Job title :COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER
Facility :CRESTON VALLEY HOSPITAL
Status :PERMANENT PART TIME (0.67 FTE)
Activities of daily personal care, such as bathing, dressing, grooming and oral hygiene
Creston Valley Hospital is seeking a Community Health Worker to join their team! The ideal candidate has completed a health care assistant program, current registration with the BC Care Aide Registry, and a passion for providing resident-centered care.
As a Community Health Worker, you will work as part of a dynamic team of Nurses and LPNs who support Community Clients’ independence and ability to stay at home. Community Health Workers provide home support services to clients, by assisting with personal care and daily living, while promoting maximum independence. Community Health Workers are key players in the home health care plan for each client.
Typical duties include:
Household duties related to maintaining a safe and healthy environment in the home
Meal preparation in accordance with designated plans
Assistance with mobility and transfers
Observing and reporting changes in client behaviour and condition
Performing delegated tasks according with training and procedures
This is a Permanent Part Time (0.67 FTE) working rotating evenings with shift times 16:00 to 22:00. There are also additional opportunities for casual work – if you wish to work more hours, just let us know!
Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Everyone plays a role in the care continuum. If you are looking for the opportunity to work guaranteed paid hours with a fun and supportive team, apply today!
We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.
Graduation from a recognized Resident Care Aide/Home Support Worker Program, or an equivalent combination of education, training and relevant experience
BC Care Aide and Community Health Worker registry (please include your number)
Current valid BC Drivers’ License and use of a reliable vehicle
*Along with your CV or resume please upload a copy of your Health Care Aide certificate.*