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Job Title:
Personal Support Worker

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Functional Discipline:
Complex Care

Job Description

Job Posting #:190792
Position: Personal Support Worker
Status: Temporary Part-Time (0.5 FTE)
Department: Complex Care
Union: C.U.P.E.
Shifts: Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends, Extended Tours
Rate of Pay:$22.88-$23.50

Internal employees must apply by midnight on September 17, 2019.

The Complex Care unit is currently seeking a temporary part-time PSW to join their multidisciplinary team.

As a member of the health care team and under the direction and supervision of registered nursing staff, the Personal Support Worker provides direct quality personal care to patients in accordance with their respective plan of care.


- Successful completion of a Personal Support Worker course conducted by a Community College or other recognized institute of learning.
- Previous experience in a hospital setting, preferably in a similar environment.
- Current certification in Standard First Aid and CPR required.
- Must possess effective communication skills and have a genuine desire to care for patients.
- Ability to understand both written and verbal instructions.
- Must be willing to all work shifts.
- Must be able to perform all the necessary physical tasks associated with the care and assistance of patients, i.e., bathing, ambulating, feeding and transferring.
- Demonstrated reliable attendance, punctuality, availability and performance required.
- Demonstrated commitment to quality and patient safety, considers safety of self and co-workers.

Employees are expected to demonstrate our values of compassion, accountability, respect and excellence; to our patients, families and each other; attend work regularly because regular attendance is critical to maintaining this level of excellence.

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply by clicking the "Apply for Job" button and proceed with the necessary steps. Please note that although we appreciate each and every application, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Joseph Brant Hospital (JBH) is a visionary community hospital, demonstrating commitment to strong successful relationships between its patients, their families and its health care teams. You will have the chance to join JBH as it embraces its vision, strategic plan and carries out the largest capital redevelopment in its history.

Joseph Brant Hospital is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act ('AODA'). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources at 905-632-3737 ext. 4129.