Health Care Aides (HCA) - CASUAL ALL SHIFTS

Status: Open | Site: Barrhead - Barrhead, AB | Department: Nursing | Closing Date: Jul 21, 2018


SITE:                    Shepherd’s Care Foundation – Barrhead AB

 POSITIONS:     Casual Position (some flexibility required)

 SALARY:            Based on experience

Shepherd’s Care Foundation, Barrhead Campus is looking for Health Care Aides to fill Casual openings - 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 "Dedicated to the Celebration of Life in a Caring, Christian Environment"