Health Care Aides

Status: Open | Site: Kensington - Edmonton, AB | Department: Kensington Campus | Closing Date: Jul 18, 2018


Location:  Kensington Village,  12603 - 135 Avenue Edmonton, AB   - Home Care Division

Health Care Aides -  Casual - All Shifts but specifically 7:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  (5.5 hours)

Do you love working with seniors by providing personal support and basic health services directly to residents?  Our Kensington Village Campus is currently recruiting certified Health Care Aides who  will collaborate with team members to ensure resident care is delivered in a way that embodies person centered care and acknowledges resident choice, dignity, and privacy.

Requirements:

  • Graduate from a recognized provincial Health Care Aide program with a minimum of 2 year’s experience.
  • Gerontology experience is an asset.
  • Have knowledge of basic anatomy, physiology, normal development and behavior.
  • 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; good judgement; strong collaboration and problem solving as part of a team; safety conscious.
  • Recognize the importance of personal wellness as it relates to seniors care.

Please submit your resume on line.  A Vulnerable Sector Check must be completed and submitted before 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.

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