Personal Support Workers (PSW)/ Caregiver/Health Care Aide in the Community (Certified/Not Certified are welcome) - Capability Support Services

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Looking for a Great Place to Work, we can offer you Full or Part time hours check us out!

We are currently hiring Personal Attendants and Personal Support Workers to join our teams in Hamilton or Burlington Community.  We are curently looking for caregivers interested in providing home-to-home visits in the Hamilton Mountain/Ancaster and/or Burlington area.  If you are an individual who values Teamwork, Honesty, Respect, Innovation, Versatility and Excellence then we would like to hear from you.

This position will offer you:

  • Progressive wage scale starting at $18/hr and first increase wage at 420 hours
  • Generous mileage reinbursement of 0.52/km
  • On-going professional development opportunities
  • Consistent set schedules or casual shifts, both available

*Monday-Friday dayshift lines available with a weekday off and rotating weekends (occasional evenings also available. 

 DUTIES INCLUDE:

Personal Support Workers/Caregivers provide assistance to seniors and persons with disabilities with:

  • Personal Hygiene - washing, grooming, hair care and preventative skin care
  • Routine Personal Activities - transferring, dressing / undressing, toileting, range of motion exercises
  • Homemaking Services - light housekeeping and laundry

All clients are able to direct their care.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Valid driver's licence and vehicle is an asset but not required as we occassionally have bussing lines available.
  • 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.
  • 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.