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health care aide


Source: Job Bank

Location

Huntsville, ON

Salary

$22.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
  • Experience: 7 months to less than 1 year
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Home care and visiting care agency
  • Nursing home/home for the aged
  • Group home

Tasks

  • Supply and empty bed pans
  • Take patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse
  • Serve meal trays and feed patients
  • Deliver messages, reports, requisitions and specimens between departments
  • Make beds and maintain patients' rooms
  • Supervise patients' exercise routines
  • Maintain inventory of supplies
  • Bathe, dress and groom patients
  • Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher
  • Collect specimens

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Health Care Aide Certificate

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Adult Abuse Registry check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Organized
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

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