Personal Support Worker (PSW)
Job ID: 8193
Start Date: Immediately
Wage: 36,000 - 40,800 annually
Hours: 2-24 hour shifts every six days
Duties: I am seeking a Personal Support Worker (PSW) for my 86 year old father. Dad resides in his own home in Courtenay. Dad has paraplegia and his home is equipped with a lift and an elevator. Dad\'s general health is great. He enjoys visiting with others, using his computer, watching news and sports, reading, and loves being outside in the summer. The PSW assists with transfers, personal care, grocery shopping, preparing simple nutritious meals, laundry, and maintaining his home. The PSW works twelve hours, sleeps over, and is on call overnight. The PSW works 2 days on and then has four days off. There are 3 support staff on continual rotation. The PSW will receive 6 per cent holiday pay. The successful candidate will have completed the Personal Support Worker course or equivalent, have a valid First Aid Certificate and Driver\'s license.
Requirements: Personal Support Worker Course or equivalent.
Contact: Patricia Turnbull
Address: 347 Gardener Way