Care Aide

Connecting Care - Redwater, AB (30+ days ago)

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EMPLOYEE CARE PARTNER OPPORTUNITY - CARE AIDE

Required for a newly built Brain Injury Supportive Living community, Diamond Springs, Redwater.

Operated by Connecting Care – a leader in seniors’ supportive housing management in Alberta.

Fulfilling this Care Partner Role:

To ensure that we have the right person with the right knowledge to fulfill this role, the following is required:

  • Grade 12 Diploma or recognized equivalent is required. Must be able to read, write and speak fluently in English.
  • Enrolled in a recognized Health Care Aide program at hire or within 6 months of employment.
  • Workshops completed in Mental Health, Psychiatric and Brain Injury an asset
  • Experience in Mental Health, Psychiatric and Brain Injury an asset
  • Preference will be given to individuals with experience in understanding people with various care needs.
  • Able to prioritize, re-adjust routines, and deal with repetitive activities.
  • Ability to effectively deal with difficult and/or crisis situations.
  • Familiarity with the Domains of well-being.
  • Personal skills and traits that convey a desire to care for people.
  • Being responsive to the needs of others.
  • Being a companion, balance care and receiving care.
  • Being spontaneous at times.
  • Patience, active listening skills, verbal and non-verbal communication skills.
  • Commitment to Person Directed Care approaches.
  • Flexibility and a willingness to modify role for the overall good of the Community and the Residents.

Wage: $17.92/hour (plus shift premiums)

Status: Full-time, Part-time & Casual

Competition #: 01072020-DSRW

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Only successful applicants will be notified.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Casual

Salary: $17.92 per hour

Benefits:

  • Extended Health Care
  • RRSP Match

Work remotely:

  • No