PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKERS

  • QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:
    Personal Support Worker Diploma, or successful completion of the second (2nd) semester of the
    Bachelor of Science in nursing degree program required
  • Minimum of two years experience working with individuals with dementia or mental illness required
    Understanding of best practices in Responsive Behaviors in Dementia required
    Ability to support daily routines through direct support, prompting and encouragement required
    Current CPR and First Aid certification required
    Ability to function as a member of a Multidisciplinary Team required
    Excellent level of interpersonal and communications skills (written and verbal) required
    Must be available to work all shifts (days, evenings, nights)
    Computer application experience required
    Must be willing to work shifts in other programs as required 
    Educational assets: UFIRST, Montessori Methods for Dementia, GPA, ASSIST, Mental Health First
  • Aid 
  • Must demonstrate commitment to ensure your safety, the safety of fellow workers, patients,
  • volunteers, and visitors
  • Must support and contribute to a culture of safety and prevention of adverse health events in this organization
  • Good attendance and work record required
  • Bilingualism (English/French) is an asset

Criminal Reference Check including the Vulnerable Sector Check: recent within six (6) months is a requirement

Job Category: Health Services
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: ontario

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