Part Time Casual Personal Support Workers – Fergus


Posted:

January 6, 2023

Job Title:

Part Time Casual Personal Support Workers Posting #901-23

Company:

The Corporation of the County of Wellington - Wellington Terrace

Job Type:

Part Time

Close to Public Transit:

No


Days:

This position requires the ability to work all shifts, including weekends and on-call shifts, as scheduled

Compensation:

$29.43 to $33.93/hour


Duties:

  • Reporting to the Registered Staff, the Personal Support Worker assists residents with activities of daily living, including personal care, using the principles of resident focused care
  • The Personal Support Worker, through their work, contributes to the quality of life of residents by meeting social, emotional, spiritual and physical needs and promoting independence, dignity, mobility, personal appearance, comfort, and safety
  • Applies the fundamental principle of the Long-Term Care Homes Act in the operation of the home
  • Applies time management techniques
  • Attends all annual mandatory in-services
  •  Communicates effectively with residents and members of the team
  •  Contributes to the resident’s care plan in accordance with the policies of Wellington Terrace
  • Demonstrates knowledge of situations requiring immediate attention and appropriately notify Registered Nurse/Registered Practical Nurse
  • Completes all documentation on the Point of Care system accurately in a timely fashion as close to the time care was completed possible

Skills:

  • Personal Support Worker Certificate from a Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care approved programme or equivalent
  •  Police Vulnerable Sector Check required upon hire
  • Personal Support Worker Certificate from a Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care approved programme or equivalent
  • Police Vulnerable Sector Check required upon hire
  • Able to work independently and as a team player on the multidisciplinary team
  • Flexible and be willing to work in all areas of the Home
  •  Commitment to increase knowledge and skills on the job through in-service attendance and/or external education, especially in-services dealing with dementia or palliative care
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a positive history of patience, compassion, and courtesy when dealing with residents and others
  •  Positive attitude and desire to do the best possible job at all times
  • Ability to work in any Resident Home Area
  • Ability to deliver resident focused care and customer service
  • Knowledge of Wellington Terrace policy and procedures

How to Apply:

  • Applicants are invited to submit a resume, clearly marked Posting #901-23
  • ATTENTION: HR DEPARTMENT, Wellington Terrace Long Term Care Home, 474 Charles Allan Way, Fergus ON N1M 0A1. E careers@wellington.ca or F: 519.846.9192. Please respond by one method of application only. No phone calls please.