Personal Attendant (PSW) - Dunnville

Cayuga, Ontario, Canada

Capability Support Services is a not-for-profit organization that provides quality attendant services to seniors and individuals with a physical disability in Supportive Housing, Assistive Living and Attendant Outreach environments.  If you are an individual who values teamwork, honesty, respect, innovation, versatility and excellence then we would like to hear from you. 

We are currently hiring a Personal Attendant (PSW) to join our team in Dunnville, Ontario at Maple Grove Place and in the Community.

All positions will offer you a competitive wage, paid orientation and on-going professional development opportunities.


DUTIES INCLUDE:

  • Providing non-medical personal support services for clients to enable them to remain in their own homes and/or live as independently as possible within Assistive Living programs.
  • Support with daily living, life-skills, light housekeeping and social activities
  • All duties are carried out under the direction of the client or alternate decision maker and in accordance with Client Service Contracts, laws and regulations governing service provision.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Prior experience or knowledge of providing support services for people with disabilities and/or seniors an asset.
  • Additional certification in personal support services, health care, and first aid or other related certifications is preferred.
  • Ability to empathize with people with physical and emotional needs is essential.
  • Knowledge of basic math and ability to do calculations and quantity measurements are required.
  • Must be able to plan and organize work and perform tasks according to priority.
  • Ability to make solid decisions and problem-solve effectively are also essential.
  • Good oral and written communication skills, with a competent level of English are required.
  • Must demonstrate high commitment to providing exceptional customer service and be reliable, punctual, and capable of managing time effectively.
  • Must be available to work within a 24 hour, seven day/week work schedule.
  • Ability to develop supportive relationships and work collaboratively with clients, family members, colleagues, volunteers, and community partners are essential.
  • Must be able to take direction and work independently as well as part of a team.


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.