Work with Helping Hands Healthcare
As Canada’s premier healthcare staffing agency, Helping Hands Healthcare serves more hospital partners than any other staffing organization. One of our main objectives is to be the preferred choice for nurses and personal support workers so that we are able to provide our clients exemplary service. Our team of healthcare professionals are highly satisfied with the work arrangements they have with Helping Hands, our open-door policy and the ability to maintain an enjoyable work/ life balance.
More hospitals, more shifts
Helping Hands Healthcare has more hospital partners than any other healthcare staffing agency in Southern Ontario. This gives you more shifts to choose from, and the most flexible schedule in the industry.
Exceptional work culture
Our staff loves working with us and we love working with them! We recognize and reward our employees for their great work and commitment to Helping Hands Healthcare, our clients and the nursing profession. We are committed to treating our staff fairly and with dignity and respect.
Continuing educational opportunities
At Helping Hands Healthcare, we foster and encourage continuous learning. We offer several different educational opportunities, including online training sessions, webinars, self-learning packages and orientation sessions for all of our healthcare staff.
One of the many benefits of working with Helping Hands Healthcare is the ability to set your own schedule. Tell us when and where you want to work, and we’ll ensure your schedule reflects your preferences. We offer you the best variety of shifts so you can always work when it’s best for you!
Competitive compensation packages
The Helping Hands Healthcare team hires only the best Nurses and Personal Support Workers. Our high standards are reflected in our very competitive compensation packages for our valued healthcare staff.
Helping Hands Healthcare wants to ensure you work where and when you want to work. During our hiring process, we work with you to determine your preferred locations and shift times. We are always looking for qualified, caring healthcare professionals, so even if you don’t see a position in your area listed here, please apply anyway.
What professions do you hire?Helping Hands Healthcare hires Registered Nurses and Personal Support Workers for temporary work assignments as well as administrative staff to work in the local Mississauga office. We welcome applications from the following professionals: Specialty Registered Nurses with experience in Critical Care (ICU, CVICU, CCU), NICU Emergency and Post-Anesthetic units. Registered Nurses with experience in Medical/Surgical, Rehabilitation, Surgery, Complex Continuing Care (CCC), Mental Health, Maternal Child Care, Paediatrics and Obstetrics units. Registered Practical Nurses experienced in Medical/Surgical, Complex Continuing Care (CCC), Rehabilitation and Mental Health units. Personal Support Workers with experience in Personal Care and Constant Care. Office Administrators and Staffing Coordinators.
What does “elect-to-work” mean?“Elect-to-work” is one of the greatest benefits of working with Helping Hands Healthcare. It means that you work whenever you want to work, giving you full autonomy over your work schedule. We offer shifts on weekends, weekdays, days, evening and nights, allowing you full flexibility with your schedule.
What does the hiring process look like?Click the “Apply Now” button below to submit your resume and application for review. Following your submission, our team at Helping Hands Healthcare will review your application promptly. Once we have determined your qualifications are the type we require, we will contact you. You may be asked to provide additional documents and submit copies of your credentials. We will then schedule an in-person interview. Following the interview, we will review your credentials and decide if you would be a good fit for Helping Hands Healthcare. Should you be hired, we determine together where you would like to work (geographical areas, and which hospitals and units or private care).
When can I start working?It can be stressful to start a new job, so the team at Helping Hands Healthcare will try to make sure this transition is as smooth as possible for you. First, you will be sent to an orientation at the unit(s) you will be working in so you can familiarize yourself with your new working environment. Following orientation, you will be asked to be sure your availability is up-to-date so our staffing coordinators can schedule you accordingly at your chosen units.
Do you offer educational opportunities?We always look for new and innovative educational opportunities that will challenge and inspire you to be the best healthcare professional you can be. Through online training sessions, webinars and self-learning packages, we always keep you informed and up-to-date on the latest medical news and practices. Additionally, Helping Hands Healthcare, in cooperation with our clients, will organize orientation sessions so that you can become familiar with your work environments upon being hired.
Who should I contact if I have work-related questions during my shift at the client’s facility?Firstly, you speak with the Nurse in Charge. Then immediately following, call Helping Hands Healthcare at (905)-285-0202. We are here to answer all your questions, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, so please do not hesitate to contact us.
Theresa, Registered Nurse
“Helping Hands Healthcare is an awesome agency that encourages us to keep up to date with certifications. They pay promptly, and they are always there to support me, even during periods when I’ve been pulled away by raising my family. Thank you to all the staff for being so wonderful over the years.”