Location : Toronto, OnHow do I qualify? You must have : Must be a graduate from a recognized College with a PSW Certificate with some Mental Health Experience is an asset.
Level 1 First Aid / CPR Certificate. Must have valid CPI Certification, or willing to get it prior to commencing work. Working with adult Mental Health Behavioral clients in a Residential Group Home Setting as well as crisis beds and emergency bed shelter.
Individuals admitted from CAMH or the hospital are primary client population. Need to have or willing to get a Vulnerable Person Sector Criminal reference search.
What we are looking for : Good oral and verbal communication skills English is essential. Deals with others in an effective, compassionate and supportive manner.
Respects each resident as an individual and is aware of his / her need for self-respect and privacy, and the right to share in decisions about his / her care.
Is capable of working in a team environment. Demonstrates effective problem solving skills. Positive public relation skills, including the ability to establish and maintain harmonious relations with residents and families.
Demonstrates ability to organize workload and to respond efficiently and effectively to unexpected workload and situations.
Demonstrates ability to operate related equipment. Steady shifts available but must be willing to work rotational shifts when required ( 7 days a weeks ), potential for full time for the right individuals.