Saskatoon, SK
Full-time
Salary: $17.00 /hour


Eden Care Communities is hiring in our personal care homes and group homes in Saskatoon. The Personal Support Worker provides personal and supportive living care and activities of daily living for residents to encourage optimum level of functioning. Supports residents in meeting their physical, emotional and spiritual needs.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Direct Care and Monitoring of Residents

  • Assists with activities of daily living as per care plan
  • Observes, reports and records physical and psychological
  • Provides companionship and emotional support throughout the day
  • Administer medications as per protocols
  • Follow all consistent approaches and restrictive procedures
  • Support individuals out in the community, attending activities and work placements
  • Handle and diffuse crisis situations as they arise
  • Promotes the social, spiritual and emotional well-being of residents

Indirect Care

  • Records information in resident’s charts
  • All cleaning duties within the home
  • Cooking for residents
  • Cleans and sanitizes all related equipment and surroundings

Qualifications:

  • Complete Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Disability Support Worker Diploma/Personal Care Worker Certificate
  • Mandatory Certifications: Food Safe Handling, First Aid, CPR, and PCW course from St John Ambulance
  • Non-Restricted availability for a variety of day/evening/night shifts is required
  • Ability to demonstrate compassion and empathy
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Driver’s License, Vehicle
  • TLR, GPA, NVCI or PART are assets.

Experience:

  • Experience providing care to those with physical or cognitive barriers

We offer an attractive and healthy working environment, competitive pay and benefits package, and a great experience.

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