Pandemic Support Worker
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Pandemic Support Worker

Posted on 09-Sep-2020 by West Parry Sound Health Centre
Location Parry Sound, Town of Parry Sound

Job Description:

Temporary Part-Time Position (September 2020 to approximately March 2021)

Located on the coast of beautiful Georgian Bay, our modern facility offers the best that both nature and technology can offer. We work in one of Canada’s most modern health care facilities and live in one of Canada’s top outdoor adventure destinations. Join our enthusiastic team, be part of a dynamic inter-professional group, and work in a positive progressive environment!

This position is responsible for assisting nursing staff in donning and doffing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), and facilitating adherence to infection control standards and other tasks to support departmental functions. The Pandemic Support Worker will ensure that health and safety policies are followed to provide a healthy and safe environment for staff, patients, and visitors.

Hours of work are all shifts (days, evenings, nights), including weekends.

Basic Requirements:

  • Successful completion of Grade 12 or equivalent;
  • Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills with the ability to facilitate positive relationships;
  • Ability to adapt to continually changing priorities;
  • Self-motivated with the ability to perform work assignments with minimal supervision and good judgment;
  • Demonstrated professionalism, tact, and diplomacy in interactions with others;
  • Proven ability to adhere to safe work practices;
  • An understanding of the Internal Responsibility System (OH&S Act);
  • Demonstrated satisfactory attendance levels, performance levels, disciplinary history and positive work references;
  • Ability to work in a manner that exemplifies the core values of the West Parry Sound Health Centre: Compassion, Accountability, Rights and Responsibilities, Excellence, and Safety.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in a health care environment.
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Instructions for Applying:

Please submit a resume with covering letter by September 23, 2020 quoting Non-Union 2020-275.

West Parry Sound Health Centre is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities to ensure equal participation. If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes.

We thank all applicants who apply, but advise only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

Personal information submitted will be used for the purposes of this competition only. Please be advised the WPSHC property is smoke-free.