Hospice Care Ottawa is a community-based charitable organization providing high quality end-of-life care for terminally ill people living in Ottawa. Services aim to provide residents and their loved ones with an experience in palliative and end-of-life care which is supportive and peaceful, surrounded by caring that reflects as closely as possible to a comfortable home environment. The HCO programs include day hospice, home support, family services and residential hospice services. Hospice Care Ottawa relies on and values the contribution of over 700 volunteers who contribute to every aspect of our programs. Hospice Care Ottawa is looking for people to work in a supportive integrated environment who are committed to providing the highest quality palliative and end-of-life care.
A permanent staff PSW position of 0.35 FTE in our community based residential Hospice. This position has regularly scheduled shifts at the Ruddy-Shenkman hospice in Kanata. It includes seven (7) eight (8) hour shifts in the four-week rotation.
Week 1: Night - Friday
Week 2: Night - Tuesday
Week 3: Day - Monday, Saturday
Week 4: Day - Sunday. Night: Monday, Saturday
Based on staffing needs, extra shifts can be picked up to full-time hours.
This position is not eligible for benefits, but is eligible for paid personal/sick leave based on 0.35 FTE. The rate of pay falls under the wage schedule of the collective agreement.
Job Duties Include:
Education & Skills Required:
**We welcome applications from new graduates from Personal Support Worker programs
Members of our Residence Care Team enjoy:
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of this role. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
We are an equal opportunity employer welcoming applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds. Accommodation is available during all aspects of the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please make your request when contacted.
Please Note: WorkInNonProfits.ca is not affiliated with and in no way endorses or vets the organization that posted this job. Any links posted within the job will take you to their external site where the same disclaimer applies.
Thanks for looking on WorkInNonProfits.ca and good luck with your job search!