Job Posting 77701

Health Care Assistant
The West End Adult Day Care Centre Society
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
Vancouver
closes in 5 days (Fri, 3 Dec)
full time - term / contract  •  $28.75-$32.25/hr

Job Title: Health Care Assistant – Adult Day Program setting

Work Site: The West End Adult Day Care Centre Society – 2110 w 12th Ave., Vancouver, BC

Status: Temporary Full Time – 5 months, could lead to permanent

Start Date: As soon as possible until end of March 2022

Salary: $28.75 – $32.25 per hour

Hours: 9:00am – 4:00pm Tuesday - Friday (28 hours per week) or 9:30am - 3:00pm or 3:30pm

Benefits: Extended health and dental plan. Free on-site parking, complimentary coffee/tea/lunch.

Are you a dedicated healthcare worker and enjoy working with seniors who live in their own homes in the community? Do you support working with a non-profit society and the contributions non-profits make to the community? Do you thrive in both independent and collaborative environments?

As a Health Care Assistant at the West End ADP/New Roots you will:

  • Assess, plan, implement, evaluate, and document client care, and provide support to clients and their families.
  • Work collaboratively as a member of a team and under supervision. Support the Recreation and Rehab Assts. in caring for clients in a community day program setting.
  • Work under the direction of the Director in caring for our frail elders living in the community.
  • Provide educational information and educational health sessions to clients, their caregivers, staff and volunteers and support them to live a healthy lifestyle.
  • Provide clients with ADLs, toileting, medication assistance/reminders, nutritional intake assistance, blood pressure and weight monitoring as well as other related duties.
  • Assist with implementing various recreational activities as needed.

 

QUALIFICATIONS: Education & Experience

  • Graduation from a recognized program for Health Care Assistants.
  • First Aid/CPR

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively in English both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Ability to organize work.
  • Ability to operate related equipment.
  • Fully vaccinated from Covid-19

 

WHY JOIN The West End ADP/New Roots?

The West End ADP is guided by the philosophy that seniors wish to live independently in their own homes with the assistance of community resources.

We support senior adults to maintain an independent lifestyle, increase overall quality of life and encourage active participation in the community.

We believe the work environment should be enjoyable and inclusive.

Send resume to: Attention: Pamela Vlahos – Executive Director

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