Continuing Care Assistant

Closing the Gap Healthcare - Halifax, NS (7 months ago)

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Continuing Care Assistants, Home Support Workers, Nursing Students, & Continuing Care Assistants in Training

All Positions Available – Full-Time & Part-Time

Highly Competitive Homecare Rates, Recruitment Referral Bonus

We are recruiting for the following geographies in Nova Scotia:

Bedford, Hammond Plaines, Prospect, Spryfield, Halifax Penn, Clayton Park.

As a member of Closing The Gap Healthcare Group, you will provide Continuing Care Services to Adults in a community setting. This is an opportunity to work 1:1 with clients and work independently.

Be part of an organization that:

  • Offers a premier compensation program (including benefits such as health, and dental)**
  • Promotes a climate of success and the highest quality of service
  • Respects and values the expertise of healthcare professionals by supporting interprofessional collaboration that promotes individualized client goals and wellness
  • Promotes a culture of innovation and learning
  • Provides discipline specific professional support and education
  • Career development opportunities

Experience & Credentials for:

CCA

  • Must not have a criminal record (acceptable criminal check and child abuse registry check)
  • Provincial certification as a Continuing Care Assistant (and maintained)
  • Must have First Aid Certification and CPR Certification

CCA in training

  • Must not have a criminal record (acceptable criminal check and child abuse registry check)
  • Successfully completed CCA program modules: Introduction to the Continuing Care Assistant Program, Body Mechanics: Positioning/Transfers, Personal Care
  • Must complete certification as a Continuing Care Assistant with the next two years
  • Must have First Aid Certification and CPR Certification

Additional roles and requirements:

  • The provision of personal care to clients in their homes
  • Travel within urban and rural settings (must arrange own transportation)
  • Ability to document and have basic computer skills
  • Provide exceptional customer service through strong interpersonal skills

Be a proud member of our team of healthcare professionals delivering care to thousands of clients each day. As a Continuing Care Assistant/Continuing Care Assistant in Training, you will support the desire of our clients to remain safe within their home and within their community setting.

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the recruitment and assessment process as required under the CTG Accessibility policy. If you require accommodation to submit an application, please email human resources department.

This position is open to individuals who are eligible to work in Canada, who meet all of the essential requirements stated above.

If you are interested in this position and can demonstrate that you meet the requirements defined in this job description, we invite you to visit our website to apply for this position.

www.closingthegap.ca/careers

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time