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Independence Matters Support Services Inc Care Aide / Home Support Worker Full Time in Maple Ridge, BC

Independence Matters Support Services Inc

Branch Maple Ridge BC CA

Position:
Care Aide / Home Support Worker
Location:
Maple Ridge, BC

Home Care Support Worker / Care Aide*. Health Care Assistant / Residential Care Aide Certificate, or equivalent experience and training is required….

Home Care Support Worker / Care Aide Full Time – includes at least 1 weekend day
Location : Maple Ridge and Tri-Cities

About Independence Matters Support Services Inc.
At Independence Matters Support Services Inc. we provide an array of services from driving to and accompanying all appointments or special events, in home or hospital companionship, personal or grocery shopping assistance, monitor daily activities for residents in their homes to attend their ADLs. Provide peace of mind for families and loved ones when their special senior lives independently. All the staff at Independence Matters take pride in treating our clients with respect and dignity, caring for them the way we would our own family.
Learn more at www.independencematters.ca

POSITION SUMMARY:
This position is to provide care under the Framework of Practice as outlined by the Minister of Health BC to independent seniors in the community according to set out care plans and client needs. You will be empowered to provide care and advocate for your client with a goal to promote independent living in a client centered care environment. Our care focus’ the home environment and promoting safe living solutions. Personal Care, grooming, meal preparation, escorts to physicians are a sample of the support we provide.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Follow Care Plans as set out by supervisor and record in appropriate documentation
  • Maintain and promote caring relationships with clients supporting independence
  • Work cooperatively with supervisors and team members to relay all client concerns
  • Advocate for client needs ( emotionally and physically ) and safety
  • Appropriately manage emergency situations with clients

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Health Care Assistant / Residential Care Aide Certificate, or equivalent experience and training is required. Medication Administration Certificate is an asset but not mandatory ( if no certificate please advise and we can set you up for the training )
  • A current CPR and First Aid Certificate is required,
  • Must be registered with the BC Care Aide registry
  • A current Criminal Reference Check
  • Ability to communicate effectively (verbal/written) and exercise good judgment is required
  • Vehicle in good operating condition- appropriate for client access – valid driver’s license is required

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Maple Ridge, BC

Required education:

  • Diploma/Certificate

Required experience:

  • Care Aide: 1 year

Required license or certification:

  • Drivers License (Class 5)

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Maple Ridge, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-20
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