Careers at West Huron Care Centre

Our recognized hub of community care services offers a rewarding variety of careers in our various departments, including:

Nursing Department

  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)
  • Personal Support Worker (PSW)

Activation Department

  • Activity and Volunteer Coordinator
  • Therapy Services

Environmental Services

  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping
  • Maintenance

Dietary Department

  • Dietary Aid
  • Cook

Outreach Department

  • Wellness Coordinator
  • Transportation Coordinator
  • Outreach Coordinator

Administration and Leadership

We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

Rural Summer Student Program (Partnership Program hosted by West Huron Care Centre/Blue Water Rest Home)

1.One Care Home & Community Support Services 

Administrative Assistant – Student Role

Position Summary:
Reporting to their Supervisor or Director, the Administrative Assistant, provides support to the Director as well as facilitates the effective functioning of the daily operations and supports key projects of the team and individual leaders as assigned. This role is fixed term student contract (5 months). The current student must be enrolled or entering into an office/business admin/human resources or related post-secondary programs.

Qualifications:

  • Enrolled in or entering into Office/Business Admin/Human Resources or related post-secondary program
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications would be considered an asset
  • Strong ability to prioritize in a demanding environment
  • Experience in record keeping and documentation would be considered an asset
  • Valid Driver’s License and Proof of Insurance
  • Ability to speak French would be considered an asset

For more information or to apply, contact recruitingservices@onecaresupport.ca.

2.Exeter Villa Long-Term Care & Retirement Living

Student Activation Assistant

Qualifications:

  • Secondary or Post-secondary school education with a program in Activation and Leisure Studies, Recreational Leadership, Physiotherapy, Kinesiology,
  • Gerontology and/or related health studies. Montessori Education is an asset.
  • CPR, First Aid and computer skills an asset.
  • Musical ability an asset.
  • Safe Food Handler’s Course is an asset.
  • Must be able to communicate, read and write in English. Additional languages an asset.
  • Must have a clear Vulnerable Sector Screening.

For full job description, please click here.

Please submit your cover letter and resume to Brittany VanNes, Director of Activities & Volunteer Services at Brittany.V@exetervilla.ca

Personal Support Worker

Qualifications:

  1. Successfully completed the Personal Support Worker program.
  2. Can demonstrate skills, techniques and knowledge of caring for seniors.
  3. Ability to work safely, following established safety practices and procedures.
  4. Able to read and write in English, and understand both oral and written communication.

Available to work all shifts, including weekends.

Please submit cover letter and resume to Julie Kennedy, Scheduling Coordinator at scheduling@westhuroncarecentre.com

Registered Nurse

Qualifications:

  1. Current license in good standing as a Registered Nurse (RN) with the College of Nurses of Ontario.
  2. Demonstrated competence in all aspects of safe medication practice.
  3. General LTC experience considered as asset.
  4. PIECES, UFIRST, GPA training considered an asset.
  5. Proficient computer skills, RAI-MDS knowledge and experience desirable.
  6. Current CPR certificate.

Candidate must be available to work all shifts, including weekends.

Please submit cover letter and resume to Julie Kennedy, Scheduling Coordinator at scheduling@westhuroncarecentre.com

If there are no positions available, we would still like to hear from you. Please send your cover letter and resume to scheduling@westhuroncarecentre.com.

Please note, West Huron Care Centre/Blue Water Rest Home welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidate taking part in all aspects of the selection process.