Personal Support Worker
Ultima Home Care
Join our team and see why we are one of the fastest growing companies in Canada! Do you want to work for a company that doesn't just value your work but your time as well? Instead of mileage our staff get paid their full salary while travelling between clients. Most home care pays for direct patient care time only but we pay for ALL of your time during your shift, including travelling, phone calls, lunch etc. We provide staffing for home care, assisted living facilities, nursing homes, retirement residences as well as private care.
Comprehend care plans provided by families or healthcare administrators and determine ways to implement them effectively
Assist patients with ambulation, ROM activities (as per care plan) and positioning.
Provide them support in bathing, toileting, dressing and grooming, feeding and meal prep per care plan when required
Light housekeeping; dusting, washing dishes, folding laundry & changing linens
Provide emotional support to distressed patients and provide them with companionship
Ensure patient dignity by keeping personal and medical information confidential
Recognize emergency situations and escalation process and perform First Aid and CPR in dire circumstance
Independent, Accountable, Punctual & Reliable!
Owns a cell phone with data, and can operate our simple effective software to clock in, clock out, and check off completion notes
Communicate effectively with our coordination staff with your availability.
Can communicate effectively in English. Secondary languages are a huge plus!
Personal Support Worker or Equivalent Certificate from recognized Canadian Institute
MUST have a reliable vehicle and valid Ontario driver's licence. Insurance must be aware of vehicle use for work and need $1 million liability (standard)
Already possess a satisfactory Criminal Reference Check & Vulnerable Sector
Valid CPR/first aid certification (or in the process of renewal)
Day shift first patient visit 7am-3pm and afternoon first visit 3pm-10:30pm. These are community visits in Mississauga, Etobicoke and Oakville. As well as some facility shifts in Etobicoke.
We offer a competitive benefits package after a 3 month probationary period. We also pay $25-$50 towards your phone bill.
Once hired we offer a "recruitment bonus" for referring friends to work for Ultima Home Care. This is paid to you once they have completed their first shift with us.
1504 Pelissier St