Casual Health Care Assistant

Britannia Lodge - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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Job Summary

Established care home requires a registered care aide to work on a casual basis.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

-Provides personal care to resident such as assisting with bathing, dressing, care of skin and hair;

changing bed; assisting with toilet needs; and overseeing exercise routines

-Transport residents utilizing mechanical aids such as wheelchairs, and/or stretchers.

-Performs nursing procedures such as taking temperature, pulse and respiration, administering suppositories and

enemas, obtaining specimens such as urine and administering non-sterile dressings; records observations, and

reports problems and/or changes to designated nursing staff

-Assists residents with meals by completing menu slips, serving and collecting meal trays and feeding designated

patients

-Must be willing to work as a housekeeper when/if necessary

-Must have computer skills and be able to type 50 w.p.m.

Responsibilities and Duties

Refer to above.

Qualifications and Skills

-Must be a registered Health Care Assistant in BC

-Preferably, at least 1 year experience working as a HCA

- Complete a background check

-Medical clearance

Job Type: Casual