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Personal Support Worker (PSW) Details

Position Title: Personal Support Worker (PSW)
Department: Hellenic Care for Seniors
Responsibilities:

Looking to join a creative, engaging team of professionals?Located in Davenport VillageHellenic Care for Seniors (Toronto) Inc., is an outstanding ‘Home away from Home’ providing personalized quality care and services to the 81 residents in our community.

Position Summary:

The Personal Support Worker is accountable to the RPN and/or RN to provide excellent personal care to residents. Primary functions include providing care according to the established resident care plan including all components of activities of daily living and supporting participation in recreational and therapeutic activities. The Personal Support Worker is required to perform their duties in a manner consistent with the core values and employee guiding principles, ensure resident safety, and demonstrate customer service excellence

Primary Duties: (Duties include, but are not limited to)

  • Provides for personal care in accordance with established policy, physician’s orders, the resident plan of care and within the scope of practice of a PSW;
  • Contributes to and follows a plan of care to meet residents’ assessed need;
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate and complete records of personal care delivered;
  • Demonstrates a professional working knowledge of all equipment used in the delivery of nursing care;
  • Follows all corporate policies and procedures; Seeks direction from the RPN and/or RN when resident need exceeds experience or scope of practice;
  • Observes, reports, records resident conditions and follows care plans as directed by the RN and/or RPN;
  • Assists in maintaining an environment appropriate to meet residents individualized needs.
Qualifications:
  • Must possess certification as a Personal Support Workers through a recognized College or educational institution.
  • Personal Support Worker Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Personal Support Worker Licence is Required.
  • Demonstrated experience in a long-term care setting is preferable;
  • Proficiency in interpersonal communication skills, both written and verbal;
  • Proficiency with Point of Care (POC) is an asset.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Responsive Behaviours and the Behavioural Supports Program of Ontario (BSO);
  • Training in Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA), Montessori Techniques, etc., is an asset;
  • Ability to communicate verbally in Greek is an asset.
Note: Selected candidates must also comply with one HSP employer policy currently in effect

Note: Successful applicants will also receive $3.00/hour top up pay as per the Provincial Government directive, until March 2021.

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekends
  • Work Remote- Not Available.

Procedure for applying: Qualified candidates should apply in writing by the closing date and submit it by fax (416-654-0943) or by email to: Ana Mantziounis, amantziounis@hellenichome.org

Terms Of Employment: Part-Time & Full Time
Salary: $19.27-$20.74 per hour + Bonus Pay
Location: Toronto
Contact Name: Ana Mantziounis
Contact Email: amantziounis@hellenichome.org
Deadline For Applying: 01/31/2021
Listing Date: 01/06/2021

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