Unregulated Care Provider

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Job Number:
J0822-0206
Job Title:
Unregulated Care Provider
Job Category:
Continuing Care Assistant (CCA)/ Personal Support Worker (PSW)
Job Type:
Permanent Part Time
Date Posted:
August 3, 2022
Closing Date:
September 5, 2022
Work Location:
Parkland on the Glen
Number of Positions:
2

If you take pride in being compassionate, honest, professional and safe, consider an exciting and rewarding career at Shannex. Our communities offer more than a place to work – they welcome and celebrate Great People who inspire meaningful connections while Leading the Way to Better Living™.

We are searching for a Unregulated Care Provider to join our Parkland on the Glen team based in Mississauga, Ontario. 

Meaningful Benefits

You will be surrounded by supportive and talented team members who make our communities great places to live, work and visit. As an established and respected organization in the healthcare sector, Shannex offers opportunities for growth, development and advancement. And at the end of every day, you will know you’ve made a measured difference in the lives of our residents. Additional benefits include:

  • Hourly wage: Starting at $19.33 per hour
  • Comprehensive health & dental benefits plan
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Vacation accrual & Pension plan  
  • Free onsite parking
  • Access to continuing education and training through Shannex’s Centre of Excellence
  • Opportunities to be part of sector innovation and continuous improvement initiatives
  • Recognition and Rewards for service excellence and safety

About the Opportunity

  • Responsible for the safe and accurate administration of medications for Residents
  • Assists clients with hygiene and daily living activities, such as: bathing, dressing, oral care, skin care, meals, and mobilizing according to care plan and work assignment;
  • Assists clients and culinary team during meal time;
  • Assists in the provision of social, spiritual, and intellectual activities for clients;
  • Administers client medications as assigned under the direction of the Client Services Coordinator/Manager and in accordance with Physician orders following all medication management policies and guidelines;
  • Completing all duties in a way which is consistent with Shannex’s Philosophy of Service: Your life. Your choice. Your Home.

About You

In addition to placing high value on continuous improvement, collaboration and accountability, you bring:

  • Personal Support Worker Certification 
  • Successfully completed medication administration course at least within the last year and have a mininimum of 6 months experience.
  • Current CPR & Emergency First Aid Certification
  • Ability to work a schedule of flexible hours and all shifts inclusive of days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays;
  • Previous experience in working with the elderly in long-term care or a seniors’ living environment;
  • Alzheimer’s Disease and other Dementia Care Course would be considered an asset

About Us

It all began in 1988 when our Founder, Joseph Shannon, purchased a single nursing home in his hometown of Sydney, Cape Breton. For more than three decades, Shannex has grown as a trusted provider of senior accommodations, services and care in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Ontario. Our industry-leading services are inspired by residents and delivered by Parkland Retirement Living and Lifestyle Residences, Shannex Enhanced Care, Faubourg du Mascaret, Milestone Communities, and Care at Home team members who create an exceptional resident experience and a positive, fulfilling work environment where every voice matters.   

If you’re ready to join the Shannex team of Great People, apply today!

Great People is a core value at Shannex based on the belief that our team members are the spirit and foundation of the organization.  Shannex believes equity, diversity, inclusion and belonging is about creating a culture that embraces the uniqueness of individuals, where every person is treated fairly and where racism and discrimination are not tolerated. At Shannex, every team member belongs.

All applications are kept in strict confidentiality.
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.