Personal Support Worker (PSW) - Participation House Markham

Dec 17, 2020
Markham, Ontario

Participation House, Markham is a non profit organization and is a leader in enhancing the quality of life of individuals with disabilities through a continuum of services designed to reflect individualized approaches, community involvement and a respect for human dignity.

Location:

Markham, Ontario

Shifts:

  • Working every other weekend
  • Shifts available (Days 7:00am-3:00pm, Evenings 3:00pm-11:00pm, Nights 11:00pm-7:00am)
  • Must have availability on weekends and weekdays

We offer:

  • Competitive wages plus any government wage incentive
  • Guaranteed hours (minimum 24 hours bi weekly)
  • No vehicle/travel required (access to free parking)

Responsibilities:

  • Assist residents/clients with their individual support care needs by carrying out duties and implementing their Support Care Plans.
  • Actively participate in and facilitate, as needed, the activities of daily living as outlined in their Individual Support Plan.
  • Follow through with residents'/clients' prescribed dietary needs.
  • Follow residents prescribed Transfer and Lift program, all lifts are mechanical.
  • Ensure residents are secure and safe using their prescribed mobility and mechanical devices.
  • Laundry and housekeeping duties as needed.

Qualifications:

Personal Support Care Worker (PSW) Certificate and/or a Diploma in a related field (preferred) 

Must Have:

  • Experience as a Support Worker / RN / RPN
  • Crisis Prevention and Intervention
  • Previous experience working with developmental and physically disabled persons
  • Must Have - Valid First Aid and CPR Training
  • Strong written and verbal communication

We thank all applicants however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Part-time Contract

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