Support Service Aide

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Application Deadline: when filled
Hours of Work: various
Wages: $17/hour with an additional $4.00 hourly incentive for last minute shifts.
Duties & Qualifications:

Plan A is a long-term care (LTC) staffing agency that provides a local solution for LTC homes experiencing staffing shortages. Plan A is currently looking for Support Services Aides (SSA’s) to join our qualified, dedicated, and compassionate team of support staff.

Plan A prides itself on offering supplemental, self-scheduled employment, however, Covid-19 has required us to temporarily change our scheduling model.

Please be advised, at this time preference will be given to individuals who:

  1. Have access to private transportation
  2. Do not have another employer
  3. Are interested and able to work in homes that may have Covid-19 cases

Flexibility, self-scheduling and all other usual job benefits will still apply.

Job Benefits

  • You decide when you work! At Plan A you can make your own schedule! Using our StaffStat app our LTC homes send out shifts when and where they need help, and as they pop up on your phone our staff accept them on a first come first serve basis!
  • Make your own schedule around your busy life! Our only requirement is you give us your time with 3 shifts a month! If our staff can give amazing care 3 times a month our seniors will never go without the care they deserve!
  • We are the only staffing strategy in Canada that focuses 100% on Long Term Care homes.

Job Summary

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:


  • Washing floors
  • Cleaning surfaces
  • Setting & clearing tables
  • Washing dishes
  • Sorting laundry
  • Treating soiled laundry
  • Washing and drying laundry
  • Folding laundry
  • Making beds
  • Snack cart/refreshments
  • Providing support to Personal Support Workers in caring for residents
  • Visiting with residents
  • Portering residents

Qualifications and Skills

  • High school diploma preferred
  • Experience working in a health care setting or some post-secondary education in a health care field preferred
  • Ability to work independently and/or as a member of a team
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Excellent attendance and punctuality
  • Hardworking, compassionate, positive, solution-oriented, professional, and flexible

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