CANADA

Health Care Aide - Casual

locationEdmonton - Alberta (AB),

atCovenant Health Alberta

Estimated salary $19.92 an hour

Job Description:

The Health Care Aide (HCA) provides basic nursing care to patients/residents as directed, assists with activities of daily living, and performs other activities necessary to meet the personal needs of patients/residents. The HCA maintains and promotes patient/resident safety, comfort, privacy, dignity and independence, and performs duties to maintain an aesthetic environment. The HCA is responsible for the provision of care in accordance with established standards, and the Mission, Vision, Values, policies and procedures of Covenant Health.

  • Classification: Health Care Aide
  • Union: COV AUPE AUX
  • Department: Seniors Care Casual Pool EGCCC
  • Primary Location: Edmonton General EGCCC
  • Multi-Site: Not Applicable
  • FTE: 0.00
  • Posting End Date: 21-DEC-2020
  • Employee Class: Casual/Relief
  • Date Available: 31-DEC-2020
  • Hours per Shift: Varies
  • Length of Shift in weeks: Varies
  • Shifts per cycle: Varies
  • Shift
Pattern: Varies
  • Days Off: Other
  • Minimum Salary: $19.92
  • Maximum Salary: $24.21
  • Vehicle Requirement: Not Applicable
  • Required Qualifications:

    Candidates must be credentialed as either: Certified, Substantially Equivalent, or Deemed Competent, as per Alberta Health's hiring standards for HCAs. Physically able to assist with all aspects of patient/resident care and transport, e.g. walking, standing, bending and lifting. Must be able to understand written and verbal directions in English. *Note: Enrolment in the Alberta Health Care Aide Directory is a condition of employment for successful candidates. For more information on the Alberta Health Care Aide Directory, please visit: www.albertahcadirectory.com.

    Additional Required Qualifications:

    Completion of Grade 10 required. Basic computer literacy required.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    One year of continuing care experience preferred. Dementia care training preferred (e.g. Supportive Pathways).

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