Are you ready to make your contribution to health care? Do you want to make an impact in the lives of patients needing compassionate, thoughtful and professional care?
As an integral part of the health care team, you will encourage, support and promote independence for patients in home and community care settings by assisting with activities of daily living under the supervision of our Personal Support Manager.
CarePartners is currently seeking Personal Support Workers for community work in our Intensive Personal Support Service Program.
We are looking for energetic and dedicated Personal Support Workers to help patients in our community, with activities of daily living.
You will be assisting patients coming out of hospital transition home with intensive service plans to make their transition home successful.
In addition to being a frontline hero during one of the most challenging health care events in recent history, we are offering the following incentives to qualified candidates :
An extra $3.00 government wage enhancement, on top of existing hourly wages.
A $750 payment for a CSW with a PSW certificate, with payments of $250* after 3 months of work and $500* after 12 months of work
less usual statutory deductions
YOU WILL MAKE AN IMPACT BY :
Assisting with activities of daily living such as personal care (rise and retire), assistance with household tasks, respite care, medication assistance, special functions
Promoting a safe environment by demonstrating proper body mechanics, safe transfer techniques and home safety
Providing cognitive, social and / or emotional support to the patient
Preparing nutritious, varied and economical meals and snacks, including special diets, as determined by the care plan, using proper food preparation, storage and hygiene practices.
WHAT WE OFFER :
Competitive Wages, Incentives and Perks
Competitive wage grid $17.17 to $19.32 per hour PLUS $3.00 hourly government wage enhancement
A special $750 or $500 incentive for signing on with CarePartners
PAID MILEAGE at $0.38 per / km PLUS , paid travel time
Paid orientation and hands-on mentoring
Access to group discount programs, including exclusive discounts from various retailers
Safety and Personal Wellness
During the pandemic, full personal protective equipment in identified hot zones and ongoing support and safety protocols designed to protect you and your patients
Total rewards program which includes benefit package
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family members
A COVID-19 hotline, to answer your questions and concerns
Personal and Professional Support
Flexible hours and diverse assignments to suit your busy life
Thoughtful scheduling by location, respecting your time
Opportunities for continuing education and training
Leadership support 24 / 7
YOU BRING :
A strong desire and commitment to making a difference in the lives of our patients
Exceptional interpersonal skills
Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
Availability to work non-traditional hours, such as early morning, evenings and alternate weekends
Current immunization record (within last 12 months)
A valid driver’s license and vehicle
Current vulnerable sector check screening
Valid Certificate as a Personal Support Worker
CarePartners promotes and facilitates, as appropriate, the immunization of employees in order to provide a safe working environment for its employees, to deliver safe care to patients and to fulfill its commitment to evidence- based health promotion.
In accordance with Public Health and Government directives CarePartners has implemented safety protocols to prevent the spread of infectious diseases such as COVID-19.
All employees will be required to wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment as directed by CarePartners and mandated by public health authorities.
All new hires of CarePartners are required at this time to demonstrate that they have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, in accordance with our policies and procedures.