Temporary Part Time Home Assistant - Dufferin Oaks

Reporting to the Director of Care, the Home Assistant is responsible for aiding with tasks that require no hands-on resident care supporting staff from various departments including Nursing, Food Services, Program Support, and Environmental Services.

What you’ll do

  • Screening of Staff, residents and visitors upon entry to the home as per Directive 3
  • Maintain an online schedule of visitors coming into the home
  • Transport residents to and from the dining room, onsite programs, or internal appointments
  • Assist residents who require feeding
  • Assist PSW’s with Snack/Nutrition carts including documentation of intake on resident’s electronic chart
  • Protect the health & safety of residents, co-workers and self by adopting safe work practices, reporting unsafe conditions immediately, and participating in health & safety related training
  • Work co-operatively with staff, volunteers, service providers and other stakeholders to meet resident
  • and family needs
  • Performs other related duties, as assigned

Posting Date

Closing Date

What you’ll bring

  • Minimum Grade 12 education
  • Previous experience and interest in working with a population of older adults is an asset
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • A successful criminal reference check including the vulnerable sector screening
  • Flexibility in scheduling as you must be available to work days, evenings, and two out of three weekends as required
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