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continuing care assistant


Source: Job Bank

Location

Truro, NS
B2N3H7

Salary

$20.41 to $21.79 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 80 hours bi-weekly
  • Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work setting

  • Home care and visiting care agency

Tasks

  • Supply and empty bed pans
  • Serve meal trays and feed patients
  • Weigh, lift, turn and position patients
  • Make beds and maintain patients' rooms
  • Maintain inventory of supplies
  • Bathe, dress and groom patients
  • Administer first aid in emergency situations

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Continuing Care Assistant Certification
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Child Abuse Registry check
  • Vulnerable sector check
  • Tuberculosis test

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Reliability

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement
  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Mileage paid
  • Pension plan

Long term benefits

  • Maternity and parental benefits

Other benefits

  • Other benefits
  • Travel insurance

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