Personal Support worker (PSW)

    Personal Support worker (PSW)

    Casual

    Summary

    The PSW will be required to work in a homecare setting and see assigned clients on a regular basis. You will work collaboratively with other healthcare 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 a letter of application, current resume, copies of credentials

    and 2 work-related reference contacts marked CONFIDENTIAL to:

    Personal Support Worker

    Attention: Melissa Roy, Executive Assistant

    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

                

    Deadline: Until Filled

    Copies of the following will be requested from the SUCCESSFUL candidate: CPIC/VSS, Driver’s Licence & Abstract,

    DO NOT INCLUDE IN PACKAGE.

    We thank all applicants; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

    Incomplete submissions will not be accepted. No return of submissions.

    ALL INTERESTED AND QUALIFIED CANDIDATES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.