Personal Attendant

Thrive Group

Inspiration.Integration.Innovation

Interested in bringing your talent to our team? Here is what we offer:

Competitive wages
Ongoing opportunities for education, training, development and growth
Tuition reimbursement opportunities
Employee Assistance Program
$250 signing bonus!
Are you looking for a job with an organization that values a strong workplace culture?  By joining AbleLiving Services or Capability Support Services, you’ll be joining an organization that is:

Great Place to Work certified!
Named on the Best Employers in Ontario list (2021)
Named on the Best Employers in Healthcare list (2021)

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the direction of the program supervisor, this position is responsible for providing non-medical personal support services, life-skills support and light housekeeping duties to enable clients to live as independently as possible. Duties include assisting clients with personal care, arranging and escorting clients to appointments, and housekeeping services. Such duties are carried out under the direction of the client or alternate decision maker and in accordance with Client Service Contracts, laws and regulations governing service provision.

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience in the provision of personal support services to people with disabilities and/or seniors are requirements for this position.
High School Diploma
Additional certification in personal support care, first aid, health care or other related qualification preferred
Ability to empathize with people with physical and emotional needs is essential
Knowledge of basic math and ability to do calculations and quantity measurements are required
Must be able to plan and organize work and perform tasks according to priority
Ability to make solid decisions and problem-solve effectively are also essential
Good oral and written communication skills, with a competent level of English are requirements
Able to communicate in other languages is an asset
Must demonstrate high commitment to providing exceptional customer service and be reliable, punctual, and capable of managing time effectively
Ability to develop supportive relationships and work collaboratively with clients, family members, colleagues, volunteers, and community partners are essential
Must be able to take direction and work independently as well as part of a team
A satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check or Criminal Reference Check is required

Job Type: Part-time and Full-time (various shifts available) 

Thrive Group welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodation in the completion of this application please contact the HR Department at 289-309-8477 or by email at hr@thrivegroup.ca.

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