Always an opportunity to take on more than scheduled
PSW Field Staff (Former Employee), Peterborough, ON – March 4, 2015
Pros: lots of hours
Cons: poor communication
I love working in home care, the company has some organization issues. They need to work on supervising the field staff more closely and be more clear as to what job duties entail per client. Communication is an on going issue with clients and staff members.
Personal Support Worker (Former Employee), Whitby, ON – July 14, 2012
One day I had a client who was affected by a stroke on his left side and I enjoyed helping him do exercises. I liked to help him do a series of exercises for his entire body, such as head movements, shrugs, – more... arm movements and leg movements, etc. When I first started with the patient my English pronunciation wasn't so good so he didn't understand me when I said "shrug." He laughed because he thought I said "shark." – less