Long Term Care Aide (5482214)

  • Northern Health
  • Burns Lake, BC, Canada
  • Apr 09, 2021
Part time Healthcare aide

Job Description

Northern Health is accepting applications for a Long Term Care Aide for The Pines care home in Burns Lake BC.  You will work within a Gentle Care Model and will be part of a interdisciplinary team.

Following established care plans, provides personal care; bathes, grooms, dresses, assists with meals and oral hygiene and performs nursing care duties as applicable. Responds to call bells/alarms. Observes and monitors clients’ progress, symptoms and behavioral changes and reports significant observations. Utilizes mechanical aides such as specialty beds, wheelchairs and stretchers to transport clients and provides assistance with lifting and/or transferring of clients following established lifting/safety techniques. Maintains a clean and safe environment for clients and staff. 

What you bring

  • Grade 10
  • Graduation from a recognized Resident Care Attendant program, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Registered with the B.C. Care Aide and Community Health Worker Registry.

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.

 

To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to nhjobs@northernhealth.ca