Job Category: Part Time
Personal Support Worker –
Get Better with ParaMed Home Health Care!
ParaMed Home Health Care is the place to be offering our employees autonomy and independence in their work, flexible and accommodating schedules, training and skills development and career advancement opportunities.
Our employees provide their clients with holistic care - where you are a caregiver, teacher, leader, therapist and friend. Experience diversity and life long learning – where the skills that you learn contribute to making you a confident and accomplished practitioner. Choose ParaMed for support, where we’ll provide you with orientation, mentorship and ongoing training. If you share these same goals and values, let's talk - we'd love to have you on our team!
We are currently looking for Personal Support Workers in York Region. Specifically Newmarket, Holland Landing, Keswick, Sutton, Pefferlaw, Aurora, Schomberg, Kleinburg, King City.
In a home care setting you will assist clients with routine activities of daily living and personal care. You will be responsible to provide home care to clients in the areas of:
Quality of Life: relieving caregivers, teaching clients how to live independently, advocating for client independence, encouraging clients to try things to increase independence, playing games, talking, reading.
Activities of Daily Living: waking clients up, bathing and grooming, dressing, assisting with medication, toileting, shopping and meal preparation, eating, housekeeping and laundry, monitoring client status, ambulation and transporting client.
- PSW Certificate or Equivalency
- Valid First Aid and CPR certification required
- Valid driver's license and access to a car is required
- Flexible to work weekends
- Experience working with the acutely ill, chronically ill or palliative clients is an asset
To apply for this position please email your resume to Kathy@yorkworks.ca include the word "PSW" in the subject line of the email, or apply directly online at www.yorkworks.ca click on Jobs.