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Ontario, Canada
37d ago

Organization Overview : Comfort Keepers of Kingston

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Industry Sector : Health Care / Soins de santé

Organization Description :

Comfort Keepers has been providing the quality and compassionate care that has allowed hundreds of Seniors and people in need of care in the Kingston area the choice of ageing and recovering with dignity in Retirement Homes, Nursing Homes and in their own homes.

We provide care that helps enrich their lives and helps them maintain the highest possible level of independent living.

Our clients, and their families, made the choice to have Comfort Keepers provide the desired caregiving. Selecting the right caregiver is an important decision.

From the initial assessment of our clients, we strive to achieve a "fit" between caregivier and client. We maintain that continuity throughout the period of care.

Here are a few highlights that set us apart and ahead of other care providers...

  • Our phones are answered by a human 24 / 7.
  • A caregiver will be on site within 3 hours of that phone call.
  • Our caregivers undergo a rigorous hiring, screening and training process and are all bonded and insured.
  • We offer our caregivers flexible hours with "on-call" and back-up.
  • We offer Hospital to home transportation.
  • We provide Transitional Services that afford comfort and convenience.
  • We administer Interactive Care. We work with our clients, not for them.
  • PSW's Wanted

  • Part Time / À Temps Partiel
  • Date Posted : 17 Apr 2018

    Application Deadline : 31 Dec 2018

    Category : Health Care / Soins de santé

    Hours Per Week : 2 to 48

    Pay Rate : Hourly Wage / Rémunération Horaire Starting at $15

    Language Requirements : English / Anglais

    Job Description :

    Personal Support Workers Wanted

    Do you want to make a difference in people’s lives, inspiring hope, optimism and happiness? Do you desire to work flexible hours that suits your family's schedule?

    Do you wish to be part of a team dedicated to providing care and support that enhance the safety and wellbeing of seniors and others needing help with daily living activities?

    Join us. We are Comfort Keepers’.

    As Comfort Keepers, we are committed to being the best providers of quality, safe, and affordable care to seniors and other clients.

    We care for each client with the respect and dignity we would provide a member of our own family. Our mission is to deliver high quality in-

    home care services that enable seniors and other clients to enjoy the highest level of independence and quality of life achievable.

    We are seeking kind hearted, caring and qualified Companions and Personal Support Workers (PSW), able to work from 4 to 40 hours per week.

    WORK LOCATIONS :

    KINGSTON and Surrounding Communities. NAPANEE, BELLEVILLE, GANANOQUE, BROCKVILLE, MORRISBURG, CORNWALL, SMITH FALLS, SHARBOT LAKE.

    We service clients in their homes, nursing homes, retirement homes, Hospital wards and other work sites as required.

    QUALIFICATIONS :

    Personal Support Worker or Health Care Aide certificate from a recognized institution with at least 2 years’ experience working in Homecare or with the elderly population.

    Current certificate in standard first aid and CPR maneuvers.

    Valid Driver’s license and a good driving record are beneficial.

    REQUIREMENTS :

    Police Criminal Reference Check.

    Must have strong critical thinking, initiative, creativity, as well as time management skills.

    Excellent communication and listening skills.

    Written communication skills to complete any required reports.

    Ability to effectively work independently and / or as a team member.

    Must be compassionate, passionate, patient and caring in nature.

    Able to work under stressful conditions.

    Must be physically and mentally fit to handle the demands of care giving.

    Ability to relate well with clients, colleagues, Supervisors, Comfort Keepers staff and other health care professionals.

    Capacity to understand needs of seniors, persons with disabilities, caregivers and persons with an acute or chronic health condition.

    Ability to speak multiple languages is a great asset.

    If you would like to become part of our team, we invite you to send in your Resume to the attention of...

    Kingston, ON K7M 4Y2

    email : kingston comfortkeepers.ca

    For more information, visit : www.kingston.comfortkeepers.ca

    Qualifications :

    Additional Requirements : CPR, First Aid, PSW Certificate

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