Continuing Care Assistant - Float

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Job Number:
J1122-1704
Job Title:
Continuing Care Assistant - Float
Job Category:
Continuing Care Assistant (CCA)/ Personal Support Worker (PSW)
Job Type:
Casual
Date Posted:
November 23, 2022
Closing Date:
December 23, 2022
Work Location:
Care at Home
Schedule:
Rotational
Number of Positions:
5

Hey CCA’s, would you like the flexibility of working in different long-term care facilities in the HRM?  If so, then we are looking for you to join our Great Team of Great People!

Do you have passion for caring for elderly people? Are you compassionate and honest?  Do you want to work in a professional and safe environment?    Then Care at Home is the place for you!  We are currently hiring Continuing Care Assistant Floats to work in our facilities within the HRM.

Care at Home was officially introduced in 2010 to provide extra care and peace of mind to the residents living in our Shannex facilities and their families.  As a part of the Shannex Corporation, the Care at Home Division is located at 156 Parkland Drive, Halifax, NS.  We offer 24 hour/7 days a week personal care to the residents within the HRM area.    

About the Opportunity

  • Make a measurable difference in the quality of life for clients
  • Assist clients with hygiene and daily living activities (bathing, oral care, skin care, meals, etc.)
  • Assist with client’s restorative care programs, walking, range of motion, etc.
  • Assist in the planning and implementation of client leisure activities on a daily basis
  • Assist with light housekeeping duties
  • Performs delegated nursing acts according to company policy and scope of practice
  • Communicates and reports relevant information regarding client’s care and safety to the Responsibility Nurse
  • Join a team of professionals who love what they do
  • Work for an established and respected organization who puts clients needs first
  • Other duties and responsibilities as required based on clients needs
  • Work casual hours that allows for a gool work/life balance
  • Free onsite parking
  • Earn a competitive wage ($20.25/hour)

About You

  • Valid Continuing Care Certification or Provincial Personal Care Worker course or equivalent.
  • A clear criminal record with vulnerable sector screening.
  • Proof of registration with the Continuing Care Assistant Registry
  • Current CPR / First Aid Certification
  • You can work a flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, weekends, and Holidays.
  • Previous experience working with elderly people in long-term care, or a senior living environment would be considered an asset.
  • You demonstrate compassion by showing empathy, you respect the privacy of others, and you take action when necessary.
  • You demonstrate honesty by being trustworthy, taking responsibility and communicating clearly.
  • You demonstrate professionalism, are proactive, and reliable.
  • You demonstrate a commitment to a safe and healthy workplace and can recognize and identify risks.
  • You take pride knowing that your work helps clients maintain their independence.
  • You have patience, a positive attitude, and can work independently.
  • You have a passion for ensuring people are living their best life.

If you are ready to join a team of Great People here Care at Home, apply today!

Great People is a core value at Shannex based on the belief that our team members are the spirit and foundation of the organization.  Shannex believes equity, diversity, inclusion and belonging is about creating a culture that embraces the uniqueness of individuals, where every person is treated fairly and where racism and discrimination are not tolerated.  At Shannex, every team member belongs.

All applications are kept in strict confidentiality.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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