Empower Simcoe
  • 11-Jun-2021 to 25-Jun-2021 (EST)
  • Accommodations/Group Living
  • Barrie, ON, CAN
  • Part Time

Now Hiring!

We are looking for qualified and enthusiastic Personal Support Workers to work in our Accommodations Program in Barrie, Ontario.

Empower Simcoe is one of the largest accredited community living organizations in Ontario, providing services through a variety of programs in the Barrie, Orillia and surrounding areas. As an organization, we look for individuals who demonstrate initiative, collaboration, resilience, and creative problem-solving skills.

Our Direct Support Workers provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities with all aspects of daily living within a group home setting. Responsibilities may include supporting people with finances, personal care, household duties and meal preparation. You may also support people to appointments or events in order to make connections within the community.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Candidates must have a completed PSW certification from an accredited educational facility;
  • Experience working in the social services and/or health care field(s) is preferred, but not required;
  • Candidates must be available to work all shifts, including days, evenings, nights, weekends, and statutory holidays;
  • As a condition of hire, candidates must be willing to provide a current, clear criminal record check with vulnerable sector screening and a pre-employment medical;
  • A valid "Class G" driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

This position guarantees up to 59.5 hours bi-weekly. We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health and dental insurance, participation in a pension plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.

Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

Please submit your applications by:

4:00pm on June 25, 2021

We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext. 2255 or rjacobs@empowersimcoe.ca.

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