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Personal Support Worker

Multiple Locations, Ontario · Healthcare
Our client a Long term Care facility have multiple positions for Personal Support worker. 

Main Duties
  • Observe, promote and respect the Residents’ Bill of Rights, dignity and privacy;
  • Provide supervision and/or assistance to the residents in their activities of daily living;
  • Observe and determine differences in usual emotional, social, behavioral and physical patterns;
  • Recognize obvious changes in usual patterns and report these changes to the registered staff;
  • Interact one-on-one with residents with or without language barriers, sensory deficits and/or communication aides, listen and validate individuals’ communications;
  • Provide oral and dental care, maintain oral tissue integrity and observe for problems;
  • Maintain skin, nail and foot care to promote and maintain skin integrity for comfort and mobility;
  • Provide residents with preferred individual bedtime routine;
  • Implement measures to keep body clean, comfortable and free from odor by washing and grooming;
  • Assist with adaptive aids/prosthesis/mobility aids;
  • Provide assistance in determining and supporting individuals’ usual elimination patterns and habits;
  • Supervise and assist resident with feeding aids if required; provide texture modified food accordingly;
  • Provide cognitive, social, emotional and spiritual support and assistance with all activities of daily living;
  • Implement universal precautions and isolation techniques according to the infection control policies and procedures;
  • Identify and implement emergency measures;
  • Collect and monitor resident information;
  • Any other duties as assigned.

Qualifications
  • High School Diploma and a Personal Support Worker certificate;
  • Valid CPR certificate and First Aid certificate;
  • Demonstrated interest in working with elderly with patience, kindness, compassion, and creativity;
  • Ability to work rotating shifts (Day/Evening/Night) and alternative weekends;
  • Proficiency in oral and written English.

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