Personal Support Worker – Home Support

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 713752282
  • Open Date: October 1, 2021
  • Close Date: November 21, 2021
  • Organization: Vinod Shah
  • Sector: Childcare & Caregiving
  • Business Location:Fonthill, Ontario, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: Not mandatory
  • Job Vacancies: 3
  • Compensation: $25.00 to $34.50 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to
  • Education: College certificate or diploma from 1 to 2 years
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Provide personal care;
Provide companionship;
Prepare and serve nutritious meals;
Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties;
Mend clothing and linens;
Launder clothing and household linens;
Collect specimens;
Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder);
Administer bedside and personal care;
Administer medications;
Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk;
Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene

Target Audience

Persons with physical disabilities
Persons with mental health disabilities
Persons with an intellectual disability

Security and Safety

Medical exam
Tuberculosis test
Reference required
Vulnerable sector check

Work Site Environment


Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation
Travel expenses not paid by employer
Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Work under pressure
Repetitive tasks
Physically demanding
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Standing for extended periods
Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Work in employer’s/client’s home

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Client focus

Professional Certification Requirements

First Aid Certificate
CPR Certificate
Personal Support Worker Certificate
Health Care Aide Certificate
Developmental services worker(DSW)Training
Understanding and managing aggressive behaviour (UMAB) course

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