Personal Support Worker PSW

JOB POSTING:  2021- 133

Long Term Care P.S.W. Positions

$23.28 - $24.46 

Perley Health is a unique and innovative community that empowers Seniors and Veterans to live life to the fullest. Home to more than 600 Seniors and Veterans in long-term care and in independent apartments, Perley Health provides a growing number of clinical, therapeutic and recreational services to residents, tenants and people from across the region.

One of the largest and most progressive long-term care homes in Ontario, Perley Health is also a centre for research, education, and clinical innovation. Our Centre of Excellence in Frailty-Informed Care conducts and shares the practical research needed to improve care. Future caregivers come here to study and to acquire hands-on skills and experience.

Perley Health’s values are brought to life each day by our over 800 employees. And more than 400 regular volunteers connect us closely with the community. Together, we improve the well-being of Canada’s aging population.

We are embarking on a multi-year growth strategy, and are seeking an experienced

Personal Support Worker

Personal Support Worker’s at Perley Health (PSW) are accountable to provide excellent resident care as outlined in the individualized care plan of each resident. The PSW works to their full scope in a collaborative team environment. We ensure our PSW’s participate in care plan discussions, identify and report changes in resident health care needs, and document their actions as required.

The Personal Support Worker is required to perform their duties in a manner consistent with the Mission, Vision and Values of Perley Health to ensure resident safety, and demonstrate customer service excellence, through the provision of daily resident care.

Apply today by emailing your resume to jobs@perleyhealth.ca

Education & Experience

  • A valid Personal Support Worker Certificate from a NACC Certified College
  • Ability to speak, read and write English sufficiently
  • Basic computer skills
  • Demonstrates ability to organize and prioritize work
  • Excellent interpersonal skills & communication skills
  • Ability to work with the elderly in a resident centered care environment
  • Ability to operate a mechanical lift, whirlpool bath, wheelchair, geriatric chair, stretcher, commodes, lounge chair & other equipment required to provide resident care
  • A Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (Heart Saver) Certificate – not required
  • Safe Food Handlers Certificate – would be an asset

We thank all candidates for applying; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

No telephone inquiries please.

For candidates selected for consideration, Perley Health, upon request, will make reasonable accommodation for any disability-related needs with respect to the recruitment process and materials.

Job Type: Full Time, Part Time, Permanent, Temporary 

Salary: $23.28- $24.46

Reference ID: 2021-134

For candidates selected for consideration, Perley Health, upon request, will make reasonable accommodation for any disability-related needs with respect to the recruitment process and materials.

Apply today by emailing your resume to jobs@perleyhealth.ca