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Community Health Worker - PERMANENT PART TIME OPPORTUNITIES!!
Location:Kamloops
Facility:THOMPSON PARK MALL
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Competition #:01300130
Employee Type:CASUAL
Bargaining Unit:UFCW
Facility:THOMPSON PARK MALL
Department:KAC HOME SUPPORT WORKERS
Reports To:HOME SUPPORT SUPERVISOR/MANAGER
Hourly Wage:$21.48 - $23.49
Close Date:SEPTEMBER 16, 2019*
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Position Summary

MULTIPLE PERMANENT OPPORTUNITIES!

Kamloops home support is seeking Community Health Workers to join their team! The ideal candidates have completed a health care assistant program, current registration with the BC Care Aide Registry, and a passion for providing patient-centered care.

As a Community Health Worker, you will work as part of a dynamic team of Nurses and LPNs who support Community Clients’ independence and ability to stay at home. Community Health Workers provide home support services to clients, by assisting with personal care and daily living, while promoting maximum independence. Community Health Workers are key players in the home health care plan for each client.

We are expanding our services and adjusting our work schedules which mean we are actively recruiting for multiple PERMANENT PART TIME opportunities on our team! These positions offers a generous benefits package including Health and Welfare benefits, paid vacation and a comprehensive pension plan.

Typical duties include:
• Activities of daily personal care, such as bathing, dressing, grooming and oral hygiene
• Household duties related to maintaining a safe and healthy environment in the home
• Meal preparation in accordance with designated plans
• Assistance with mobility and transfers
• Observing and reporting changes in client behaviour and condition
• Performing delegated tasks according with training and procedures

If you are looking for a chance to build a strong connection with your clients while working with a great supportive team, Kamloops home support would be a great fit for you. Apply today!

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.
 
Qualifications

• Grade 12
• Graduation from a recognized Resident Care Aide/Home Support Worker Program, or an equivalent combination of education, training and relevant experience
• BC Care Aide and Community Health Worker registry (please include your number)
• Current valid BC Drivers’ License and use of a reliable vehicle

*Along with your CV (or resume) please provide a copy of your health care certificate.*

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