Full Time Permanent

Personal Support Worker

Posted 3 years ago
Mississauga, ON
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Job Description – Personal Support Worker

Location: Parkland on the Glen
Corporate Offices
Job Classification: Personal Support Worker
Job Classification Type: Non-Registered Nursing
Schedule: Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Rotation

Parkland Lifestyle Residences has an exciting opportunity at our Mississauga residence located on The Collegeway. We are seeking compassionate Personal Support Workers (PSWs) to join the Parkland on the Glen team for a full-time opportunityThis is an opportunity for PSWs who thrive in an environment where they can demonstrate their skills and abilities in providing exceptional care and service to our residents.

Recent Grads are welcome to apply!

Who We Are…

With approximately 4,000 employees, Shannex is a family-owned Canadian company based in the Maritimes. With over 30 years of experience creating better ways to deliver seniors living and long-term care communities throughout Ontario, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick, Shannex offers a continuum of lifestyle options under our flagship brands Parkland™, Shannex™ and Faubourg du MascaretMD.  Parkland on the Glen is our Mississauga location comprised of twenty-one floors of seniors’ luxury living.  The building includes ten floors of condominiums as well as all-inclusive retirement living.

Who You Are…

You will have obtained a Personal Support Worker certification from a recognized institution. Other certificates and training you have completed include current CPR & Emergency First Aid, basic food safety training, Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care courses. Having the flexibility to work a schedule of various hours and all shifts inclusive of days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays is a must. We are seeking individuals who not only have previous experience working with the elderly in a seniors’ living or long-term care environment but those who have a genuine passion for and commitment to working with seniors.

What You Will Do…

Reporting to the Director of Care, you are responsible for meeting residents’ needs according to an individualized service plan and all aspects of personal care for clients. You are dedicated and take pride in providing a high level of care to individuals. You will assist clients with activities of daily living, and you may perform and assist in light housekeeping, meal preparation, basic laundry service, recreational activities, and other related work.

Our Expectations of You…

  • Assists clients with hygiene and daily living activities, such as bathing, dressing, oral care, skincare, meals, and mobilizing according to the care plan and work assignment;
  • Assists clients and culinary team during mealtime;
  • Assists in the provision of social, spiritual, and intellectual activities for clients;
  • Administers client medications as assigned under the direction of the Client Services Coordinator/Manager and in accordance with Physician orders following all medication management policies and guidelines; 

What we offer…

  • A role where you can set the bar of independent luxury living using your exceptional skills and experience
  • The ability to make an impactful difference in the quality of life for residents and their families
  • Comprehensive compensation package which recognizes your experience as an industry leader
  • Benefits and Pension Plan

“Great People Striving for Great Things” is one of the pillars of our Strategic Plan. Parkland Lifestyle Residences is committed to offering the best environment for employees where everyone takes pride in their work and in the organization. Our staff are committed to service excellence and are supported with opportunities for personal and professional growth. We are building a culture that supports the balance between work and personal life.

We thank all applicants for their interest in working at Parkland Lifestyle Residences.  Due to the volume of applications received, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. Parkland Lifestyle Residences strives to be a supportive and inclusive work environment and provides equal opportunity employment. Accommodations will be provided to applicants requesting them in order to ensure participation in the recruitment, assessment, selection, and hiring process. Applicants requiring accommodation during the recruitment process are asked to contact the Human Resources Department.

If you are looking for an opportunity to grow your career and make your mark in a rapidly growing organization please apply.