The ParaMed HSW Training is a free and paid program designed to provide you with the education and skills you will need to work as a Home Support Worker in the exciting and fast-growing field of home care. Training includes:
- 11 days of paid in-class education with practical application
- 24 hours of job shadowing with a Personal Support Worker preceptor
- All new employees complete 3 days of company orientation
Home Support Workers (HSWs) provide professional and compassionate care in homes and residences in the community. ParaMed HSWs assist patients and families with a variety of daily activities, allowing them to live life to the fullest, with dignity and independence. The career of a HSW is very rewarding – every single day you will be making a meaningful difference in the lives of people who need you most in your community.
After signing up, you will be sent an email with instructions on how to connect.
Please be prepared to join the virtual interview from a quiet place using a desktop or mobile device with a working speaker, microphone, and camera. Check to see if your network connection can support an online session. A plugged in ethernet cable or a strong WiFi network signal will help avoid time delays during your conversation.
What to prepare
Preferred dress code
Business casual (dress pants/skirt, button down/blouse, optional tie)
About ParaMed Home Health Care
As a diverse and dynamic organization focused on delivering exceptional care to a varied
client population across Canada, we require the services of a broad cross-section of health
care providers and professionals. We are dedicated to helping every employee achieve his
or her potential.
- We support each other
- Share in our Successes
- Share a common goal to Redefine Care for the benefit of our clients
What is a virtual interview?
Virtual interviews help employers connect with job seekers when they're not in the same physical location. Since hiring is a human process, employers would like to talk with you online (chat, video, or phone) to see if you meet the requirements for the job.