|Posting Agency:||VCCS Employment Services|
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|Job Type:||Assisting occupations in support of health services|
|Job Title:||Personal Support Worker (AM) 1|
|Job Description:||Under the direction of the Registered Practical Nurses, is responsible for providing basic nursing care, personal assistance and behavioral supervision to residents; Is responsible to perform manual maneuvering of residents on a daily basis in accordance with established policy; Delivers restorative care by promoting independence in activities of daily living; Is responsible for effective verbal and written communication with residents, family, staff and service providers; Is responsible to promote and support the Residentsí Bill of Rights and maintain Long Term Care standards and regulations; Is responsible to work safely in accordance with the Occupational Health & Safety Act and policies and procedures of the City and Victoria Manor; must be able to exercise sound judgment in maintaining a safe work environment; Other related duties assigned.|
|Number of Positions:||1|
|Hours per Week:||30.0|
|Pay Rate:||$ 19.92 - $ 21.92 Hourly|
|Days/Hours of Work:||Hours of work may be days, evenings, nights, (full & short shifts) in Victoria, Elford, Vaga and McMillan House, subject to change from time to time to meet operational requirements. Accordingly, the employee must be willing and able to work weekdays and weekends, all shifts including days, afternoons, and nights, and in any of the four houses as assigned. Human Resources will identify location and shift during call out process. Applicants must be prepared for skills testing.|
|Additional Information:||Job is: Temporary Full Time
References Required: Yes
Void Cheque Required: No
Job / Location is Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
|Qualifications:||Must have a valid Personal Support Worker Certificate or in process of pursuing Nursing program, with successful completion of first year of the RPN or RN program; Must be able to deal tactfully with sensitive situations and to exercise discretion, judgment, diplomacy, confidentiality and privacy of resident information; Must be able to deal tactfully and effectively with physically and cognitively impaired individuals and their families; Must have excellent organizational and administrative skills and be able to work co-operatively in a multi-disciplinary team environment or independently.|