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:

Housekeeping

Able and willing to perform all duties in accordance with job routines.

Available to work all shifts, including days, evenings and weekends.

Interested applicants are asked to submit cover letter and resume to Larry Whiting, Environmental Services Manager at l.whiting@westhuroncarecentre.com.

Personal Support Worker

Qualifications:

  1. Caring personality and is passionate about seniors
  2. Available to work all shifts, including nights and weekends
  3. PSW certificate is an asset but not required

Please submit cover letter and resume to Janet Thiel, Director of Care at j.thiel@westhuroncarecentre.com

Registered Practical Nurse

Blue Water Rest Home at West Huron Care Centre , is currently seeking applications for Registered Practical Nurse (RPN).

Qualifications:

  1. Current license in good standing as a Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) by 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 Janet Thiel, Director of Care at j.thiel@westhuroncarecentre.com.

Position: Outreach Coordinator

The OUTREACH COORDINATOR reports to the Outreach & Programs Manager, Community Outreach and West Huron Care Centre. This is a part-time position in Community Outreach at West Huron Care Centre in Zurich Ontario.

Start Date: To be determined

Qualifications

  • Knowledge and familiarity of Zurich community and surrounding area.
  • Post-secondary education and/or minimum of 1 year employment experience in Marketing, Advertising, Event Planning, or related field.
  • Experience working with Adobe InDesign and Acrobat, or similar design program(s).
  • Knowledge and experience creating video marketing (eg. Creating videos on various platforms and launching on youtube.com)
  • Certified SFIC or Stronger U Instructor, or willingness to obtain.
  • Strong oral and written communication.
  • Ability to take initiative, strong time management and organizational skills are asset.
  • Collaborate with Community Outreach team, as well as successfully work independently.
  • Experience supporting seniors is an asset.
  • Flexible hours and schedule required.
  • Transportation/access to reliable vehicle is required.

 Responsibilities

  • Delivery Meals on Wheels, facilitate seniors exercise programs, as well as potentially support other Wellness Programs in Zurich and surrounding area.
  • Create and develop marketing material (print, website, social media, and video) that highlights the various programs, celebrations and services offered West Huron Care Centre/Blue Water Rest Home.
  • Support the Outreach & Program Manager with programs, education, and training opportunities, as well as Community Outreach and West Huron Care Centre.
  • Support and assist Senior Independent Living tenants, where applicable.
  • Complete various administration tasks (eg. creating spreadsheets, tracking, and recording stats, mailouts, etc.)
  • Support and/or facilitate special events and celebrations.
  • Completing set-up and clean-up for community rentals.
  • Other duties as necessary or assigned.

*This position is conditional on WHCC/BWRH receiving Aging at Home funding*

Please send cover letter and resume to Chelsey Passmore, Outreach & Programs Manager at c.passmore@westhuroncarecentre.com

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