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Job Number:  56601
Personal Support Workers (PSWs)
Job Posted: Thursday, 8 August 2019
Closing Date: Saturday, 7 September 2019
(in 13 days)
Lumacare
Region: Toronto Metro area Type: Part time
Location: North York/Etobicoke Salary: 14.69-16.50

Personal Support Workers (PSWs)

Part Time Positions (Weekdays, weekends)

North York and Etobicoke Area

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Client & Family-Centred Care Is At The Heart of Everything We Do At Lumacare! Lumacare believes Client and Family-Centred Care is based on a philosophy of care, treatment and support that empowers Clients to be active and knowledgeable partners in their health care. Whether you join Lumacare in a client facing role, in a leadership capacity, or in a support position, it is essential that every member of our team is passionate about promoting and protecting Client and Family-Centred Care.

Lumacare does more than provide services to clients; we build strong, meaningful relationships with our communities and each other. We care for our employees and clients equally, so we provide our employees with in-house trainings, informative sessions, company events, flexible working arrangements and mileage reimbursements- Just to name a few perks!

Caring about our employees by valuing their opinions, keeping them informed and up to date with policies & procedures ensures that we are able to provide the best quality of care to our clients!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Travel to clients home daily to perform services for the agency client
  • Provide homemaking and respite care, and perform all personal care duties
  • Assist in the preparation of daily meals and nutritional snacks
  • Monitor client’s well-being and informs supervisor of any changes or incidents
  • Work with limited supervision and as part of a team of health care professionals
  • Perform other duties as required

EDUCATION, SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE

  • Personal Support Worker (PSW) Certificate
  • Physical ability to perform light cleaning and lifting (e.g. washing floors, dusting, laundry, and transferring clients) and knowledge of basic health and safety standards
  • Able to build relationships with clients using a gentle approach
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential
  • Demonstrated ability to work with limited supervision
  • Immunization for tuberculosis, chickenpox, mumps and hepatitis B is strongly urged
  • Current First AID & CPR Certification is required
  • Preferred LOCATION to reside in Etobicoke or North York
  • Current Vulnerable Sector Police check completed within last 12 months is required
  • Familiarity in the use of Computers, E-mail and Internet
  • Fluency in a second language such as Italian/Spanish is an asset
  • Access to a reliable vehicle is a requirement

Does this sound like what you’ve been looking for? Apply today! Please send us your resume!

Lumacare is a fully accredited agency committed to equity in employment. Our goal is a diverse and inclusive workforce that reflects the communities that we serve. We strongly encourage applications from women and men, people from racialized communities, visible minorities, persons with disabilities, aboriginal persons and people who identify themselves as LGBT. We seek to attract and retain individuals who will work together to create and sustain a vibrant, healthy, safe and caring community.

Notice to Candidates – you will be contacted if you are selected for an interview. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), Lumacare will provide accommodation, accessible formats and communication supports for the interview upon request.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $14.69-16.50 /hour

How to Apply
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Contact Details
Sandra Sepulveda
Lumacare
497 Wilson Ave
Toronto, ON, M3H 1V1

Tel: 416-398-5510
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