Personal Support Worker (PSW) Kanata, ON
CBI Health Group
Kanata, ON K2L 3H1, CAN
2d ago

To apply for this position, please submit your resume to stating Personal Support Worker - Ottawa via e-mail it to Ottawa.

hiring cbi.ca or hand it in person at 2269 Riverside Drive Ottawa Ontario K1H8K2 Unit 137A (CBI Health Group doors are located at the back of the mall).

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Ottawa.hiring cbi.ca

As a Personal Support Worker within our CBI Home Health Services team, you will call upon your nurturing and assisting skills to provide overall care to clients.

In this position you will assist clients with personal care, lifts and transfers, toileting, bathing, and feeding. You will also provide light housekeeping support, prepare meals, accompany clients to appointments, and be a companion.

Benefits of working with CBI Home Health :

  • Competitive compensation. A premium will be paid to employees who work weekends, evenings and community.
  • Benefit package (Health & Dental)
  • Paid Orientation & Buddy Shifts
  • Paid Training and Development Opportunities
  • $1000 Sign on Bonus
  • Paid Bus Pass (must be enrolled in benefit program)
  • Two Paid Sick Days
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Primary Duties : As a Personal Support Worker, you will :

    Primary Duties :

  • Assist clients with the personal care tasks of daily living, including skin care, hair care, mouth care, bathing, bowel and bladder care, positioning and movement, basic wound care, feeding (including special diets)
  • Assists with ambulating and mobilization of patient
  • Performs other related housekeeping tasks as indicated in the individualized written client service plan.
  • Practices universal precautions and adheres to WHMIS protocols.
  • Recognizes and reports safety concerns or equipment malfunction in the home environment and acts accordingly to meet the safety and the protection needs of the Client.
  • Able to establish communication with appropriate sources in response to emergency
  • Observes, documents and reports any emotional or physical changes in the Client's condition to the Client Care Manager / Supervisor
  • Qualifications :

  • To take on the role of a Personal Support Worker, you must have 1 of the following certificates :
  • Personal Support Worker Certificate or NACC certificate if you graduated from a private college;
  • Valid HSW level 2 or 3 ; Health Care Aide or PA+2 Certificate
  • Developmental Support Worker Certificate
  • Paramedic Graduate
  • Foreign Trained RN Degree
  • Foreign Trained Midwife
  • Foreign Trained Doctor
  • Additional Qualifications :

  • Current First Aid / CPR level C Certification;
  • Clear Criminal Record Check with the Vulnerable Sector Screening within the last 12 months
  • Evidence of a negative TB test within the last 12 months and up to date Immunization Record
  • Availability to work days, evenings and a minimum of every second weekend
  • Valid driver's license;
  • Reliable, adequately insured vehicle (required due to time and distance between visits).
  • About CBI Health Group :

    CBI Health Group is Canada’s largest provider of integrated community healthcare. For over 40 years, we have remained totally committed to improving the health and enriching the lives of Canadians.

    What sets us apart is our ability to work as a unified network dedicated to the ongoing learning that allows us to foster best practices, improve access to care and create better results for our patients.

    We organize our teams and services to ensure the right professionals and caregivers provide the right service, at the right time, in the right place.

    In over 250 facilities, our services are provided by a dedicated team of more than 11,000 administrators, support staff and caregivers that include physiotherapists, occupational therapists, registered massage therapists, kinesiologists, chiropractors, speech-

    language pathologists, psychologists, physicians, nurses, dietitians and behaviour therapists.

    The CBI group of companies includes CBI Health Centres, CBI Home Health, We Care Home Health Services, Monarch House, CBI Workplace Solutions, and CBI Assessment Services.

    Our expanding transitional and residential community care network now numbers more than 60 homes nationwide.

    At CBI, our people really care and believe that by working together, we can aim higher and make great things happen every day.

    CBI Health Group is committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment and selection process.

    Must be a driver to qualify for sign on bonus

    To apply for this position, submit your resume to stating Personal Support Worker - Ottawa via e-mail it to Ottawa.hiring cbi.

    ca or hand it in person at 2269 Riverside Drive Ottawa Ontario K1H8K2 (CBI Health Group doors are located at the back of the mall).

    We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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