Personal Support Worker (PSW/DSW/HCA) Nursing Students and International Nurses

Company Details

Live Everyday

The Power to Change Lives!

With VON you get to hit the open road, where the scenery and work is different every day.  We offer a workplace free from the repetitive and boring, where you know you’ve helped someone remain independent, and you get to meet some great people along the way.

Come for the job, stay for the chance to make a real difference.

Our Personal Support Workers provide care in clients homes and other settings in over 160 communities across Ontario:

Work with clients in their homes to provide personal care
Assist with daily living activities, such as grooming, dressing and bathing
Provide respite care
Plan and prepare meals and light household duties
Help with mobility and transfers
Monitor and maintain household safety
….and much more

What we can offer you:

Excellent total rewards package including group benefits and generous vacation allowance
Comprehensive orientation program
Mentoring opportunities
Mileage reimbursement
Opportunity to use your skills and expand your knowledge
SMART phone provided to keep you connected during work time
Opportunity to make a difference in your community
Work with an organization that is 125 years strong

This position is eligible for the temporary $3.00 per hour wage enhancement from the Ontario Government for all hours spent directly caring for clients.

What we need from you:
Certificate in Personal Support Worker (PSW) program or Health Care Aide (HCA) are preferred
Developmental Service Workers (DSWs), nursing students, internationally educated nurses and other types of support staff are also welcome to apply!
A valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle is required
A current and original copy of a satisfactory Criminal Records Check is required and a Vulnerable Sector Search and/or a Child Abuse Registry Check may be required
Must be able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

About us:

VON is a non-profit organization that provides clinical, personal and social support to people who want to live every day to the fullest while remaining in their own homes and communities.

VON is closely monitoring the rapidly evolving situation with COVID-19 and following public health directives, including recommendations from the Government of Canada, and federal and provincial health authorities. The health and safety of our clients, their families and our staff are our top priority.

VON Canada is committed to meeting the needs of persons with disabilities and to providing accessibility accommodations where required. For more information, please visit http://www.von.ca/en/accessibility