Community Health Worker (5473154)

$22.38 - $24.47 hourly
  • Northern Health
  • Burns Lake, BC, Canada
  • Jul 12, 2021
Part time Healthcare aide

Job Description

Community Health Worker, Relocation to Burns Lake, BC

As a Community Health Worker, you provide home support services to clients in accordance with a pre-established care plan. Assists with activities of daily living such as bathing, grooming, oral hygiene, planning and preparing meals while promoting maximum independence.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assists clients with activities of daily living such as feeding, lifts and transfers, bathing skin care, oral hygiene, and toileting.
  • Performs delegated tasks for which delegation of tasks training has been completed, such as catheter care, suppository insertion, application of non-steril dressings, assistance with medication administration, provides medication reminders, and exercise and mobilization routines.
  • Plans, prepares and serves meals, in accordance to care plan
  • Performs duties as authorized in care plan, washing dishes after meal prep, laundry

 What you bring

  • Graduation from a recognized Home Support Attendant/ Resident Care Aid Program
  • Registered on the BC Care Aid Registry.
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers License.
  • Use of personal vehicle

What you can expect

  • Opportunities for career growth
  • Supportive work environment
  • 4 weeks paid vacation
  • Health & Dental Coverage
  • Pension Plan
  • Relocation Assistance for eligible positions
  • Spectacular outdoor activities
  • Short commutes
  • Affordable housing market

Who we are

Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations. Through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations, we provide exceptional health services for Northerners. Our value statements guide decisions and actions and include: Empathy - Respect - Collaboration - Innovation.

 

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