Due to exciting growth in Retirement, we are currently seeking a Casual / Part Time Personal Support Worker to join our team at the Village of Taunton Mills located in Whitby, Ontario. Part time and casual hours available on days, evenings and nights.
Agrees with the objectives and philosophy of the Village and displays a caring, respectful attitude toward the residents, families, and team members
Supports and embraces a resident-centered social culture
Works well independently and as a co-operative team member
Communicates effectively with others
Possesses excellent time management and organizational skills
Possesses exemplary customer service skills
Demonstrates skill with computers (PointClickCare, MS Word, internet, and office equipment)
Sound knowledge of lift and transfer skills
Committed to supporting residents with a high quality of personal care
Able to cope with the physical, mental, and emotional demands of the job
Valid PSW Certificate that is 600 hours or greater and meets the vocational standards established by the Ministry of Training, Colleges & Universities, the standards established by the National Association of Career Colleges, or the standards established by the Ontario Community Support Association is an asset but not required.
The Personal Support Worker (PSW) acts as an advocate for residents and supports resident-centered service delivery. A PSW works as part of an interdisciplinary team to support residents holistically and to advocate for residents to actively participate in making decisions. PSWs assist the resident with all activities of daily living. They support residents with personal hygiene care, as well as basic nursing care. The PSW observes and reports any changes in the resident’s status to the Registered Practical Nurse or Charge Nurse.
The positions are ‘people intensive’, with a substantial component of the job involving fostering exemplary resident/family relations, and providing the highest level of customer service possible, with a concentration on flexible living and quality of life.
At Schlegel Villages, we aspire to provide all members of our communities, including team members, with a life enriching experience. Family owned and operated, we take our mission seriously: "to provide holistic health care in a home environment, located within an internal neighbourhood design that promotes a caring community with emphasis on optimal health and life purpose for each resident." Our passionate team members have the right skills, knowledge and share the organizational values. We provide ongoing training and education programs and hire the best people, provide the best training and education, and support them with the best leadership.
Schlegel Villages is pleased to accommodate individual needs in accordance with the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), within our recruitment process. If you require accommodation at any time throughout the recruitment process, please speak with the hiring leader.
If you are interested and meet the above qualifications, please complete a candidate profile and upload a current resume.
Personal Support Worker, health care aide, home worker
We thank all interested candidates. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.