OverviewCapitalCare CARE HOUSING ATTENDANT Temporary in Lynnwood, AB
Branch Lynnwood AB CA
CARE HOUSING ATTENDANT
The CHA assists residents with personal care, housekeeping services (such as laundry, routine cleaning of residents room, etc), dietary needs and social and…
Under general supervision assists residents with their care needs in a safe environment, enabling a lifestyle designed to encourage independence, dignity and optimal health by providing support with activities of daily living, household chores and social needs in accordance with CapitalCare policies, procedures, standards and the person centered care framework.
The CHA assists residents with personal care, housekeeping services (such as laundry, routine cleaning of residents room, etc), dietary needs and social and recreational activities.
The CHA participates as a member of the interdisciplinary team and carries out these duties while meeting the vision, mission and values while ensuring the goals of the person centered care framework are met. Performs other related duties as assigned/required.
Must be a graduate from a recognized Health Care Aide program or equivalent program which is recognized by CapitalCare
Must be able to read and write, speak and comprehend the English language and to follow written and oral directions.
Two years of recent health care aide experience with the geriatric population and the chronically ill is preferred. Certificate in Food Safety is an asset.
Knows and understands the different ways of transfer and is able to transfer and support residents of varying sizes and varying degrees of mobility. Commitment to social model of resident support. Demonstrates awareness of accident and injury prevention, adheres to safe work practices and procedures and is responsible for maintaining self-wellness and reduced absenteeism.
Applicants may be required to pass a skills assessment test. All employees new to CapitalCare must provide a recent criminal records check. Please note that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Our online application and additional opportunities are available @ www.capitalcare.net. We thank you in advance for applying to CapitalCare. CapitalCare supports a smoke-free environment.
Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-02