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Support Service Aide (SSA)

  • Full Time
  • — Barrie
  • Closing date: Mar 12, 2021

Website Plan A Health Care Staffing

Plan A is a staffing agency that supports Long Term Care (LTC) homes who are experiencing staffing shortages. We are currently looking for Support Service Aides (SSAs) to join our qualified, dedicated, and compassionate team of support staff.

Responsibilities and duties:

The specific responsibilities and duties vary slightly between facilities, as well as from shift to shift. These expectations will be communicated during the site-specific orientation to each facility

SSAs are expected to:

Provide support to various departments within Long Term Care Homes including Personal Support, Laundry, Housekeeping and Food Services. These tasks may include but are not limited to:

Providing support to Personal Support Workers in caring for residents
Visiting with residents
Portering residents
Washing floors
Cleaning surfaces
Setting & clearing tables
Washing dishes
Treating soiled laundry
Washing and drying laundry
Folding laundry
Making beds
The ideal candidates will possess:

A high school diploma is preferred
Experience working in a health care setting or some post-secondary education in a healthcare field preferred
Excellent attendance and punctuality
Hardworking, compassionate, positive, solution-oriented, professional and flexible
LTC experience considered an asset

Please be advised, at this time we are giving preference to individuals who:

1. Do not have another healthcare employer

2. Are willing to commute to a facility that may be out or your region (if there is no local availability). Our Recruiters can explain this in further detail.

Job Benefits

Industry leading wages; $17-21/hr
Flexible scheduling using the StaffStat mobile app
All work assignments are in a single LTC home
Access to Plan A on-call personnel 24/7
Incentives for out of town opportunities including hotel accommodation, and mileage coverage; a great way to experience new towns and cities!

Do you want to learn more about the employment opportunities Plan A offers before applying? Use the link below to request a call back from one of our recruiters!


Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available on request.

Plan A Management Team

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