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Personal Support Worker (PSW)

CompanyOI Group of Companies
Date PostedJun 6, 2019
Closing DateJul 4, 2019
Position isPart-Time Regular Permanent Part Time
Wage$ 19 per hour
Hours per Week20
 

Job Description:

Hamilton, ON

Personal Support Worker (PSW) – Part Time

A part time Personal Support Worker is needed to provide care for an elderly patient in hospital who is stricken with Alzheimer’s disease.

Requirements:

-To work Tuesday – Friday – Saturday – Sunday from 5:00PM – 9:00PM

-Provide physical care by assisting in daily exercise to prevent muscle deterioration

-Provide personal care such as shaving and feeding as required

-Provide some mental stimulation by either reading or engaging in conversation

-Keep the patient comfortable and provide company

Qualifications:

-A minimum of 2-3 years as a Personal Support Worker

-Experience working with the elderly is required

-Knowledge of Alzheimer disease and working with those patients is required

-Gentle Persuasion Approach course is preferred

 

Work Site Location

St. Peter's Hospital
Work Site is Bus Accessible

Education Required

Other
PSW course

How to Apply

Job Reference Number 06062019

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