Careers / How to Apply / Personal Support Workers

The PSW may be required to assist clients in their home with the following:

 

  • Personal care -- bathing, showering, dressing, toileting, skin care, oral care, hair care, positioning and mobility assistance, transferring, feeding, etc.

  • Meal planning/preparation

  • Housekeeping as needed

  • Companionship/Respite Care

  • Accompanying clients to appointments, educational and recreational assistance, and shopping

 

Experience

  • Atleast one year of recent personal care experience where similar duties were completed.

Education

  • Personal Support Worker Certificate or Health Care Aide Certificate.

Other Requirements

  • NACC Certificate.                                                                                                                                                                 

  • Current CPR and First Aid Certification                                                                                                                             

  • Proof of TB Testing within last year                                                                                                                        

  • Proof of Hepatitis B vaccination within last 5 years                                                                                            

  • Current Vulnerable Sector Police Check (issued within last 12 months)