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RESIDENT CARE ATTENDANT
Location:Vernon
Facility:GATEBY IC FACILITY
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Competition #:01008538
Employee Type:CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:BCGEU
Facility:GATEBY IC FACILITY
Reports To:MANAGER/RESIDENTIAL CARE COORDINATOR/TEAM LEADER
Hourly Wage:$23.48
Close Date:JULY 20, 2017*
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Position Summary

Do you pride yourself on your positive attitude and strong work ethics? Are you dedicated to delivering patient-centered care? Then we want you to come join our team at Gateby Care Centre.

As the Resident Care Attendant (RCA) you will work as an integral part of a dynamic, multi-disciplinary team, who provide care and support in a residential care setting. Working under the direction of RN’s and LPN’s, RCA’s have key responsibilities in the individual care plan for each resident, ensuring their physical, emotional and social needs are supported, while promoting maximum independence.

Typical duties include:
• Assist residents with personal care and activities of daily living
• Assist with resident mobility, transfers and related equipment
• Perform nursing procedures such as taking temperature, pulse and respiration
• Housekeeping activities relating to maintaining a safe and healthy environment
• Observe and report changes in resident behavior and condition
• Accompany residents on outings and during social activities
• Perform clerical duties and delegated tasks

This is a Casual opportunity. Casual means there are no guaranteed hours and work requirements may vary to a maximum of 37.5 hours per week.

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we create great workplaces!

Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.
 
Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience:
• Grade 10
• Graduation from a recognized Nursing Assistant / Health Care Aide Program or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
• Registration with the BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker registry (please include your active number)

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT