Personal Support Worker

  • Personal Support Worker – Amica Mature Lifestyles Inc. – Thornhill – 2-4-Years – AML096
  • Amica Mature Lifestyles Inc.

  • 2-4 Year
  • Hamilton, London, Stoney Creek, Sudbury, Thornhill, Toronto, Woodstock
  • Industry: Other
  • Qualifications Required: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Overview

Roles & Responsibilities

Are you?  

  • Passionate about making a difference?
  • Looking for work that has a higher purpose?
  • Interested in a job that allows you to make a meaningful difference in society and provide seniors with the most memorable and fulfilling experiences in a lifetime?
  • Interested to join a team of passionate, dedicated people who strive to do it better than anyone else in the industry?

Then Amica Mature Lifestyles is for you!   About Amica:   At Amica, we create and deliver lifestyle experiences inspiring seniors to feel vibrant and live younger.    And we do it better than anyone else!    Amica provides an all-inclusive retirement lifestyle focused on health and well-being, in communities designed to offer a superior, service-rich environment.   We believe that the later stages of life can and should be among the most meaningful, memorable and fulfilling experiences in a lifetime. To that end, we are committed to deliver premium accommodations, engaging Wellness & Vitality™ programs, and healthy and flavourful menus.   As Amicans, we work together each day with a life affirming spirit from within that allows us all to be “young inside”.   A day in the life of a Personal Support Worker   As the Personal Support Worker you are responsible for assisting residents with activities of daily living, including personal, physical, psychological, social, spiritual, and recreational needs.     How do I qualify?   You must have:

  • Must be a graduate from a recognized Personal Support Worker
  • Level 1 First Aid, CPR / AED Certificate.
  • Recent experience working with geriatrics, long-term care, or home services required.

What we are looking for:

  • Good oral and verbal communication skills – English is essential.
  • Deals with others in an effective, compassionate and supportive manner.
  • Respects each resident as an individual and is aware of his/her need for self-respect and privacy, and the right to share in decisions about his/her care.
  • Is capable of working in a team environment.
  • Demonstrates effective problem solving skills.
  • Positive public relation skills, including the ability to establish and maintain harmonious relations with residents and families.
  • Demonstrates ability to organize workload and to respond efficiently and effectively to unexpected workload and situations.
  • Demonstrates ability to operate related equipment.

About Amica Mature Lifestyles Inc.

Amica Mature Lifestyles Inc. has been bringing a superior quality of life to Canadian seniors since 1993. We are a team of dedicated professionals with a sincere passion for providing enriching experiences and personalized support for our residents. We have locations in British Columbia, Alberta, and Ontario.Our Vision Every Amica resident will say “You know who I am and I trust you to support me in every way.”Our Mission Our mission is to empower seniors to flourish by supporting mind, body and spirit through an engaged and passionate team in a place called home.Amica Helping Hands Amica HELPING HANDS Charity’s sole mandate and mission is to help support and assist seniors in Canada, many of whom live under the low income cut–off (LICO).