8 Nov 2019

20 Continuing Care Assistant Jobs for Bedford NS

  • Northwood Homecare Inc- Bedford NS – Posted by Employer
  • Bedford, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Job ID : 6949
  • Category : Health Care
  • Job Type : Full-Time
  • Salary : $18.15 Hourly
  • Anticipated Start Date : As soon as possible
  • Posting Date : 08 Nov 2019
  • Expiry Date : 07 Nov 2020

Description

20 Continuing Care Assistant Jobs for Bedford, 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 in Canada

Language: English

Wages: $ 18.15 per hour

Job Requirements:
Job Skills:
-Having 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: one
Education Required: 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:
Northwood Homecare Inc. is looking to hire 20 Continuing Care Assistant for their locations in Bedford NS.

Northwood is Nova Scotia’s original senior citizen advocate, dating back to 1962. Since that time, we have led the way as Nova Scotia’s most dynamic continuing care organization committed to innovation and change. We are the largest not-for-profit continuing care organization in Atlantic Canada and have a staff of more than 1, 700. We are continuously recognized as a great place to work, with the distinction of being one of Nova Scotia’s Top employers as well as a top employer in Atlantic Canada.

Contact Information:
Contact Name: Northwood Homecare Inc Company Type: Employer
Company: Northwood Homecare Inc

City: Bedford
State: Nova Scotia

How to Apply

Please submit applications to recruiting@nwood.ns.ca

Job Categories: Health Care. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in 361 days.

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