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PSW Recruitment

Woodingford Lodge is a 228-bed long-term care home dedicated to providing compassionate and respectful resident-centered care. Woodingford's sites are located in Woodstock, Ingersoll and Tillsonburg. 

In partnership with Conestoga College, we're offering a way for applicants to complete their PSW college program following an accelerated schedule while gaining on-the-job experience.


About the PSW FAST Program

The PSW FAST program is a fast-tracked, 21-week Personal Support Worker (PSW) employer-sponsored program between Woodingford Lodge and Conestoga College. The program is currently recruiting applicants interested in receiving training to become a personal support worker and are invested in making a difference in the health and wellbeing of individuals and families.

Applying to the program

To apply to the PSW FAST program, you must have:

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or 19 years of age or older with mature student status
  • Grade 12 compulsory English, C or U level, or equivalent
  • Previous post-secondary program (a degree, diploma or certificate from an accredited college or university) or experience in healthcare in the last two years (proof of current/recent employment in the healthcare field is required)

You will also be asked to provide: 

  • Copy of official transcripts
  • Current resume

Applicants must be permanent residents. International students (those on VISA) are not eligible to take the PSW FAST program.

Download the information sheet 

How to Apply

The deadline to apply to the PSW FAST program is Monday, March 1, 2021.

Fill out the application form below and consent forms below and send to Patricia Godfrey, Staff Development Coordinator, Woodingford Lodge:


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