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:

Part-Time Activation

Qualifications:

  • The successful candidate must be in compliance with the Fixing Long-Term Care Act
  • Education and/or Courses in Gerontology or related field.
  • Experience working with seniors or residents in long-term care that have multiple needs is an asset.
  • Excellent communications, organization, assessment and evaluation skills.
  • Knowledge of community resources and program development.

Hours of work may vary and may include day, evening, and weekend hours.

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

Part-Time Transportation Coordinator

The Transportation Coordinator is responsible for, but not limited to the following:

  • Coordination, delivery and stat collection for Meal’s on Wheels, Community Meal Delivery and Grocery Program
  • Successfully complete the Seniors Fitness Instructor Course (SFIC) and lead Falls Prevention & Exercise programs
  • Plan, coordinate and promote transportation initiatives in partnership with EasyRide, such as day trips or special events
  • Compiles daily trip manifests/instructions for the driver
  • Train, support, and work alongside Community Outreach volunteers
  • Support the success of the Community Outreach team by completing Tuck Cart reconciliation, participant assessments and intakes, answering phone calls and inquiries, supporting participant needs where appropriate, assist with community rentals, holiday decorating, groceries, portering for services, etc.
  • Access to reliable vehicle is required

Qualifications:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Zurich and surrounding area of southern Huron County.
  • Education and/or experience in Gerontology, Recreation & Leisure, or Event Planning is an asset.
  • Excellent communications, organization, assessment and evaluation skills.
  • Comfortable working with computer and using MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Experience with community program development is an asset.

Hours of work may vary and may include day, evening, and weekend hours.

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

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 Julie Kennedy at scheduling@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 Julie Kennedy at scheduling@westhuroncarecentre.com

Dietary Aide

Qualifications:

1. Current Safe Food Handler’s Certificate

2. Food Service Workers Certificate or enrolled in the program

3. Vulnerable Sector Check (within the last 6 months)

4. Part-time position

5. Applicant must be available to work all Dietary Aide shifts, including weekends (6:30am-2:30pm or 1:00-8:00pm)

6. Hours of work will be determined according to seniority, approximately 18.5-22.5 hours/week

COVID-19 Considerations
WHCC/ BWRH adheres to and applies all legislative requirements to protect staff and residents from COVID-19. All staff must have primary series vaccination follow Infection Prevention & Control protocols, including wearing of masks and rapid antigen testing.

Please submit cover letter and resume to j.bradley@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.