ParaMed is pleased to partner with the Ontario government to provide an additional $3/hour temporary increase for PSW staff to supplement regular earning. Furthermore, ParaMed is pleased to partner with the Ontario government to provide an additional $3/hour temporary increase for PSW staff to supplement regular earnings.
Do you have a PSW (Personal Support Worker), HSW (Home Support Worker) certificate, Developmental Service Worker Diploma, Paramedic Diploma, 1st year of Nursing completed or are an internationally trained Nurse or Doctor? If so, we want to hear from you! These credentials can get you working in community health care as a support worker today!
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!
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. We are honoured to have received the Employer of Distinction Award by Conestoga College’s Corporate Training department in recognition of our innovative college partnership. As this program has expanded from Kitchener-Waterloo to London, Hamilton and Ottawa, we have supported over 200 students in joining the Community Health Care sector.
What does “Redefining Care” mean to you?
Since 1974 ParaMed Home Health Care has been caring for people in their homes, offering a full range of home health care services including personal care, homemaking, therapy and nursing services. But beyond the medical and personal support, ParaMed offers more to our clients by not just considering their condition but their character.
Our ability to successfully match caregivers with clients has allowed us to grow into the largest home care team in Canada with over 10,000 staff members and 75,000 clients.
ParaMed is currently seeking dedicated and compassionate individuals to join our team of Personal Support Workers (PSW)! Our PSW staff provide unique care that is sensitive to patient’s individual needs which allows them to continue residing within their own home.
Why choose ParaMed?
Access to ParaMed’s 2021 compensation packages including new wage grids and mileage policy
Paid orientation and training
Health and dental benefits
Autonomy and independence
Company-issued mobile device for scheduling and company communications
Continuous training and skills development
Opportunities for career advancement within ParaMed
TB test on-site at no charge
Vulnerable sector check cost is reimbursed
Membership to Perkopolis and other retailer discounts
Employee and Family Assistance Program
What does your background look like?
Personal Support Worker Certificate or equivalent (Home Support Worker, Developmental Support Worker, Nursing Student, or International Registered Nurse)
Previous experience providing personal care to clients
A willingness to travel within a designated geographical area to see patients
Ability to provide a clear Vulnerable Sector Search upon hire
Ability to work every-other weekend or one day every weekend (full-time only)
Exceptional communication skills when interacting with clients and their families
If you enjoy making people smile, we know you will love a career with ParaMed! We want you to join our team of spirited and fun-loving professionals as we support the neighbors in our community!
- 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*