Personal Support Worker/Home Support Worker

ParaMed is looking for Part-Time and Full-Time Personal Support Workers/Home Support Workers! For more information about this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

Employer Name: ParaMed Home Health Care
Location/Address: 25B Main St., Kenora, ON
Application Deadline: April 16, 2020
Email: heena.bhataria@paramed.com
Hours of Work: FT: 40-45, PT: 20-25
Wages: TBD

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:

• To adhere to the plan of care as determined by the supervisor;
• To observe and report on client’s care/service utilizing appropriate ParaMed forms or tools;
• To assist the client with personal care and hygiene and activities of daily living;
• To observe and report on changes in client’s condition to supervisor;
• To escalate medical emergencies to supervisor or emergency medical services as appropriate;
• To plan and prepare nutritious meals as required;
• To assist with ambulation, mobilization, transferring and adaptive aids;
• To demonstrate understanding of client needs and maximize abilities;
• To provide cognitive, social, emotional, and psychological support to the client/family;
• To maintain client information confidentiality;
• To respond to client/family concerns and ensure appropriate action taken within decision making authority and or concern communicated to supervisor;
• To assist in maintaining a safe and cleanly environment, including client’s equipment and belongings;
• To notify supervisor of any concerns impacting client’s safety;
• To attend in services to develop knowledge and skills;
• To uphold and promote the organization’s values and philosophy relating particularly to ethics, morality, and integrity as set out in ParaMed’ s Code of Conduct;
• To complete all other tasks as assigned

Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:

• Graduate of Personal Support Worker program (preferred)
• Experience working with seniors in the community health services setting (required)
• Must possess strong written and oral communication skills
• Demonstrated good attendance and past performance
• Demonstrated organizational and time management skills
• Strong interpersonal and customer focus skills
• Must have demonstrated sound skills and knowledge of providing personal care duties
• Ability to perform tasks that are necessary for the position, e.g. lifting/transferring clients
• Maintain Valid Vulnerable Sector Screening and clear Criminal Reference Check

How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Please visit Website www.paramed.com/careers
OR
Resumes can be sent to Email: heena.bhataria@paramed.com

Full Time Hours Per Week: 40-45
Part Time Hours Per Week: 20-25
Advertising Method: General Ad