New Job Personal Support Worker-Combined Med/Surg In Ontario

Personal Support Worker-COMBINED MED/SURG
Personal Support Worker-COMBINED MED/SURG

Personal Support Worker-COMBINED MED/SURG

Company : St. Mary’s General Hospital
Salary : $24.83–$25.61 an hour
Location : Ontario

Full Description

Work Type: Part Time

It's the Saint Mary way: compassionate care for our patients and each other, together.

We grow our people and we're growing the future of health care today and tomorrow. Our patients are the heart of our care, and our staff is the backbone of our care.

Don't let our size fool you, whether you are starting your career or looking for new experiences. We are leaders in our field and recognized globally for our world-class, innovative healthcare.

Our vision of "Inspiring Excellence" is not just about our approach to patient-centered care, it's also about our commitment to our staff.

Together, we can grow the future of health care.

The St. Mary’s Way:

Inclusive: You are valued for your whole, authentic self.

We will invest in you as we grow our team of today and the future, he said.

Wraparound support is professional and personal.

Leaders in Healthcare: Join a winning team that was voted the top 100 Canadian Employers in 2022 and 2023 and the best hospital in Waterloo Region in the Record's Reader Choice Awards!

New employees must provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination status, a 2 step TB screening as well as proof of their start date at Saint Mary's General Hospital. )

Position Summary:

The Nurse Assistant/Personal Support Worker provides personal care to patients and monitors patient flow within the hospital, communicating effectively with patients, staff and families. Documentation in the electronic record is required for care provided. The incumbent demonstrates professional responsibility and practices actions consistent with hospital policy and procedures at all times.

Position Requirements:

  • Personal Support Worker (PSW) certification from a recognized college/university or private career college or school board is required.
  • Current BCLS certification required
  • 2 0 years current experience as a personal support worker required :
  • Demonstrated ability to work with a variety of patient populations
  • Experience is preferred in a hospital environment.
  • The proficiency of a computer and excellent keyboarding skills is preferred.
  • Past experience with the Meditech system is an asset.
  • Working knowledge of routine practices related to infection control is required)
  • Ongoing commitment to continuous learning:
  • How can I work in a fast-paced environment?
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Proven commitment to interdisciplinary team approach:
  • How do I multi-task, prioritize and be flexible?
  • Demonstrated ability to attend to work on a regular basis is required.

Preferred Requirements:

Cerner Healthcare Software Knowledge

What we offer

Health benefits for full-time, permanent employees?

Defined Benefit Pension Plan

What is the Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)?

Tuition Assistance Program

A great team

Life in Waterloo Region:


Innovation Hub

Public Transportation

Leading Schools

Thriving Economy

Vibrant cultural and community activities?

Application Instructions:

As per the collective agreement, the internal recruitment process will be completed prior to consideration of external applications.

Accommodations are available during all stages of the recruitment process in accordance with the Human Rights Code. SMGH is committed to completing the Accessibility for Ontarios with Disabilities Act (AODA) to support participation in all aspects of our recruitment processes. Should you require this accommodation, please contact [email protected].

We would like to thank all applicants in advance for their interest and only those selected for an interview will be contacted, due to the volume of applications we receive. We are unable to confirm individual application." "