Health Care Aid - All Shifts

Status: Open | Site: Kensington - Edmonton, AB | Department: Nursing | Closing Date: Sep 6, 2019


Do you love working with seniors?  Are you a looking for your next growth opportunity working for a leader in seniors care?  If you are, we would like to talk to you about our need for professionals to join our expanding operations.  At Shepherd’s Care Foundation (SCF) person-centered care is the foundation for all we do in providing care and other human services.  All persons are to be treated with dignity and respect in each and every interaction.  Working for SCF requires the highest standards of personal behavior and ethics, and it is an on-going condition of employment that the Code of Conduct and Behaviour Standards.

Kensington Campus 

Health Care Aides Long Term Care - All Shifts.

As a Certified HCA you will collaborate with team members to ensure resident care is delivered in a way that embodies person centered care and acknowledges resident choice, dignity, privacy and spirituality in a Long Term Care Unit.

Requirements:

  • Graduate from a recognized provincial Health Care Aide program with a minimum of 2 years experience
  • Gerontology experience an asset
  • Communicate effectively - read, comprehend and communicate information relevant to the role
  • Recognize, interpret and respond to non-verbal cues
  • Have strong time management and advocacy skills, able to multi-task, exercise good judgement, strong collaboration and problem solving as part of a team
  • Have knowledge of basic anatomy, physiology, normal development and behavior
  • Recognize the importance of personal wellness as it relates to seniors’ care.

Submit resume online via this posting.  Vulnerable Sector Check must be completed prior to start date.  Apply by completing application and uploading cover letter/resume. We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position. However, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Shepherd’s Care Foundation is "Living  Life in a Caring, Christian Environment"