Permanent Part Time (currently 65 hours per pay, Bi Weekly) *includes evenings & weekends
Seniors Life Enhancement Centres is a charitable, community organization that provides two Adult Day Programs for seniors in Mississauga/Halton, who have memory impairments, frailties, or are physically disabled. We are currently seeking a permanent Client Assistant.
The Client Assistant will have the responsibility of facilitating all aspects of client care (i.e. personal care, medications, meals, activities) based on the client’s plan of care.
- Assists clients in performing activities of daily living including personal care i.e. toileting, hand washing, client transfers, assisting with mobility and other activities according to care plan
- Ensures that clients’ needs are met during the day
- Supervises and assists clients during meal times
- Assists in the implementation of a variety of activities for clients
- Assists with special events , outings and entertainment as required
- Assists with the preparation of meals, snacks and desserts and light cleaning duties including laundry when required
- Responsible for producing documentation when and as is required as part of the role.
Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
- Personal Support Worker Certificate
- First Aid and CPR
- Experience in a related field
- Knowledge of the physical, social and psychological aspects of the aging process
- Experience providing personal care to clients.
- Ability to interact with people of all ages and cultural backgrounds
- Ability to work as part of a team
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Outgoing, dependable, reliable, punctual and responsible
- Knowledge and experience in activation an asset
- Good written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to work flexible hours
- Ability to work independently
Qualified candidates should forward their resumes by 4:00pm July 10, 2015 to:
Jackie Silva, Progam Coordinator
Seniors Life Enhancement Centres
2030 Bristol Circle, Suite 120
Oakville, ON L6H 0H2
Fax : (905) 829-9050
Thank you for your interest in our organization. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.