Personal Support Worker

    WHC

    Summary

    The PSW will be required to work in a home care setting and see assigned clients on a regular basis. You will work collaboratively with other health care providers in providing holistic care that focuses on achieving and maintaining optimal health for clients.

    Responsibilities

    • To assist persons with the activities of daily living and/or personal care and to contribute to their quality of life by promoting their independence, dignity, social/emotional/physical well-being, mobility, personal appearance, comfort and safety.
    • To provide light household management services to clients.
    • To observe and report any changes in client service or environment to the supervisor.
    • Able to react to change productively and handle any other essential tasks as assigned.
    • Bilingual/fluent to communicate with clients in their language of preference/comfort.

    Qualifications

    • Be able to understand and speak the language
    • Valid First Aid, CPR
    • Valid Ontario Driver’s Licence
    • Knowledge and understanding of First Nation Communities and their culture
    • Personal Support Worker Certificate/Health Care Aide
    • Secondary School Graduation Diploma

    All applicants MUST submit: 1) A cover letter; 2) Updated resume; 3) Photocopy of certificates/diploma/degree from a post-secondary institution; and 4) Contact information (email, phone number) of two work-related references.

    Personal Support Worker
    Attention: Melissa Roy
    NAANDWECHIGE-GAMIG Wikwemikong Health Centre
    P.O. Box 101, 16A – Complex Drive
    Wikwemikong, Ontario    P0P 2J0
    Telephone: 705.859.3164   Fax: 705.859.3300    Email: mroy@wikyhealth.ca  

    Posted: June 16, 2022 Deadline: July 4, 2022 @ 4:00 pm

    Late or incomplete applications will not be considered and we appreciate your interest.
    Preference will be given to Indigenous People.