Guelph Independent Living
  • 07-Jun-2017 to 14-Dec-2017 (PST)
  • Assisted Living
  • Guelph, ON, CAN
  • 19.00
  • Hourly
  • Part Time & Casual

With Full Time Permanent Rotations

You can make a difference in the lives of adults with physical disabilities who have chosen to maintain their independence by living in their own homes with pride and dignity. Assistance from a professional and friendly Worker is a key component to providing this quality service. It isn't an easy job, so only exceptional, caring people need apply.

We are currently hiring for:

  • casual positions with the ability to work days, evening and overnight shifts (Immediate Start)


Activities of daily living that assist adults with physical disabilities, who self-direct their care, to live independently, including: • Transferring/positioning/turning • Dressing/undressing • Washing/bathing • Toileting including bowel, bladder and catheter care • Light housekeeping/laundry assistance • Meal preparation/assistance with eating • Follow through on programs developed by an occupational therapist, physiotherapist and/or speech therapist

Qualifications: • PSW certification or experience in the field preferred • Ability to work shifts including days, evenings and/or overnights • Commitment to work alternate weekends • Successful criminal reference check • Employment medical  A personal vehicle may be required depending on the program you are hired into 

Environment Conditions: Exposure to: • Household cleaners, pets, smoke, temperature fluctuations, client action

Compensation: Probationary - $18.89 Wage grid - $19.20 - $19.72

Provided: • Standard First/Aid CPR training • Health and Safety Orientation • Back Care, transfers and lifts training • AODA (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities) Customer Service training • Documentation training • Other ongoing training opportunities • Flexible scheduling • Benefits for full time positions

*Please note that students are welcome to apply, however, we do not hire specifically for full time summer employment.


Guelph Independent Living has the status of a Living Wage Supporter. All of our direct full-time employees are paid at least a living wage. 

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