Caregiver/PSW IN THORNHILL
ComForCare Home Care - North York
Toronto, ON, CA
4h ago
source : CareerPlug

Please note : ComForCare is actively monitoring the progression of the coronavirus, COVID-19, to ensure that we have the most accurate and latest information on the threat of the virus.

As you know, this situation is developing rapidly as new cases are identified in our communities and our protocols will be adjusted as needed.

We are following updates and procedures from the Governments of Ontario and Canada and the World Health Organization. Our response and plans may adjust according to the recommendations from these organizations.

Looking for caregivers to join our home care family at this difficult time to support our clients in their homes. ACTIVELY SEEKING CAREGIVERS WHO :

  • Ability to commute to Thornhill, or live in / around Thornhill area
  • Able to work overnights shifts during the weekday / ends - 12 hours shifts
  • Experience in Dementia / Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Care
  • Ability to drive and own private vehicle an asset
  • Able to start immediately an asset
  • Our clients live in their homes and need help to look after their dependent(s). The care plan will be provided by our registered nurse and our care team will supervise you closely.

    Your ability to interact in a friendly and caring manner, as well as be responsive to our client’s needs will help you succeed.

    Duties include, but are not limited to :

  • Perform duties as per client’s care plan and assist in activities of daily living including personal care, meal preparation, laundry and light housekeeping
  • Provide a safe environment for the client to decrease fall risks
  • Remind clients to take medication as prescribed
  • Monitor for signs of failure / complications and report
  • Provide social interaction
  • Document activities that occur on each shift
  • Practise good ethics and professionalism in all shifts
  • Requirements :

  • Current PSW certificate or equivalent (foreign trained nurses, nursing students)
  • Valid CPR / First Aid Certificate
  • Updated immunisation records
  • Police Clearance Check / Satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Certificate
  • Driver’s licence (G2 / G) is an asset
  • 2 professional references
  • Experience :

  • Personal Support Worker : 1 year (preferred)
  • Dementia / Alzheimer’s care : 1 year (preferred)
  • Location :

  • THORNHILL, ON
  • AREA NEAR STEELES AND DON MILLS / LESLIE (NORTH OF STEELES)
  • Language :

  • PROFICIENT IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE (Required)
  • Job Type :

  • Part-time, Casual
  • ComForCare North York is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law.

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