Position Subname: 
Highway Terraces Plus West Woodbridge Expansion, and West Acres

Position Summary:

Will work to optimize client safety and quality of care. Personal Support Worker will provide personal, palliative care, housekeeping and respite services to seniors in their own homes or apartments in a variety of locations and settings

Responsibilities:

• Homemaking (e.g. meal preparation, cleaning, laundry, etc.) 

• Personal Care (e.g. personal hygiene, dressing, toileting, medication reminder, transfer, reposition, escort to medical appointments, etc.) 

• Respond to Emergency Response System (Lifeline and mobile phone) calls. 

• Contribute to a culture of client safety and employee Health and Safety, by complying with all safety practices of the organization, reporting unsafe practices and adverse events, and acting on safety recommendations. 

Education Level:

• Grade 10 or equivalent 

• Personal Support Worker certification 

• Ability to communicate effectively in English (written and verbal) 

• Ability to communicate in a second language is considered an asset 

• Physically and emotionally able to perform the duties 

Experience Required: 6 months to 1 year working with seniors 

Qualifications:

•  Valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle 

•  Valid First Aid/CPR Certification 

•  Enjoys working with seniors and is able to contribute to their quality of life by promoting their independence, dignity, social, emotional and physical well-being 

Hours of Work:

• There is one (1) position available: 

• Every Monday and Thursday at Highway Terraces 

•  3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m (7 Hours) 

•  Alternate Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at West Woodbridge Expansion 

• 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m (7 Hours) 

• Alternate Fridays at West Acres Hub 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m (8 Hours) 

• 64 hours biweekly 

Location:  Combination of sites:

Highway Terraces 

•  3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. – Every Monday and Thursday 

PLUS 

West Woodbridge Expansion 

• 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. – Alternate Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 

PLUS 

West Acres Hub 

• 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. – Alternate Fridays 

Permanent Part Time
Reports to: 
Supervisor Client Services
Rate of Pay: 

$16.35 per hour minimum as per Collective Agreement 

Applications Due: May 24th, 2018

Start Date: July 1st, 2018

Please Apply to:

Pat Pallotta, Human Resources Specialist 

CANES Community Care 

135 Queens Plate Drive, Suite 400 Toronto, ON M9W 6V1 

Email: pat.pallotta@canes.on.ca 

Fax: 416-743-7654

Please note: Applying for this shift in addition to current permanent shifts cannot negatively impact punctuality or attendance. 

CANES Community Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer. CANES Community Care will make every effort to accommodate any needs of candidates under the Human Rights Code and Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Please inform us if you require any accommodation through the hiring process.