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Health Care Aide Regular Part Time AgeCare James Bay

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AgeCare

4d ago

  • Job
    Part-time
    Entry Level
  • Healthcare
  • Victoria
  • Quick Apply

AI generated summary

  • You need HC Aide program grad, senior care exp, strong comm skills, org skills, interpersonal skills, BCLS/First Aid cert, ability to lift clients, Vulnerable Sector Check.
  • You will respond to resident concerns, maintain a safe environment, observe client safety, engage with other agencies, attend in services, and uphold organizational values.

Requirements

  • Graduate of Health Care Aide program (or provincial equivalent certificate program with minimum 500 hours of theory & practicum)
  • Experience working with seniors in the community health services setting
  • Must possess strong written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated organizational and time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal and customer focus skills
  • Must have demonstrated sound skills and knowledge of providing personal care duties
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support and First Aid certification recommended
  • Ability to perform tasks that are necessary for the position, e.g. lifting/transferring clients.
  • Must provide a complete and current (within six months) Vulnerable Sector Check (including a Criminal Background Check) or be willing to obtain one.

Responsibilities

  • To respond to resident/client/family concerns and ensure appropriate action taken within decision making authority and or concern communicated to supervisor;
  • To assist in maintaining a safe and cleanly environment, including residents/clients equipment , belongings, and nursing equipment;
  • To observe & report to the Client Service Supervisor any concerns regarding clients safety, including physical environment, implement interventions as directed by his/her supervisor & advocate on client behalf to ensure client safety is maintained;
  • To engage with other agencies involved in resident/client care as directed;
  • To attend in services to develop knowledge and skills;
  • To work in a position of trust with vulnerable adults (residents);
  • To uphold and promote the organizations values and philosophy relating particularly to ethics, morality, and integrity as set out in Code of Conduct

FAQs

What is the wage for this position at AgeCare James Bay?

The wage for this Health Care Aide position at AgeCare James Bay is $29.83 per hour.

What qualifications are required for this position?

The qualifications for this position include graduating from a Health Care Aide program, having experience working with seniors in the community health services setting, possessing strong communication and organizational skills, and being able to provide personal care duties.

What responsibilities does this job entail?

The Health Care Aide is responsible for providing personal care, maintaining a safe and clean environment, observing and reporting any concerns regarding client safety, engaging with other agencies involved in client care, attending in services to develop knowledge and skills, and upholding the organization's values and philosophy.

What certifications are recommended for this position?

Current Basic Cardiac Life Support and First Aid certification are recommended for this Health Care Aide position at AgeCare James Bay.

What background checks are required for this job?

A complete and current Vulnerable Sector Check (including a Criminal Background Check) is required for this position at AgeCare James Bay, or the candidate must be willing to obtain one.

Our mission is to provide the best quality of life experience for our residents with the support of families.

Science & Healthcare
Industry
5001-10,000
Employees
1998
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Since our inception in 1998, AgeCare has been dedicated to creating vibrant communities that celebrate and support aging with dignity, independence and community interaction for seniors. We offer our residents a safe and secure home-like atmosphere where they and their families can be assured peace of mind. Our communities are special places that include warm and welcoming facilities, professional and specialized care, friendly and courteous staff, and truly enjoyable dining experiences. Our goal is always to foster a community atmosphere where individuals are recognized, valued and celebrated for themselves. OUR VISION ~ Why We Exist To be the premier Communities of Care and Wellness.