Personal Support Worker - Bayshore HealthCare ID: 66253

Deadline Date: 2021/05/28

Location:  Thunder Bay

Bayshore is looking for passionate and caring Personal Support Workers to join our amazing team. As Canada’s largest and best homecare company, join us as we continue our 50+ year tradition of supporting our PSWs to make “being the difference” a Career!

  • Competitive Wages
  • RRSP 
  • Extended Health Benefits 
  • Paid sick days, orientation and training
  • Growth Opportunities
  • Competitive travel compensation
  • Efficient work schedules and less travel
  • Easy Access to supportive managers and schedulers
Posting Date:
2021/04/14
City:
 Thunder Bay
Province:
 Ontario
Address:
 
Start Date:
 
Type:
 Casual
Hours:
 Atleast 15 hours
Wage:
 
Number of positions:
 1
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Occupation:
 Health
Duties:
The Personal Support Worker, under the direction of the immediate Supervisor, provides personal

care services to clients and assists clients with the activities of daily living as described in the care
plan, and in accordance with all required internal and external standards of practice.

  • Provide personal care service according to directions on the established care plan or assignment
    sheet, and ensure that, on an ongoing basis, the emotional, spiritual, physical comfort and safety
    of clients are met to the greatest possible extent.
  • Provide personal care that is within the provincial scope of practice for a Personal Support
    Worker; duties may include skin care, hair care, mouth care, bathing, bowel and bladder care,
    positioning and movement, exercise, basic wound care, feeding including special diets, and
    assistance with oxygen administration and medication reminder.
  • Perform specialized, client specific procedures for which recognized training and current
    competency can be demonstrated.
  • Observe and document client conditions according to company standards; report unusual events or
    changes in the client’s condition to the immediate Supervisor or to the Office
  • Understands and implements infection prevention practices.
  • Participate in ongoing internal and/or external continuing education activities.
  • Adhere to Bayshore Policies and Procedures.
  • Participate in quality activities and continuous improvement initiatives in keeping with the
    company's Quality Management System.
  • Participates in proactive Health & Safety activities while performing all duties. Is responsible to
    notify immediate Supervisor of any Health & Safety risks or concerns.
  • Maintains confidentiality of client and corporate information and discusses same only with
    appropriate Bayshore personnel.
  • Complete other tasks as requested.
Qualifications:
  • Graduation from an accredited Personal Support Worker Program
  • Within PSW's scope of practice, have a solid knowledge of the principles, practices and methods of community nursing and the delivery of personal care service to clients.
  • At least one year of recent personal care experience in a similar position or life experience in which similar duties were completed
Misc.:
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing in either English or French
  • ability to work independently and as part of a team; able to stand, bend, squat, kneel and reach freely
  • able to freely lift 23 kilograms
  • able to travel locally from assignment to assignment (access to reliable vehicle preferred)
Closing Date/Apply by:
2021/05/28
How To Apply:
Please apply online - https://careers.bayshore.ca/jobdetails/bs_ex/21002108 or email your resume to pparikh@bayshore.ca 

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Pooja Parikh
Position Title:
 Branch Recruiter
Company Name:
 Bayshore HealthCare
Address:
 1260 Golf Links Road, Unit 3
City:
 Thunder Bay
Province:
 Ontario
Postal Code:
 P7B 0A1
Phone:
 
E-mail:
 pparikh@bayhsore.ca
Web Address:
 https://careers.bayshore.ca