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Guest Attendant, Career Opportunity in Stratford, Ontario

Job description

The Guest Attendant provides personal care and other services to residents in a safe efficient manner, according to the policies and procedures of the retirement residence.

 

The responsibilities of the role include but are not limited to:

  • Assists and attends to residents’ special needs as required;
  • Provides food preparation, dining room service, busing and dishwashing services in accordance with established work routines;
  • Provides personal laundry services for residents in accordance with established work routines;
  • Maintains work and storage areas in a clean, safe and sanitary manner;
  • Operates and cleans equipment, furniture and cleans and maintains all resident areas as per work routines;
  • Provides medications to residents according to the residence’s policies and procedures for medication administration;
  • Performs other related duties as required.

The ideal candidates will possess:

  • Previous work experience in providing laundry, food (dining room) or personal care services;
  • Successful completion of secondary school or equivalent;
  • First Aid certificate/training;
  • Post secondary education in related care fields [e.g. Personal Support Worker (PSW), Health Care Aide (HCA) or Developmental Services Worker (DSW) certification] is preferred;
  • Ability to read and communicate effectively;
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions;
  • Demonstrated empathy and understanding of the needs of seniors;
  • Effective interpersonal relationship and conflict resolution skills;
  • Ability to organize work and work under strict time constraints;
  • Must have a high standard of hygiene and cleanliness;
  • Must be able to operate related equipment.
  • Candidates must be available to work days and weekends as needed.
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