CANADA

Continuing Care Assistant

locationHalifax - Nova Scotia (NS),

atParaMed Home Health Care

Estimated salary $13 an hour

Job Description:

Job Location(s): St. Margarets Bay, NS

ParaMed is currently seeking energetic and dedicated CCA/CCAITs to join our dynamic team of community caregivers! Our CCA/CCAIT staff will provide individualized care that is sensitive to the clients’ unique needs, providing assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s) and Independent Activities of Daily Living (IADL’s) through a client specific assignment working under the direction of and in collaboration with a regulated health care professional. Care will take place in the community, within a client’s home.

Current vacancies are in the Halifax Regional Municipality area including Halifax proper, Dartmouth, and St. Margaret's Bay ($500.00 sign on bonus for St. Margaret's Bay area employees!)


Responsibilities:

  • Provides personal care to patients within a community setting
  • Provides assistance with a variety of household tasks
  • Provides cognitive, social, emotional, psychological, support to the patient and their family
  • Using a company-provided work device, documents information required for each patient visit
  • Adhere to the ParaMed policies in all interactions with patients, families or other parties ensuring privacy and confidentiality

Benefits of

Joining the ParaMed Team:

Provided with the latest technology mobile device for scheduling and communication

  • Competitive compensation
  • One on one patient care
  • Membership to Perkopolis and other retailer discounts
  • Paid orientation
  • Opportunities for additional training with careers leading into management roles
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • Health and dental benefits available to you and immediate family
  • Mentorship Perks

Qualifications:

  • CCA Certificate or currently enrolled in a CCA program (CCAIT) or other equivalent healthcare education
  • Experience providing personal care and/or daily living support to patients
  • A valid driver's license and access to a vehicle is preferred, though not an absolute requirement
  • Willingness to work every second weekend
  • Ability to pass or satisfy a CPIC and VPS upon hire
  • A passion for making a difference

If you enjoy making people smile, we know you will love a career with ParaMed! We want you to join our team of spirited and fun-loving professionals as we support the neighbors in our community! Please submit a resume by clicking the Apply Now button.

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