Patient & Resident Care Partner

Hospital Toronto Baycrest Center for Geriatric Care

Patient & Resident Care Partner

Tracking Code
20-2023
Job Description

Baycrest has opportunities for

 

PATIENT & RESIDENT CARE PARTNERS

 

 TEMPORARY PART TIME AND FULL TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE

 

 

Our residents and patients require assistance to enable them to continue to live their lives and fulfill their goals and daily activities. Our staff members work diligently with our clients and assist them in managing conditions common with aging such as physical (e.g. from ambulating independently to being wheel-chair bound), mental health, cognitive (from mild to severe including Dementia and Alzheimer) and stroke issues.

 

 

Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • Feeding patients and residents of the hospital and long-term care home
  • Assisting patients and residents with activities of daily living, including personal, physical, psychological, social, and recreational needs
  • Supporting patients and residents to maintain their dignity, social, emotional and cultural well-being
  • Initiating and maintaining relationships with patients and residents and their family and other care providers

Qualifications (include but are not limited to):

  • Current enrollment in a clinical education program (e.g., nursing, personal support worker etc. program)
  • Completion of BCLS  is an asset
  • Ability to remain calm during emergency situations, and respond accordingly based on skill level
  • Must have the knowledge, skill, judgment and ability to work with patients and residents in an understanding, sensitive and compassionate manner
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Respects each patient or resident as an individual and is aware of his/her right to share in decisions about his/her care
  • Proven ability to perform work autonomously or as a team as work environment requires
  • Demonstrates effective problem solving skills
  • Positive public relation skills, including the ability to establish and maintain effective relations with residents and families
 

   

     

     

   

    

     Remarkable people of Baycrest Health Sciences are changing the future of brain health and aging.

 

   

   

     Thank you for your interest in joining Baycrest. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. All successful candidates will be required to complete a police reference check/vulnerable sector screen. As staff we all share in maintaining a safe care environment for clients, families, and visitors and a safe work environment for staff, students, researchers, physicians and volunteers. Baycrest is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (‘AODA’). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources at 416-785-2500, ext. 2961.

   

 

 

Job Location
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Position Type
Temporary

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