Personal Support Worker (PSW) - Part Time

Leamington, ON, Canada
Part Time
Entry Level

Personal Support Worker

Department: Sun Parlor Home
Location: Leamington, Ontario
Position Type: Part Time
Opening Date: Ongoing
Closing Date: Ongoing

Who We Are:

For over 100 years the Sun Parlor Home has been offering long term care to the community of Essex County. Our Mission is “to serve our community by providing supportive resident-focused care that promotes quality of life.” As a not-for-profit municipally owned and subsidized long-term care home, with 206 beds, all of our resources are dedicated to our residents.

Leamington, Ontario, located on the north shore of Lake Erie, provides a thriving diversity of urban and rural experiences. Weather, proximity to major centres (Windsor and Detroit) and an extremely affordable cost of living add to Leamington’s charm.

In A Nutshell:

Under the general supervision of the professional nursing staff, provides personal care to the residents of the Sun Parlor Home including physical, emotional and social care.

Day In The Life:

  • Helps orient new residents to the Home

  • Assisting resident with personal care and activities of daily living

  • Supporting independence of the resident through restorative care practices

  • Ensuring the fulfillment of individual goals and needs as

    instructed in the resident’s care plans

  • Engaging residents in leisure activities

  • Ensuring the health, safety, and welfare of residents

  • Assisting and satisfying the social and emotional needs of a resident

  • Documenting and recording daily care reports.

  • Attends meetings and training related to these duties

  • Reports care concerns to the registered staff as needed

  • Administers simple treatments

  • Adhering to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations set by the province

What We Are Looking For:

  • Minimum Grade 12 Education

  • Personal Support Worker Certificate or actively enrolled in studies as an RN or RPN and completion of one year of full time studies

  • Minimum of 1 Year Related Experience

What We Are Offering

  • $25.71 per hour

Application Process:

Qualified applicants are invited to apply online at the Career Opportunities section of our website at www.countyofessex.ca by the posting deadline. Due to the volume of applicants, only selected applicants will be contacted.

The County of Essex, embraces diversity and inclusion in our workforce and workplace. We are committed to building inclusive teams and an equitable environment for people to be themselves. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate needs under human rights legislation throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.

Please let us know of any accommodations through [email protected]. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially. This information can be made available in alternate formats upon request.

Personal information is collected in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for the purpose of this employment opportunity only.

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