Desire to provide quality care to seniors needing support at home?
Looking for more time to enhance the lives of clients by building relationships with them?
Are you passionate to see the elderly thrive in the space they find to be most comfortable?
Apply to become a PSW with Home Instead!
We are looking for Personal Support Workers to serve seniors in their homes in Cobourg and Port Hope, Ontario, and in the surrounding area! Our PSWs take care of our clients’ companionship, housekeeping and personal care needs while interacting with seniors to surprise and delight them in their daily lives. Part-time schedules are available with us!
- Flexible schedule (morning, afternoon and evening shifts most common during the week and every other weekend)
- Longer client visits (4 hours minimum spent with a client, 8-hour and 12-hour opportunities present)
- Paid mileage for errands, driving seniors to appointments
- A warm and caring team culture
- Supportive management to support you 24/7!
- High-quality training provided
- Social events
- Rewards for providing exceptional care!
TYPICAL TASKS include:
- Building a meaningful relationship with a senior in their home
- Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation including meals and snacks
- Running errands, possibly taking our seniors to their appointments
- Medication and appointment reminders
- Assist with bathing, grooming, toileting, changing and incontinence care
- Variety of opportunities to support seniors living at home with dementia
REQUIREMENTS to be a PSW:
- Have the ability to treat seniors with dignity and respect
- Can communicate in a friendly, congenial manner with clients and office staff
- Possess a valid PSW certificate or nursing certificate
- Have a clear Vulnerable Sector Check and Driver’s Abstract
- Possess a valid driver’s license and valid insurance with a reliable vehicle
- Have availability to take care of clients during weekdays and every other weekend
Compensation: $19-21 per hour, plus bonuses for providing exceptional care!
Find out more about this fulfilling career opportunity at homeinstead.com/3048
Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.