PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKERS

  • Casual
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Anywhere
  • as per collective agreement CAD / Year
  • December 31, 2022
  • Salary/Pay: as per collective agreement

St. Joseph's Care Group

PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKER – Hogarth Riverview Manor & Bethammi Nursing Home

THE OPPORTUNITY

St. Joseph’s Care Group (SJCG) in Thunder Bay, Ontario is seeking Personal Support Workers (PSWs) to join our team at our Hogarth Riverview Manor & Bethammi Nursing Homes. A variety of part-time and temporary positions are available.

SJCG lives its values of Care, Compassion and Commitment, continuing a tradition that began 135 years ago of meeting the unmet needs of the people of Northwestern Ontario. As a member the interprofessional care team, PSWs work closely with the nursing team to ensure the highest quality of service for the residents.

FAST FACTS

– Hogarth Riverview Manor is a 544-bed long-term care home with 17 resident home areas.
– Bethammi Nursing Home is a 112 bed long-term care home with 2 resident home areas.
– Both homes provide a comfortable, familiar and home-like environment and specialized in alzheimer’s and dementia care.
– Each home fosters resident-focused care reflective of SJCG’s core values of Care, Compassionate, & Committment.

We believe in investing in our people. As a member of our team, you will be offered:

– Competitive and progressive salary
– Opportunities to grow and contribute within a supportive team environment
– Learning and development opportunities
– Employee wellness initiatives
– Employee and family assistance program
– Welcoming workplace culture

The ideal candidate will possess a progressive track record in providing exceptional client-centred care as a personal support worker. You will possess the following qualifications:

– Personal Support Worker Certificate; OR
– Registration as a nurse or practical nurse with the College of Nurses of Ontario; OR
– Be currently enrolled in a nursing or practical nursing program.
– Experience working with elderly clients
– Experience in a long term care home preferred
– Ability to meet the physical demands of the job
– Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
– Ability to work independently and as a team player
– Demonstrated regular attendance at work

CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT

 

This position shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC) where indicated, to ensure the absence of relevant criminal convictions.

Offers of employment made to external candidates or internal candidates transferring into Long-Term Care are conditional upon providing proof of COVID-19 vaccination as per the SJCG Immunization Policy IMS-04-006
or proof of valid medical exemption, prior to the offered effective date. If proof of vaccination or valid medical exemption is not provided, the offer of employment is rescinded.

Thunder Bay, ON – Located in Northwestern Ontario on the shores of beautiful Lake Superior, Thunder Bay is surrounded by the beauty of nature. With a metropolitan population of 120,000, Thunder Bay offers a perfect balance of urban and rural life with something to offer everyone throughout the year. Affordable housing, short commutes, and a vibrant, culturally diverse, and safe community with access to fine dining and the arts, make this community a wonderful place to live, work, and raise a family. St. Joseph’s Care Group conducts its recruitment process in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Therefore, we are committed to providing equitable treatment and accommodation to ensure a barrier-free recruitment process. If you require accommodation to apply or if selected to participate in an assessment process, please provide your accommodation needs in advance to the lead on the search mandate.

St. Joseph’s Care Group is committed to providing high quality client-centred care by building a respectful and inclusive workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves. Individuals who speak a second language including French, Finnish, Italian, Ojibway, Cree, Oji-Cree, etc. are encouraged to apply.

We thank you for your interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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