Job Posting 87309

Community Health Worker
SE Health - Elizz
Vancouver Island & Coastal areas
Victoria BC and Surrounding Area
closes in 26 days (Tue, 1 Nov)
negotiable / flexible  •  $23.00/hr

ARE YOU A CERTIFIED HEALTH CARE AIDE? Do you want to join Canada’s largest non-profit home care provider working one-on-one with clients in their home to focus your care and expertise?  We are currently seeking Certified Health Care Aides to help support several of our clients in and around Victoria. Casual, part-time, and full-time positions are available with flexible schedules and great work-life balance.

Here are many reasons why you will want to bring your talent to our team:

  • Sign-on Bonus of $1000
  • Competitive rate of $23
  • You will be part of a distinguished Canadian, not-for-profit organization with over 100 years of experience
  • You will experience opportunities to use many of your skills and expand your knowledge
  • Ongoing opportunities for continuing education, training and professional development
  • Total Rewards program which includes group benefits
  • Extensive paid orientation program
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • WorkPerks®, which gives access to exclusive discounts from leading brand name companies and trusted local businesses
  • Company-issued smartphone and plan

Position Summary:

Provides home support services to clients such as assisting with activities of daily living, performing delegated tasks for which transfer of function training has been completed, planning and preparing meals, and light housekeeping.

Position responsibilities:

Follow Care Plans and maintain accurate client records utilizing the appropriate documentation 

  • Maintain effective relationships with clients promoting physical and emotional independence
  • Clear understanding of the accountability and expectations that are associated with transferable skills/delegated tasks
  • Effectively communicate changes in the client condition to your supervisor, and maintain effective relationships with other team members
  • Proactively identify, promote and seek to improve client safety as part of your everyday work, and seeks support from the Nurse Supervisor for responding to medical and ethical dilemmas

Qualification required:

  • A current CPR and First Aid Certificate is required
  • A current Criminal and Reference Check
  • A working knowledge of assistive aids is required
  • Ability to communicate effectively (verbal/written) and exercise good judgment is required
  • Ability to lift up to 25 kilograms may be required
  • Ability to perform lifting and bending when assisting clients may be required
  • Ability to use technology for communication is required
  • Access to own transportation is good to have
  • BC care aide registry is mandatory
  • Equivalent education and experience/ training considered

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