Registered Care Aide

  • The Care Group
  • Qualicum Beach, BC, Canada
  • Nov 12, 2020
Full time Healthcare Healthcare aide

Job Description

The Care Group (“TCG”) offers high quality residential care services to complex care clients in seven homes throughout the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island. Based in Coquitlam, we are a privately owned and operated assisted living and complex care provider that offers both subsidized and private pay care. TCG is a fast-growing company with great opportunities for motivated team members.

Our Vision: To provide our residents with excellent care and quality of life

Our Mission: To deliver person centered and best practice care in a respectful, caring and responsible manner by working together with our residents, their primary care givers, families, community partners, and local health authorities.

Our Values: We believe our residents deserve excellence in care and we strive to achieve this by working as a team towards our common goal – a happy and healthy resident. We place the highest value on providing:

  1. Respect for the individual and his/her rights
  2. Quality of life and environment
  3. Independence and choice
  4. Collaboration with family and caregivers
  5. Accountability and integrity
  6. Development and support of great caregivers and team members

THE OPPORTUNITY

We are looking for Registered Care Aides to join our The Gardens at Qualicum Beach team in Qualicum Beach, B.C.

What is in for you?

  • Starting wage at $25.33, benefits, pension plan
  • For candidates who would like to relocate we offer $1000 relocation bonus (for part-timers prorated) who moves 80+ km from home and willing to live in Qualicum Beach or nearby
  • Signing bonus $1000 must have worked 700 hrs (for part-timers prorated)
  • Retention bonus $1000 (paid after 3900 hrs anniversary of start date)
  • Open LMIAs are available

Beyond the perks that come with working for the area’s leading community healthcare provider we offer opportunities for advanced learning and professional development, monthly staff recognition awards and events, staff wellness programs, matched RRSP, 8 paid days off per year with full time employment, comprehensive benefit package including extended medical.

Shifts: all shifts available FT, PT and casual. 0700-1500: 1500-2200; 1500-2300; 2300-0700

PRIMARY DUTIES & KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide holistic personal, emotional and psychosocial care to residents
  • Provide personal hygiene, oral care, skin care, toileting, bathing, feeding, dressing and grooming
  • Use a variety of specialized equipment such as; electric beds, mechanical lifts, tubs, and wheelchairs
  • Actively participate in facility meetings and education programs.
  • Assist in admission, discharge and transfer of residents.
  • Be fluent in verbal, written and electronic communication in English
  • Ensure highest resident safety, and well-being
  • Monitor, report and document changes in resident’s health status

Qualifications:

  • Graduate from an approved Care Aide, RCA, Nursing assistant, or PSW program
  • Registered and in good standing with the BC Care Aide Registry
  • Current First Aid, WHMIS and Food Safe Certificates.
  • Must be in good health and be physically able to perform all aspects of the position.
  • Previous experience in Long Term Care preferred.

About The Gardens

The Gardens at Qualicum Beach offers seniors living in the picturesque beauty of Qualicum Beach. As a premier residence, we provide three levels of care for seniors from independent living to complex care. We are dedicated to our “resident-focused” philosophy and we strive to make you feel at home. With our personalized care and support, we have created a loving a caring environment for all who enter through our doors. More information at www.tcgcare.com

Send your resume to careers@tcgcare.com or call at 250-8578167 (Maria Tepina, HR Manager)