Personal Support Worker Med Certified
Schlegel Villages
Burlington, ON
6d ago

We are currently seeking a Permanent Part-Time Med Certified Personal Support Worker at the Village of Tansley Woods located in Burlington, Ontario.

You will join our evening team (15 : 30 - 21 : 00), and will work 40 hours bi-weekly.

Qualifications :

  • Agrees with the objectives and philosophy of the Village and displays a caring, respectful attitude toward the residents, families, and team members
  • Supports and embraces a resident-centered social culture
  • Must have a valid PSW Certificate that is 600 hours or greater and meets the vocational standards established by the Ministry of Training, Colleges & Universities, the standards established by the National Association of Career Colleges, or the standards established by the Ontario Community Support Association
  • Must hold Medication Administration Certificate from Conestoga College
  • Works well independently and as a co-operative team member
  • Communicates effectively with others
  • Possesses excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Possesses exemplary customer service skills and demonstrates a proven ability to lead others
  • Demonstrates skill with computers (PointClickCare, MS Word, internet, and office equipment)
  • Sound knowledge of lift and transfer skills
  • Committed to supporting residents with a high quality of personal care
  • Able to cope with the physical, mental, and emotional demands of the job
  • The Med Certified Personal Support Worker (PSW) acts as an advocate for residents and supports resident-centered service delivery.

    A Med Certified PSW works as part of an interdisciplinary team to support residents holistically and to advocate for residents to actively participate in making decisions.

    Med Certified PSWs assist the resident with all activities of daily living. They administer medication and support residents with personal hygiene care, as well as basic nursing care.

    The Med Certified PSW observes and reports any changes in the resident’s status to the Registered Practical Nurse or Charge Nurse.

    The positions are people intensive’, with a substantial component of the job involving fostering exemplary resident / family relations, and providing the highest level of customer service possible, with a concentration on flexible living and quality of life.

    At Schlegel Villages, we aspire to provide all members of our communities, including team members, with a life enriching experience.

    Family owned and operated, we take our mission seriously : "to provide holistic health care in a home environment, located within an internal neighbourhood design that promotes a caring community with emphasis on optimal health and life purpose for each resident.

    Our passionate team members have the right skills, knowledge and share the organizational values. We provide ongoing training and education programs and hire the best people, provide the best training and education, and support them with the best leadership.

    Schlegel Villages is pleased to accommodate individual needs in accordance with the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), within our recruitment process.

    If you require accommodation at any time throughout the recruitment process, please speak with the hiring leader.

    If you are interested and meet the above qualifications, please complete a candidate profile and upload a current resume.

    We thank all interested candidates. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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