PSW / PA Community Hamilton @Home (Capability Support Services)

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Part-time

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We are currently hiring for Personal Attendants and Personal Support Workers to join our team at Hamilton@Home.  Servicing seniors living in their own homes on the Hamilton Mountain, Hamilton@Home clients have access to PSW supports 24 hours per day, 7 days per week for scheduled visits and emergency assistance.  A variety of shifts are available.

If you are looking for an employer who will provide you with a competitive compensation package, on-going skills training, opportunities to grow and develop and a career that will make a difference in the lives of others – we want to hear from you.

DUTIES INCLUDE:

Personal Support Workers/Personal Attendants provide assistance to seniors with Activities of Daily Living including but not limited to:

  • Personal Hygiene - washing, mouth care, hair care and preventative skin care
  • Routine Personal Activities - transferring / positioning / turning, dressing / undressing, assistance with eathing, toileting / bowel routines, range of motion exercises
  • Homemaking Services - house cleaning, laundry, shopping, menu planning
  • Activities related to everyday communication

All clients are able to direct their care.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to empathize with people with physical and emotional needs is essential.
  • Must demonstrate high commitment to providing exceptional customer service and be reliable, punctual, and capable of managing time effectively.
  • Ability to make solid decisions and problem-solve effectively are also essential.
  • Prior experience or knowledge of providing support services for people with disabilities and/or seniors an asset -- but Capability Support Services is willing to train.
  • Must have a valid driver's license and access to a reliable vehicle.

Thrive Group welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodation in the completion of this application please contact the HR Department at 289-309-8477 or send an email to hr@thrivegroup.ca.