student or Internationally trained nurse, or Nursing students in their 3rd or 4th year of a Nursing Program.
Outstanding focus on client safety
Exemplary skills in delivering high-quality customer experiences
A proven track record of being accountable for multiple deliverables, reporting and high- quality performance
Experience in independent problem solving and recognizing when support from peers and supervisors is needed
Access to a reliable vehicle and Canadian’s Drivers license is a must
Your role will require:
A strong focus on client safety and ethical standards;
Developing respectful working relationships with clients and families to meet their care needs with the ability to maintain customer satisfaction
Respectful of the dignity and individuality of each client
Providing personal care to meet the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of each client
Observing , assessing, and reporting changes in clients’ behaviors and activities
Participating in multidisciplinary team work
Physical lifting abilities
Why should you apply?
Company provided mobile phone
Group Benefits and flexible hours
Positive culture and 24/7 professional support
Opportunities for further education
Pay Rate: Base wage $18.50 - $19.00 based on prior experience plus pandemic premium $3/hour for so long as current government-funded pandemic premiums remain in effect
Closing the Gap is monitoring the global COVID-19 pandemic closely and following all public health directives, including recommendations from the World Health Organization, the Government of Canada, and federal and provincial health authorities. Our top priority is the health and safety of our clients, their families and our team members.
Closing the Gap is committed to a high-quality and safe environment for our team members and clients/families. At Closing the Gap, all new hires must have received the complete series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days before the official start date of hire. Medical exemptions or any other kinds of requested exemptions based upon Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Closing the Gap is committed to the success of all its team members. If you feel you need accommodations because of illness or disability, please do not hesitate to contact Human Resources at email@example.com at your earliest convenience.
We are excited you are considering applying to become a valued member of our “Team Made for Caring”.
Personal Support Worker (PSW) Certificate is required
Internationally trained nurse
Nursing students in their 3rd or 4th year of a Nursing Program