Personal Support Workers/Home Support Workers ID: 58515

Deadline Date: 2019/03/31

Location: Thunder Bay

Caregivers are at the heart of what we do. Are you a kind, caring individual who wants to make a difference in the life of a senior? We're more than just home care, we provide companionship and dependability.

Posting Date:
 Thunder Bay
 125 N. Cumberland Street, Suite 200
Start Date:
  Part-time/Casual leading up to Full-Time
 3 - 40
Number of positions:
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Job Description
- Functions within the limits of own experience and knowledge, and practices safely and competently within the job description.
- Provides companionship to the client by reading, talking, listening and performing related psychosocial activities.
- Takes client shopping, on short trips or on walks as necessary.
- Assists clients in all activities of daily living/hygiene assistance, bathing, grooming, linen changes and so forth.
- Prepares delicious meals within the patient's diet, assist client with eating and follow up with clean up.
- Assists clients with transfers, ambulation and exercises.
- Performs housekeeping chores that the client is unable to perform including vacuuming, make beds, laundry, dusting, floor washing, cleaning the bathroom and kitchen.
- Assists client in the bathroom or with use of a bedpan.
- Answers client's calls and attend to their requests promptly and positively. Meets the safety needs of the client and uses equipment safely and properly.
- Supervises household maintenance such as housecleaning services, plumber and gardener.
- Completes records accurately and carries out all assignments as requested.
- FILL OUT THE PROGRESS NOTES EVERY SHIFT! Progress notes must be read and filled on a shift-by-shift basis.
Live-In Caregivers are responsible for the above duties as well as the following:
- Live on premises with client 24hrs a day
- Day-to-day household chores and operations
Job Requirements:
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma program of 3 months to less than 1 year,
Personal Support Worker Certificate,
First Aid and CPR Certificate.
Current Criminal Record Check and 2 Step TB Test.
Own vehicle, own transportation, valid driver's licence.
Work in employer's/client's home, various locations,
criminal record check and tuberculosis test.
Feed or assist in feeding, shop for food and household supplies.
Provide personal care, companionship.
Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties.
Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene.
Administer bedside care.
Prepare and serve nutritious meals.
Closing Date/Apply by:
How To Apply:
 Send cover letter and resume to

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Brenda McDougall
Position Title:
 Manager, Human Resources
Company Name:
 Nurse Next Door
 125 N. Cumberland Street, Suite 200
 Thunder Bay
Postal Code:
 P7A 4M4
Web Address:

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