personal support worker - home support

Employer
Fortier Home Care
Location
Port McNicoll, Ontario
Closing date
May 23, 2022

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Discipline
Personal Support Worker
Work Setting
Home Care
Hours
Full-time
or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

First Aid Certificate
CPR Certificate
Personal Support Worker Certificate
Health Care Aide Certificate
Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Certificate
Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) Certificate
Community disability studies Certificate
Behaviour management Certification
Developmental services worker¿(DSW)¿Training
Geriatric Certificate
Intensive behavioural intervention Certification
Understanding and managing aggressive behaviour (UMAB) course
Relationship development intervention (RDI) training

Weight Handling

Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Specific Skills

Shop for food and household supplies
Provide personal care
Provide companionship
Prepare and serve nutritious meals
Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
Launder clothing and household linens
Administer bedside and personal care
Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk
Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene

Target Audience

Adults
Young adults
Terminally ill
Elderly
Convalescent
Persons with physical disabilities
Persons with mental health disabilities
Persons with an intellectual disability
Persons with a disability
Females
Males
Persons with Alzheimer's disease

Security and Safety

Bondable
Immunization records
Criminal record check
Reference required
Vulnerable sector check

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation
Own vehicle
Willing to travel regularly
Valid driver's licence
Travel expenses not paid by employer
Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment
Work under pressure
Repetitive tasks
Physically demanding
Sitting
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Standing for extended periods
Walking
Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Rural area
Work in employer's/client's home
Urban area
Various locations
Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

Initiative
Effective interpersonal skills
Flexibility
Excellent oral communication
Client focus
Dependability
Judgement
Reliability
Organized
Punctuality

Workplace information

On the road job

Health benefits

Health care plan
Dental plan
Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

Bonus

Long term benefits

Pension plan

Other benefits

Learning/training paid by employer
Wellness program

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