Personal Support Worker – Rockwood, Wellington County


Job Title:

Personal Support Worker

Company:

East Wellington Community Services (EWCS)

Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:

No


Days:

Monday – Friday

Hours:

7am to 2:30pm (35 hours/week)

Compensation:

$21/hr


Duties:

  • As a member of the Older Adult Services Team, the incumbent will work within the Adult Day Program and in clients’ home within the community. During the full-time contract your work hours will be Monday – Friday 7am to 2:30pm (35 hours/week). Our team delivers care to clients during the weekday enabling people to remain in their homes and to close the gap between their healthcare needs and overall well-being, while providing support to the caregivers.

Skills:

  • Personal Support Worker (PSW) Certificate from a recognized institution from the Province of Ontario, or minimum of 1 year nursing
  • Experience working with the vulnerable population in a community setting
  • Possess a reliable vehicle and a valid driver’s license and a willingness to drive in a Rural community
  • Must be physically and mentally fit to handle the demands of personal care giving services
  • Must be passionate, patient, caring and committed
  • Ability to work independently and make decisions with the support of your team
  • Vulnerable sector screening with clear results
  • Valid First Aid and Level C CPR certificate
  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • Excellent planning, organization, and coordination skills
  • Competence in computer applications such Microsoft Office, Excel and Outlook. Knowledge of Nesda Trak is an asset

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume via email to Francesca Fernandes at francesca.f@ew-cs.com by February 10, 2023

Notes:

Full time contract until March 31, 2023 (with a possibility of permanent full time after March 31 – dependent on funding application approval)