As a Psychiatric Aide, you will perform activities within a multi-disciplinary team to meet the personal care needs and comforts of patients in accordance with the patient care plan and facility policies and procedures. Your duties will includes assisting with the provision of routine nursing care to meet patients' hygiene, nutrition, mobility, recreation and safety needs; assisting with organized activities or programs; as well as observing and reporting on a patient's mood, health, and wellbeing. You will be assisting in the maintenance of a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors, and maintaining effective communication with patients and health professionals.
Classification: Psychiatric Aide
Union: AUPE AUX
Department: AH-Unit 3-6 Turning Point-EDM
Primary Location: Alberta Hospital Edmonton
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 27-DEC-2018
Employee Class: Regular Part Time
Date Available: 06-JAN-2019
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 10
Shifts per cycle: 30
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Weekends
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $21.74
Maximum Salary: $25.34
Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Completion of Grade 12. Completion of Personal Care Aide or Mental Health Aide Certificate or equivalent. Current Basic Cardiac Life Support - Health Care Provider (BCLS-HCP).
Additional Required Qualifications:
Minimum of 2 years’ experience working with youth who are in conflict with the law and in a secure setting.