7 Nov 2019

15 Continuing Care Assistant Job for Chester NS

  • Shoreham Village Senior Citizens Association – Chester NS – Posted by Employer
  • Chester, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Job ID : 6937
  • Category : Health Care
  • Job Type : Full-Time
  • Salary : $18.00 Hourly
  • Anticipated Start Date : As soon as possible
  • Posting Date : 07 Nov 2019
  • Expiry Date : 06 Nov 2020


15 Continuing Care Assistant Job for Chester, NS

Job Duties:
Reporting to the Home Support Supervisor, the CCA is responsible for providing service to clients in accordance with the individual care plan
-Provide personal care (e.g. bathing, dressing, grooming)
-Perform light housekeeping duties
-Meal preparation
-Provide respite for families and care givers
-Documentation (e.g. reporting client concerns, progress notes, incident reports)
-Empty bed pans; bathe, dress and groom clients; serve meals, feed or assist in feeding of clients and assist clients with menu selection; weigh, lift, turn, and position clients.
-Take clients’ blood pressure, temperature and pulse; report or record fluid intake and output; observe or monitor clients’ status and document patient care on charts; administer first aid in emergency situations; collect specimens such as urine or feces.
-Make beds and maintain clients’ room
-Complete other tasks as required


Job Requirements:
Job Skills:
-Completion of Standard First Aid and CPR C will be an asset
-Availability to work days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays
-Previous related experience preferred
-Good interpersonal and communication skills
-Able to maintain regular and consistent attendance

Employment Requirement:
• Have the ability to meet the physical requirements of the job including safe lifting, push, pull and bending with demonstrated use of proper body mechanics
• Maintain confidentiality concerning residents, staff and organizational information
• After work permit approval/arrival in Canada, the applicant must obtain a valid Nova Scotia driver’s license and/ or have access to a reliable vehicle.

Job Criteria:
Years of Experience Required: 1
Education: Some Secondary education and on the job training or a nursing aide or healthcare aide, college or private institution program or a college nursing program
Overnight Travel: Less Than 25%
Vacation Time: 2 weeks / year

Job Benefits:
Health/Dental Benefits, Paid Holidays, Vacations, and Sick Leave

Company Profile:
Port Shoreham is a small community in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, located in Chester, Nova Scotia. Shoreham village provides personal care to the residents of the region including, restorative care programs and range of motion. Continuing Care Assistant is a critical part of the resident care team who help residents to enjoy life and manage their daily activities.


Internal applicants will be reviewed first and preference will be given to seniority when skills, abilities, experience and qualifications are equivalent

Offers of employment contingent upon successful applicant providing a satisfactory Criminal Records Check

Position to commence as soon as a suitable candidate is selected

Contact Information:
Contact Name: Shoreham Village Company Type: Employer
Company: Shoreham Village

City: Chester
State: Nova Scotia

How to Apply

Please submit applications to recruiting@nwood.ns.ca

Job Categories: Health Care. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: NS. Job expires in 286 days.

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