Resident Care Aide/Health Care Assistant Evenings and Nights

Berwick Qualicum Beach - Qualicum Beach, BC (30+ days ago)

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Position: BQBMSW3 - Resident Care Aide/Concierge - Benefited position
Hours: Part Time: 4 on/3 off: Sunday & Monday, 11 pm to 7 am (Night Shift) & Tuesday & Wednesday, 4:30 pm to 11 pm (Evening Shift) for an average of 29 hours per week.

Start Date: ASAP

Duties:

Under the supervision of the General Manager and the Resident Services and Wellness Coordinator, the Multi-Service Worker – Concierge / RCA assists with a variety of tasks within the residence and may be assigned primarily in one area based upon operational requirements. The MSW-Concierge/RCA will be assigned in areas of administration, emergency response, and non-emergent assistance or ELS Services for independent residents. Carries out duties in an efficient, friendly and courteous manner and demonstrates a respectful and caring approach to Berwick residents and staff. This position is responsible for “Emergency Response” for the building and its occupants.

The RCA is aware of and conforms to Assisted Living Registrar requirements and applicable internal policies as it relates to Enhanced Living Services.

The successful candidate will be a flexible individual who enjoys multitasking and displays high energy, with the ability to encourage a comfortable, home-like environment for residents, team members, families, and visitors. Encourages and adheres to a holistic philosophy of wellness, recognizing that each resident is capable of, to varying degrees; making decisions about his/her life and is a partner in the decision-making process.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • § Must be a graduate from a recognized Residential Care Aide Program
  • § Medication Administration Certificate
  • § Food Safe Level 1 Certificate if handling or serving food
  • Registered with the BC Care Aide and Community Health Worker Registry
  • A minimum of 3 years experienced in the field of geriatrics, assisted living, and residential care is preferred
  • Ability to work well with seniors, their families, and the public
  • Tact, sound judgment, confidentiality, patience, reliability, and the ability to treat staff and residents with respect and dignity
  • Demonstrates a solid understanding of the intent, philosophy, and core values of assisted living when planning and delivering personal service and hospitality services
  • Ability to work with staff as a team is essential
  • Good observational, communication, and recording skills
  • Valid Emergency First Aid Certificate, CPR, and AED training
  • WHMIS Certification
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English proficiently and understands verbal and written instructions
  • Good interpersonal skills and an ability to effectively interact with the various individuals involved in providing holistic care and service in a flexible resident focused environment
  • Must be in good health, physically able to perform repetitive tasks, lift, squat, bend, stand, and walk as required to perform the duties of the position
  • Must have knowledge, skills, and training on how to manage and respond to potential harassment in the workplace (verbal, physical and sexual).

Please apply via INDEED to the attention of the Resident Services Manager

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $22.50-$23.50 per hour

Benefits:

  • Dental Care
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Extended Health Care
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • RRSP Match
  • Vision Care
  • Wellness Program

Licence:

  • RCA (Required)

Work remotely:

  • No