Health Care Aide

Alberta Health Services - Sedgewick, AB (30+ days ago)

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Your Opportunity:
This position is based out of Sedgewick Home Care. Sedgewick is located approximately 186km southeast of Edmonton, Alberta.

Description:
As a Health Care Aide (HCA) - Nursing Attendant, you are responsible for providing personal assistance, supporting activities of daily living and providing comfort and support services to patients (clients, residents) who require short-term assistance or ongoing support. You will work closely with patients, families, and caregivers spanning the continuum of care in home, community or health care facilities. You will play a key role in providing safe, quality patient and family centered care while reflecting the shared vision and values of AHS.

Classification: Health Care Aide
Union: AUPE AUX
Department: Sedgewick Home Support
Primary Location: Sedgewick Community Health Ctr
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
FTE: 0.00
Posting End Date: 15-JUL-2021
Employee Class: Casual/Relief
Date Available: 25-JUL-2021
Hours per Shift: Varies
Length of Shift in weeks: Varies
Shifts per cycle: Varies
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Weekends
Days Off: Other
Minimum Salary: $19.92
Maximum Salary: $24.21
Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Required

Required Qualifications:
Active directory status on the Alberta Health Care Aide Directory. Must provide a confirmation letter as proof of enrolment from the Directory at https://www.albertahcadirectory.com/health-care-aides/confirmation/. Nursing students currently enrolled in an approved Alberta nursing program who have successfully completed a minimum of 100 hours of practicum; and are either in their 1st year of practical nursing program; or 2nd year of baccalaureate nursing or psychiatric nursing program will be considered. Must attest to this compliance and provide proof of qualification.

Additional Required Qualifications:
Effective communication skills will be required as you will be communication with all the Home Care team members and the clients that we support.

Preferred Qualifications:
The successful candidate will be expected to display the ability to work independently and as a team member. Computer skills will be an asset.