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personal support worker - home support


Source: Job Bank

Location

Waubaushene, ON, L0K2C0

Salary

$17.50 to $18.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • or equivalent experience

Work Setting

  • Rural area
  • Urban area
  • Various locations
  • Work in employer's/client's home

Tasks

  • Administer bedside and personal care
  • Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
  • Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk
  • Launder clothing and household linens
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Provide companionship
  • Provide personal care
  • Shop for food and household supplies
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

  • Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Certificate
  • Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) Certificate
  • Behaviour management Certification
  • Community disability studies Certificate
  • Developmental services worker¿(DSW)¿Training
  • Geriatric Certificate
  • Intensive behavioural intervention Certification
  • Relationship development intervention (RDI) training
  • Understanding and managing aggressive behaviour (UMAB) course
  • CPR Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Health Care Aide Certificate
  • Personal Support Worker Certificate

Target Audience

  • Persons with Alzheimer's disease
  • Adults
  • Convalescent
  • Elderly
  • Females
  • Males
  • Persons with a disability
  • Persons with an intellectual disability
  • Persons with mental health disabilities
  • Persons with physical disabilities
  • Terminally ill
  • Young adults

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check
  • Immunization records
  • Reference required
  • Vulnerable sector check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Public transportation is not available
  • Travel expenses not paid by employer
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel regularly

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Work under pressure

Weight Handling

  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Personal Suitability

  • Punctuality
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability

Workplace information

  • On the road job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus

Long term benefits

  • Pension plan

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Wellness program

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