Personal Support Worker

Peterborough
Job description

Work & Travel Opportunity for the Maritimes!!

Canadian Health Labs (CHL) is a mobile healthcare provider under contract to provide rapid COVID-19 testing, vaccination and contact tracing services for various public and private sector organizations throughout Canada.

This is an opportunity to contribute to keeping Canadians safe and healthy. You will be working in a team virtual environment.

The unique role of Long-Term Care Staff (Licensed Healthcare Practitioners, Home-Care Workers, Residential Care Workers, Personal Support Workers) to fulfill staffing needs in various public & private long-term care settings throughout the Atlantic provinces.

Evening and Weekend availability required. LOCATION : Peterborough

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Demonstrated skills in leadership, communication, teamwork, concern resolution process and customer service

· Ability to work under supervision as well as independently and part of a team.

· Strong organizational and computer skills are required in this position.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and commitment to person-centered care

· Ability to problem solve through critical thinking and self-education.

· enthusiastic attitude and energy to provide excellent care and the ability to show demonstrate patience, sensitivity, and creativity

· Ability to work on his/her feet for a complete shift

  • Awareness of accident and injury prevention, hazard identification and control; Adherence to safe work practices and procedures is essential in

· Physically and mentally fit to perform the duties of the position (may be required to lift, move, push, or pull objects weighing up to 20 kilograms).

Education and Experience:

· Successful completion of a recognized RN/LPN or Resident Care Worker/ training program or equivalent

  • Experience should include working with community health care agencies and private health care providers

· Ability to show demonstrated patience, sensitivity, and creativity.

  • A combination of training, education, and experience that is equivalent to the employment standard listed above and that provides the required knowledge and abilities.

The successful applicant must provide satisfactory criminal records check prior to beginning employment.

Provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination is required as per client request

Compensation:

Is based on experience and qualifications.

Generous base + incentive options.

This is a CONTRACT position.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $23.00-$30.00 per hour

Schedule:

  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Canadian Health Labs

Peterborough