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personal care aide - home care


Source: Job Bank

Location

Vancouver, BC
V5L4W3

Salary

$23.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 25 to 40 hours per week
  • Education: Registered Apprenticeship certificate
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work setting

  • Various locations
  • Hospital or home for the aged
  • Hospital/medical facility or clinic
  • Home care and visiting care agency
  • Rehabilitation centre and special health institution
  • Nursing home/home for the aged

Tasks

  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Provide companionship
  • Provide personal care
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Supervise patients' exercise routines
  • Serve meal trays and feed patients
  • Make beds and maintain patients' rooms
  • Bathe, dress and groom patients
  • Answer call signals
  • Supply and empty bed pans
  • Transport patients between care facilities

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Health Care Aide Certificate

Security and safety

  • Immunization records
  • Vulnerable sector check

Weight handling

  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Personal suitability

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

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Workplace information

  • On the road job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Other benefits

  • Team building opportunities

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