Personal Support Worker ID: 65806

Deadline Date: 2021/05/10

Location:  Thunder Bay

VON is a non-profit organization that provides clinical, personal and social support to people who want to live every day to the fullest while remaining in their own homes and communities.

Job Summary:

The PSW provides personal care and health maintenance to individuals and families in the home setting within the framework of VON philosophy, policies, procedures and standards, in community health care.

Posting Date:
2021/02/10
City:
 Thunder Bay
Province:
 Ontario
Address:
 
Start Date:
 
Type:
 Full-Time
Hours:
 75 hours bi-weekly
Wage:
 
Number of positions:
 2
Days of work:
 Varied
Occupation:
 Health
Duties:
Our Personal Support Workers provide care in clients homes and other settings in over 160 communities across Ontario:
  • Work with clients in their homes to provide personal care
  • Assist with daily living activities, such as grooming, dressing and bathing
  • Provide respite care
  • Plan and prepare meals and light household duties
  • Help with mobility and transfers
  • Monitor and maintain household safety
  • ….and much more
Qualifications:
  • Certificate in Personal Support Worker (PSW) program, Health Care Aide (HCA) or Home Support Worker (HSW Level I, II, III) are preferred
  • Developmental Service Workers (DSWs), nursing students, internationally educated nurses and other types of support staff are also welcome to apply!
  • A valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle is required
  • A current and original copy of a satisfactory Criminal Records Check is required and a Vulnerable Sector Search and/or a Child Abuse Registry Check may be required
  • Must be able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Misc.:
What we can offer you:
  • Comprehensive orientation program
  • Opportunity to use your skills and expand your knowledge
  • Competitive salaries and vacation time
  • Tiered Benefits (health, dental, LTD) & an Employee Assistance Program
  • Defined Benefit Pension Plan with company contribution
  • Travel compensation
  • SMART phone provided to keep you connected during work time
  • Opportunity to make a difference in your community
  • Work with an organization that is 120 years strong
  • This position is eligible for the temporary $3.00 per hour wage enhancement from the Ontario Government for all hours spent directly caring for clients.
Closing Date/Apply by:
2021/05/10
How To Apply:
Apply online today at von.ca/careers!

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Alixandria Rahman
Position Title:
 Talent Acquisition Specialist
Company Name:
 VON Canada
Address:
 1151 Florence Street
City:
 London
Province:
 Ontario
Postal Code:
 N5W 2M7
Phone:
 5195215610
E-mail:
 alixandria.rahman@von.ca
Web Address:
 www.von.ca