Personal Support Worker

Guelph, Ontario
January 15, 2022
January 20, 2022
Work Setting
Other - Work Setting
Make a difference in a growing, innovative mental health organization and centre of excellence in people-centered care. Work with supportive colleagues who are passionate about improving lives and champions for quality and continuous learning.

Position Summary

As a Personal Support Worker, you will be an integral part of a collaborative, inter-disciplinary team focused on delivering seamless services and programs to our clients and customers. If you are looking for a company that is constantly moving forward in pursuit of successful outcomes, get ready to love it here!

Hours of Work: Permanent Part-time - 9-hour shifts, Sunday to Saturday, days, afternoons, and nights. You are required to work a rotation of all three shifts.

What you'll be doing

* Assist patients with activities of daily living, including direct personal care
* Contribute to the quality of life of patients by promoting their independence, dignity, comfort, safety, and mobility
* Ensure that their social, emotional, spiritual, and physical needs are met
* Provide clerical assistance and environmental support to Service Staff within their scope of knowledge, judgment, and assessment skills

What we're looking for

* Health Care Aid and/or Personal Support Worker Certificate from a Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care approved program, or equivalent
* Minimum 1 to 2 years of experience, preferred
* Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills
* Excellent interpersonal skills
* Current CPR and First Aid Certificates required

Why work with us

Homewood Health is Canada's largest and leading service provider for medically focused, evidence-based treatment of mental health and addiction disorders. Our organizational culture values service excellence, integrity, collaboration and innovation. Our people make a difference!

Homewood Health Inc. is committed to ensuring that its teams reflect the diversity of our community and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals. In accordance with the various provincial legislations that we operate under, Homewood Health is committed to working in collaboration with any team member who may require workplace accommodation in order to successfully perform any or all aspects of their role.

Join us at Homewood Healthâ„¢ and be part of a diverse team helping Canadians live healthier, more productive and fulfilling lives.