Guelph Independent Living
  • 10-Sep-2015 to 30-Sep-2015 (PST)
  • Outreach
  • Guelph, ON, CAN
  • $17.71 - $19.53
  • Hourly
  • Contract

provided for full time employees


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. 

Our Outreach staff work within the community, however we are not a piecework program. Staff have set hours, of 3 up to 8 hour durations, and you are paid by the hour, not buy the time spent with the client.  A vehicle is required for this program.

We are currently looking to fill:

A three month contract, with full time hours, with the possibility of a longer duration. If you cannot work these hours, and do not have a personal vehicle, please do not apply.The hours are as follows:

 

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1900-2345

 

1700-2330

1715-2330

1745-2330

1700-2330

 

 

 

1700-2330

1715-2330

1745-2330

1700-2330

1700-2330

1900-2345

 

1700-2330

1715-2330

1745-2330

1700-2330

 

 

 

1700-2330

1715-2330

1745-2330

1700-2330

1700-2330

Responsibilities:

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
• Use of a vehicle, valid driver's license, proof of valid insurance
• Ability to work shifts including days and/or evenings
• Commitment to work alternate weekends
• Successful criminal reference check
• Employment medical

Environment Conditions:
Exposure to:
• Household cleaners, pets, smoke, temperature fluctuations, client action
• Driving in inclement weather

Compensation:
Probationary - $17.71

Wage grid - $18.61-$19.53

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.




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