Personal Support Worker (PSW) Assisted Living

Burlington, Ontario, Canada Part-time

We are currently hiring for Part Time and Casual Personal Attendants and Personal Support Workers to join our Supportive Housing teams in Burlington.  Teams requiring support include Aldershot Village (540 Plains Rd. East, Burlington) and Carey House (1401 Ontario St. Burlington).

Applicants will be considered for all available positions.  If you are an individual who values Teamwork, Honesty, Respect, Innovation, Versatility and Excellence then we would like to hear from you.

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

At our Aldershot Village program, our PSWs provide support to seniors residing in their own apartments.  All apartments are located at 540 Plains Rd. East.  Carey House is home to 10 residents with physical disabilities.  In both programs, our PSWs provide assistance with activities of daily living to assist our clients in living as independently as possible.  Both Aldershot Village and Carey House are easily accessible by bus from Hamilton or Burlington.  No vehicle is required to carry out job responsibilities.

 

DUTIES INCLUDE:

Personal Support Workers/Personal Attendants provide assistance to seniors and individuals with Activities of Daily Living including but no limited to:

  • assistance with personal care and hygiene
  • transfers and/or repositioning
  • range of motion exercises
  • light meal preparation
  • light housekeeping

All clients are able to direct their care.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must demonstrate a high commitment to providing exceptional customer service.
  • Must demonstrate a passion for caring.
  • Clear Vulnerable Sector Police Clearance (or willing to obtain).
  • PSW Certificate not required, but an asset.
  • Willing to train.

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.