Personal Support Worker – Home Support

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 202278275
  • Posted Date: Nov 23, 2022
  • Closing Date: Jan 15, 2023
  • Company: Visiting Angels Inc
  • Category: Childcare & Caregiving
  • Business Location:St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
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Job Details

  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Opening Positions: 7
  • Remuneration: $18.00 per hour
  • Commencement Date: As soon as possible
  • Education: College certificate or diploma from 1 to 2 years
  • How to apply: email to [email protected]

Job Description

Job Duties and Tasks:

Tasks

  • Care for pets
  • Administer bedside and personal care
  • Assist clients in water (i.e. pool)
  • Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
  • Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk
  • Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder)
  • Change non-sterile dressings
  • Collect specimens
  • Demonstrate infant care to new parents
  • Feed or assist in feeding
  • Launder clothing and household linens
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Plan therapeutic diets and menus
  • Provide companionship
  • Provide personal care
  • Shop for food and household supplies
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals

Credentials

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Certificate
  • Community disability studies Certificate
  • Core competencies for public health in Canada Course
  • Developmental services worker(DSW)Training
  • Geriatric Certificate
  • Mental health first aid Certificate
  • Relationship development intervention (RDI) training
  • Tracheostomy care training
  • Understanding and managing aggressive behaviour (UMAB) course
  • CPR Certificate
  • Certificate of Conduct
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Health Care Aide Certificate
  • Personal Support Worker Certificate

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits

Other benefits

  • Team building opportunities