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Job Details

Health Care Aide

Employer

Valleyview Care Ltd.

Date Posted

November 18, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Valleyview, AB
  • Earnings $21.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 6  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 18, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Valleyview Care Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • CPR Certificate
  • Health Care Aide Certificate
  • Nursing Aide Certificate
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certificate

Experience

Experience an asset

Additional Skills

  • Serve meal trays and feed patients
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Make beds and maintain patients' rooms
  • Supply and empty bed pans

Weight Handling

More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Work Setting

Nursing home/home for the aged

Specific Skills

  • Supervise patients' exercise routines
  • Provide personal care
  • Bathe, dress and groom patients
  • Answer call signals
  • Accompany patients on outside recreational activities and perform other duties related to patient care and comfort

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Staff accommodation available
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Benefits

Other Benefits


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.

By e-mail:

info@ajccanada.com

By Mail:

3803 Highway Street
Valleyview, Alberta T0H3N0

Advertised Until

Dec 18, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Health Care Aide is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Nurse Aides, Orderlies and Patient Service Associates
SOCIAL

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

METHODICAL

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

objective

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

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

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