Home Support Worker – Paid Training (HSW)

  thunder-bay

Are You Looking for a Career Change? Do you like helping people?

Train and work as a Home Support Worker in Thunder Bay and surrounding area

Candidates, who successfully complete our four (4) week full-time paid training program, at no cost to them, may be offered work as a Home Support Worker within our health care team. Under the supervision and support of a regulated health care professional, you will be assigned to selected patients in their homes. Tasks may include assisting with personal care, respite care, light housekeeping, and other activities of daily living. As a Saint Elizabeth employee, you will have opportunities for knowledge exchange and ongoing education, training and professional development.

Are you someone who wants to put their energy and passion for life towards caring for others? We are seeking committed, compassionate people who can multi-task to meet a variety of challenges.

This training program has been designed to provide you with all of the knowledge and skills you need to be successful.

This training program includes the following:

Who You Are:

  • Caring and compassionate

  • Calm under pressure

  • A strong communicator (written and verbal)

  • Friendly and collaborative

  • Comfortable taking direction and working independently

  • Good problem-solving skills and attention to detail

  • Excellent organizational skills and agility within a changing environment

  • Demonstrated ability to recognize safety concerns

Requirements

  • Ability to travel and attend meetings to support the needs of the patient

  • Experience using a computer or tablet to communicate effectively

  • Having a valid drivers license and vehicle is required

  • Proof of updated required Immunizations (MMR, Varicella/Zosters, HepB, Tetanus and Tuberculosis)

  • Standard First Aid, CPR C, and AED

If you’re having any difficulties applying to the program, or have any other questions please email me or call me at:

You must submit a copy of your resume to be considered to join the program.

About SE Health

SE Health (Saint Elizabeth Health Care) is a social enterprise applying our knowledge, vision and drive to forever impact how people live and age at home, today and into the future. As a not-for-profit organization with Canadian roots and 110 years of expertise, we bring quality excellence and innovation to home care, seniors lifestyle and family caregiving. Through our team of 9,000 Leaders of Impact, we deliver 20,000 care exchanges daily, totaling 50 million in the last decade alone.

Saint Elizabeth is committed to the success of all its employees. If you feel you need accommodations because of illness or disability, please do not hesitate to contact Human Resources at hresources@saintelizabeth.com at your earliest convenience .

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