Personal Support Workers / Personal Attendants (Capability Support Services)

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Full-time

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We are currently hiring Personal Attendants and Personal Support Workers to join our teams in Hamilton.  Teams requiring support include Community Based (Attendant Outreach), Supportive Housing and Assistive Living arrangements.  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.

 

DUTIES INCLUDE:

Personal Support Workers/Personal Attendants provide assistance to seniors and individuals with Activities of Daily Living including but no 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.
  • Good oral and written communication skills, with a competent level of English are required.
  • 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.
  • Additional certification in personal support services, health care, and first aid or other related certifications is an asset.

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.