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We’re Signature Retirement Living, and we believe that enjoying life is what Vibrant Seniors Living should be all about. We hire outstanding people who truly care about seniors and understand their needs. We value our staff and believe in providing a culture that cultivates and celebrates success. We offer excellent benefits and perks, and a vibrant, fun, safe work environment and much more! As we continue to expand, we invite you to be a part of building a reputation that will stand the test of time. If you are passionate, creative, caring and energetic, we would like to hear from you!
Reporting to the Director of Care, the Personal Support worker (PSW) is responsible for providing a comfortable, safe and enjoyable experience for our residents.
WHAT YOU’LL DO
Completing all aspects of resident care as outlined in the Care plan and/or as assigned
Transporting residents to and from their suites
Activities of daily living such as grooming, dressing and bathing
Meal planning and preparation
Mobility and transfers
Light household duties such as cleaning, laundry and washing dishes
Provision of special functions that have been taught, with respect to the client by a regulated health professional.
Reporting changes in client behavior and condition
Continuously follow the principles of “good customer service.
Demonstrate the ability to interact effectively with team, residents and families as well as external community resources.
Demonstrate sound organizational skills and attention to detail.
Alternating weekends, day, night & evening shifts available
PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Frequently lift up to 25 pounds.
Use both hands and feet on a regular basis to perform physical assisting duties.
Bend, kneel, and work with arms raised for periods of time.
Walk and stand on a variety of surfaces for at least 4 hrs. per day.
Climb stairs, operate elevators, lift luggage and move small equipment and furniture.
WHO YOU ARE:
Graduate of a recognized (accredited) P.S.W. certificate program.
Experienced in retirement living, geriatric, rehabilitation or long term care.
Solid English communication skills, both oral and written.
Valid First Aid and CPR Certificate.
Must be able to provide a police check with vulnerable sector screen upon hire
Must be able to provide a record of immunization for TB test upon hire
We thank all candidates in advance for their interest in this position. Please be advised that due to the large volume of candidates only those required for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, candidates who require accommodation throughout the application and/or selection processes may contact the Executive Director for assistance.