Website M'Chigeeng First Nation
Department: Health Services – Home & Community Care Program (Wellness Centre)
Classification: Community Services 1
Employment Status: Part time with the potential of leading to Full Time
M’Chigeeng Wellness Centre is a senior living facility for independent individuals who require minimal assistance. It is also the main office for the Home & Community Care Program. The Home & Community Care Program provides services to individuals who require additional home supports, such as daily exercise, hygiene care, meal preparation, light housekeeping, wellness checks and social visits.
M’Chigeeng Wellness Centre is looking for an individual that has excellent communication skills, is self-motivated and demonstrates the attributes of a team-player! If this, is you, we would be happy for you join our HCC team!!
The Personal Support Worker will work under the direction of the Home Care Program Manager
The Personal Support Worker will provide personal care and support services to clients in their daily living activities within the Wellness Centre and out in the community of M’Chigeeng First Nation.
Qualifications & Requirements
Personal Support Worker Certificate with a minimum of one (1) year work related experience.
Health Care Aide Certificate with six (6) month’s work-related experience.
Valid First Aid/CPR Certification
Valid Ontario Driver’s License
Safe Food Handler Certification
Caring, honest and trustworthy.
Excellent interpersonal, and communication skills.
Excellent time management.
Available to work shift work and flexible hours, as required.
Experience working with the elderly is an asset.
Knowledge of Ojibwe culture, traditions and the Ojibwe language is an asset or must have the willingness to learn.
A Vulnerable Sector Screening (dated within 30 days, original or certified copy) is required for the successful applicant.
Interested applicants must submit COVER LETTER, RESUME, THREE (3) CURRENT WRITTEN REFERENCES (2 Work-Related references from a direct supervisor/manager and 1-character reference) and education certifications by Friday December 1, 2023 at 3:00 pm to:
PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKER
c/o Pamela Debassige, Home Care Program Manager
M’Chigeeng FN, P.O. Box 333
M’CHIGEENG, ON P0P 1G0 (Fax 705-377-4980)
Miigwech your interest is appreciated, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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