Personal Support Worker

Personal Support Worker

Renfrew Victoria Hospital
Location: Renfrew, Ontario
Posted: April 9th 2019
Description:

Renfrew Victoria Hospital is a values-driven organization dedicated to excellence in health care and is nationally and internationally recognized for the commitment to quality and client-centred care.

We are a fully accredited facility, offering surgical, medical, obstetric and complex continuing care. Special inpatient services include an emergency department, diagnostic imaging, hemo and peritoneal dialysis, oncology, sleep laboratory, special care unit, palliative care, pastoral care and more. The hospital has an extensive ambulatory care program with over 30,000 emergency and clinic visits per year.

At the Renfrew Victoria Hospital, we strive for excellence in both in the delivery of safe and high-quality patient care services and the establishment of a healthy work environment.

We are currently recruiting for a Personal Support Worker. This is a permanent, part-time position in the Assisted Living Program.

Qualifications
  • Completion of an approved Personal Support Worker Program
  • Current certification in C.P.R. or B.C.L.S., level C
  • Knowledge of body mechanics and safe lift and transfer practices
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as demonstrated problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work and provide care within a team environment and according to the established care plan
  • Ability to work independently and to perform duties within the physical demands of the work area
  • Valid Ontario driver’s licence and use of a vehicle
  • Availability for on-call and able to respond to a client’s home within 15 minutes
  • Contingent upon receipt of satisfactory vulnerable sector check completed within the past six months
  • Community experience is preferred
Additional Information

Although we appreciate all responses, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. A vulnerable sector check completed within the past six months is a requirement for employment at RVH.

Contact Information
Julia Boudreau, Vice President, Corporate Services
Renfrew Victoria Hospital
499 Raglan Street North,
Renfrew, Ontario
K7V 1P6

Email: hr@renfrewhosp.com
Website: www.renfrewhosp.com
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