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continuing care assistant


Source: Job Bank

Location

Bedford, NS
B4A3Y4

Salary

$22.90 to $24.83 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Education:
  • Expérience:

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Work setting

  • Home care and visiting care agency
  • Rural area
  • Various locations
  • Work in employer's/client's home

Tasks

  • Supply and empty bed pans
  • Take patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse
  • Weigh, lift, turn and position patients
  • Make beds and maintain patients' rooms
  • 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
  • Vulnerable sector check

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

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

Experience

  • Experience an asset

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • Mileage paid
  • Night shift premium

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Durée de l'emploi: Permanent
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 12 to 40 hours per week

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