Job Posting

Long term care aide (/ PCW / CCA)

Halifax (NS)

Salary:

Hourly: min. $17.47 max. $18.87 for 37.5 hours per week

Job Number:

7337472

Benefits

As per collective agreement

Anticipated Start Date:

As soon as possible

Source:

 Job Bank

Terms of Employment:

Permanent   Full-Time

Number of positions:

3

Employment Conditions

Shift,Weekend,Day,Night,Evening

Employer Details

Employer:

GEM Health Care Group

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Completion of high school; Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training

.

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate; First Aid Certificate; Continuing care assistant certification

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Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

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Work Setting

Home for the aged; Nursing or convalescent home

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Specific Skills

Lift, turn or massage patients; Supervise patients' exercise routines; Bathe, dress and groom patients; Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher; Collect specimens

.

Additional Skills

Supply and empty bed pans; Serve meal trays and feed patients; Deliver messages, reports, requisitions and specimens; Make beds and maintain patients' rooms

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Security and Safety

Criminal record check; Immunization records

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Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Standing for extended periods; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling; Walking

.

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

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Essential Skills

Reading text; Document use; Numeracy; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Decision making; Critical thinking; Job task planning and organizing; Significant use of memory; Finding information; Computer use; Continuous learning

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Other Information

Familiarity with, and ability to use, the computerized Medicare Charting Program Melville Lodge location

How to Apply

By fax:

(902)-429-6375

Date Posted:

2014-03-20

Advertised until:

2014-08-23