SE Health: Personal Support Worker (Psw) – Full Time

  • Company:
    se health
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
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We are currently hiring Full-Time Personal Support Workers (PSW) to work in the Kingston, Harrowsmith, Sydenham, Godfrey, Sharbot Lake and Gananoque communityWe are seeking several dynamic, passionate Personal Support Workers (PSWs), who want to be part of the transformational change in home and community care by providing care in a truly client-centered approach utilizing our organizational PSW practice framework OCAR (Observe, Coach, Assist, Report). As a PSW you will assist the clients with their activities of daily living and provide care activities that are delegated or taught from registered or registered practical nurses. You will be part of a diverse, collaborative care team that will provide services to a roster of clients in the community with a focus on a holistic plan of care and client-centered goals addressing client-s physical, cognitive, social, emotional and spiritual needs.As a Personal Support Worker (PSW), you will assist clients in the activities of personal care, household management and generalized services as per the client care plan and in conjunction with SE Health-s policies and proceduresHere are many reasons why you will want to bring your talent to our team:We are offering up to $19.50 (for direct client care). Candidates must have PSW Certificate.Paid travel time, between clientsMobile device provided3 uniforms providedYou will be part of a distinguished Canadian, not-for-profit organization with a century of experienceYou will experience opportunities to use many of your skills and expand your knowledgeOngoing opportunities for continuing education, training and professional developmentTotal Rewards program which includes group benefits, and pension planEducation bursariesExtensive paid orientation and preceptorship programGreat social committee, with monthly eventsSubsidized OPSWA membershipsTuition Assistance ProgramWorkPerks®, which gives access to exclusive discounts from leading brand name companies and trusted local businesses.PSWs will receive the $3.00 per hour for all client care hours as announced by the Government of Ontario. Please discuss with your recruiter during the interview. accepted to work as a PSW:Valid Certificate as a Personal Support Worker (PSW)RN or RPNNursing student (2 clinical placements completed)Home Support Level 2 or level 3 from a recognized curriculumValid Developmental Support Worker CertificateForeign trained healthcare professional Nurse or Physician:current First Aid / CPR CertificateA valid driver-s license and vehicle.Current immunization record (TB test completed within the past 12 months) is required upon hireCurrent vulnerable sector check screening is required upon hireAvailability to work days OR evenings including weekendsA willingness to attain required SE Health certificationsAble to work independently as well as part of a teamWell-developed interpersonal skillsExcellent organizational skills.Effective problem-solving and conflict management skills.Ability to work well within a changing environment.A demonstrated appreciation for quality improvement processes.Basic computer skills would be an asset.This is a physically demanding position and requires hand, arm and shoulder dexterity, sensory ability, lifting to a maximum of approximately fifty-five (55) pounds, walking, climbing stairs, standing, bending, reaching, and frequent movement UsSE Health (Saint Elizabeth Health Care) is a social enterprise applying our knowledge, vision and drive to forever impact how people live and age at home, today and into the future. As a not-for-profit organization with Canadian roots and 110 years of expertise, we bring quality excellence and innovation to home care, seniors- lifestyle and family caregiving. Through our team of 9,000 Leaders of Impact, we deliver 20,000 care exchanges daily, totaling 50 million in the last decade alone. In 2019 we were honoured to be recognized by Forbes as one of Canada’s Best Employers.SE Health is committed to the success of all its employees. If you feel you need accommodations because of illness or disability, please do not hesitate to contact Human Resources at humanresources@sehc.com at your earliest convenience. SE Health is monitoring the global COVID-19 pandemic closely and following all public health directives, including recommendations from the World Health Organization, Government of Canada, and federal and provincial health authorities. Our top priority is the health and safety of our clients, their families and our staff.Please apply online christalwasher@sehc.comINDMED