|Job Ref:||fa5a1f1122||Employer:||Direct Solutions - Canada||Country:||Canada||County/State:||Ontario||City:||York Regional Municipality||Address:||Post Date:||23/10/2016 09:12|
Personal Support Worker - ParaMed
ParaMed Home Health Care is the place to be offering our employees autonomy and independence in their work, flexible and accommodating schedules, training and skills development and career advancement opportunities.
Our employees provide their clients with holistic care - where you are a caregiver, teacher, leader, therapist and friend. Experience diversity and life long learning - where the skills that you learn contribute to making you a confident and accomplished practitioner. Choose ParaMed for support, where we'll provide you with orientation, mentorship and ongoing training. If you share these same goals and values, let's talk - we'd love to have you on our team!
We are currently looking for Personal Support Workers in the following locations: Markham, Ballantrae, King City, Schomberg, Woodbridge, Shomberg, King City, Richmond Hill, Thornhill, Newmarket, Aurora, Keswick, Sutton, Holland Landing, Pefferlaw, and many other areas in York Region, ON
In a home care setting you will assist clients with routine activities of daily living and personal care. You will be responsible to provide home care to clients in the areas of:
Quality of Life: relieving caregivers, teaching clients how to live independently, advocating for client independence, encouraging clients to try things to increase independence, playing games, talking, reading.
Activities of Daily Living: waking clients up, bathing and grooming, dressing, assisting with medication, toileting, shopping and meal preparation, eating, housekeeping and laundry, monitoring client status, ambulation and transporting client.
PSW Certificate or Equivalency
Valid First Aid and CPR certification required
Valid driver's license and access to a car is required
Flexible to work weekends
Experience working with the acutely ill, chronically ill or palliative clients is an asset
To learn more about ParaMed's services visit NA
For over 30 years ParaMed Home Health Care has been providing exceptional-quality 24-hour health care and support services in Canadian homes, hospitals, assisted living centres, long-term care homes, schools and offices. At ParaMed we are proud to have the very best in experienced, reliable, skilled and compassionate employees who are loyal, dedicated and passionate about providing the best possible care for our clients