Health Care Aide
Date PostedSeptember 08, 2021
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $17.50 hourly
Work Hours 10 to 20 hours per week
Position Permanent Part Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Oct 08, 2021
No degree, certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Health Care Aide Certificate
1 to less than 7 months
Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
Security and Safety
- Driver's validity licence check
- Immunization records
- Criminal record check
- Basic security clearance
- Own transportation
- Own vehicle
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Repetitive tasks
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
Work in employer's/client's home
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Excellent oral communication
- Client focus
- Interpersonal awareness
How to Apply
Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.
Oct 08, 2021
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Interest in assisting hospital staff by carrying messages, reports, requisitions and specimens from one department to another; in providing comfort to patients by answering call signals, making beds and maintaining patients' rooms; in assisting patients with menu selection; and in setting-up and providing leisure activities for patients, and accompanying patients on outside recreational activities
Interest in copying routine procedures to provide basic patient care, supervise patients' exercise routines, transport patients in wheelchairs and stretchers, and supply and empty bed pans; in maintaining inventory of supplies; in reporting or recording fluid intake or output; and in observing or monitoring patients' status and document patient care on charts
Interest in operating medical equipment to take blood pressure, temperature and pulse; in collecting specimens such as urine, faeces and sputum; in administering suppositories, colonic irrigations and enemas; and in performing other procedures as directed by nursing and hospital staff; may perform maintenance tasks such as assist with the set-up and maintenance of traction equipment, clean or sterilize equipment, maintain and repair equipment and assemble, set-up and operate equipment
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