Weekend Caregivers Or PSWs Wanted (Female)

  mississauga

Looking for long- term Female Caregivers or PSW’s to provide care to a 62 year old female, who is quadriplegic on a ventilator (Paralyzed from neck down but has the use of right arm/hand). Lives with husband and daughters, home located in downtown Brampton.

Requires assistance with:

– personal care/ hygiene – transferring to wheelchair/ bed – positioning/ turning/ lifting – dressing/ undressing – passive range of motion / helping to stretch the muscles and moving the joints – meal preparation – medication preparation/ administering – ventilator assistance – suctioning – changing of illiostomy bag/ flange – emptying contents from illiostomy/ urine bag – irrigating urine catheter – removal/ changing of linens – light housekeeping – going with employer to appointments and outings out of the house

Requirements:

Experience preferred, successful applicants will be trained

High School Diploma or equivalent

PSW Certificate would be an asset but not mandatory

Must be able to read, write and speak fluent English

Must be strong enough to meet the physical demands of the role

Must be patient, reliable, dependable and have a great attitude

Willing to fill in/ cover shifts

Police check (Valid/ Current)

***Must be legally able to work in Canada and have a Social Insurance Number- work permits must be a minimum of 1 year***

Shifts available:

Morning Shift:

* 7 PM – 3 PM

Evening Shift:

* 3 PM – 11 PM

Part-time hours available

Starting Salary: $16.50 an hour

Paid by cheque with payroll deductions: CPP, EI and Income Tax

Please email resumes to odemedeiros56@gmail.com