Personal Support Worker – Home Support

Private Household based in Toronto, ON is looking suitable applicants for the position of Personal Support Worker – Home Support who are self-motivated and have good interpersonal skills. The candidate who got selected will be required to start work as soon as possible. The vacancies refer to full time or permanent employment.

Employer Name: Private Household
Position: Personal Support Worker – Home Support
No. of vacancies: 1
Salary: $2,800 monthly for 60 hours per week
Employment type: Permanent employment, Full time
Location: Toronto, ON

Job Description

  • The candidate would be responsible for shopping food and household supplies
  • The candidate will be required to provide personal care such as toileting, bathing, and perineal care.
  • The candidate will be required to provide companionship
  • The candidate would be responsible for preparing and serving nutritious meals especially south indian food.
  • The candidate will be required to perform light housekeeping  duties like  cleaning and tidying the client’s room or house, changing beds etc.
  • The candidate would be in charge of washing clothes and household linens.
  • In the absence of the householder, the candidate would be able to assume full responsibility for the household
  • The candidate would be in charge of providing bedside and personal care.
  • The candidate will be required to feed or assist in feeding
  • The candidate would be in charge of medication administration.
  • The candidate will be expected to participate clients in regular exercise, such as walking, to ensure that they maintain their strength and work toward recovery.
  • The candidate will be required to assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene.
  • The candidate would be in charge of assisting and satisfying the social and emotional needs of a client
  • The candidate would be responsible for documenting and recording daily care reports which may include resident incident reports, restraint monitoring, and medication administration
  • The candidate would be responsible for continuously observing patients and their environments i.e. they must report and document unsafe conditions and behavioral, physical, and / or cognitive changes to an appropriate supervisor, i.e., family member, employer, care coordinator, etc.
  • The candidate will be required to support people with regards to decision making and lifestyle choices enabling them to take control of their own lives, increasing independence.
  • The candidate must ensure that all personal care tasks are carried out in line with the needs, wishes and preferences of the individual.
  • The candidate will be required to develop positive relationships with family and carers.
  • The candidate would be responsible for caring a person or a family during periods of illness or recovery
  • The candidate will be required to providing informal counselling when needed.

Job Requirements

  • The candidate should be fluent in English language.
  • The candidate should know other languages including Hindi and Konkani;
  • The candidate should have minimum qualification of Secondary (high) school graduation certificate.
  • The ideal candidate should have a minimum 5 years of working experience in similar industry.
  • The candidate must hold certificates of First Aid Certificate, CPR Certificate, Personal Support Worker Certificate, Health Care Aide Certificate and Developmental services worker�SW)�aining.
  • The candidate will be required to provide recommendation letter.
  • The candidate will be required to care pets.
  • The candidate would be responsible for looking elderly and persons with Alzheimer’s disease.
  • The candidate should have good interpersonal and judge-mental skills.
  • The candidate should be organized and flexible in nature and have the ability to adapt to change.
  • The candidate should be punctual.
  • The candidate should be dependable.
  • The candidate should be reliable.
  • The candidate should give importance to values and ethics.
  • The candidate must have excellent written, oral, and verbal communication skills.
  • The candidate must be capable of acting on their own initiative.
  • The candidate should be customer-oriented and friendly.
  • The candidate should be willing to travel.
  • The candidate should be confident.
  • The candidate should be a good listener.
  • The candidate should have experience in providing general care and support.
  • The candidate should have good knowledge in home care services
  • The candidate should have excellent customer service skills.
  • The candidate should have a thorough Criminal record check.
  • The candidate should have good physical and healthy state to perform all tasks quickly, effectively, and efficiently.

 Work Setting

  • The candidate will be required to work in employer’s/client’s home.
  • Work places are completely smoke free.

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • The candidate should be willing to work under pressure.
  • The candidate should be willing to work for long hours in sitting, standing and walking positions.
  • The candidate should ready to work overtime if needed.
  • The candidate should be required to perform repetitive tasks on frequent basis.
  • The candidate should be prepared for doing physically challenging tasks as part of daily work.
  • The candidate should have an eye for details.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying, apply through the given options.

By email

dufferinhomecare@gmail.com

Note

Please include the following while sending the application

  • Job reference number- 01
  • Cover letter
  • References attesting experience
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Proof of the requested certifications
  • Copy of portfolio or relevant work examples
  • Highest level of education and name of institution where it was completed
  • Writing sample
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