Student, Graduate & Co-op Employment Centre

Job Types
Graduate Jobs
Job No.
Health & Social Development #430
Date Posted
Jun 10, 2021
Application Deadline
Oct 31, 2021
Good Samaritan - Heron Grove
Job Title
Health Care Assistant - Part Time and Full Time Opportunities Available
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Employment Type
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Job Description
Heron Grove, Vernon, BC HEU HOURS OF WORK: Hours vary with the various Full Time and Part Time positions available, as will Permanent or Temporary status. LOCATION Heron Grove 4900 20th Street WAGES $25.83 BC Wage Leveling in Effect DUTIES The Health Care Aide collaborates with an interdisciplinary team to ensure resident/client care is delivered in a way that acknowledges resident choice, dignity, privacy, independence, spirituality and individuality inclusive of a home-like environment: • Recognizes resident/clients as unique individuals with unique cultural, spiritual and psychosocial needs • Advocate for our resident/clients and observe and collaborate with the team to report any changes in the residents/clients condition as well as any residents/clients needs or concerns • Engage in activities of daily living and respond to residents/clients needs for assistance with bathing, dressing, meal service, grooming, and portering, while respecting the residents/clients choice • Provides quality service according to the care plan and the GSS/GSC Standards of Care including development and updating of care guides/plans • Promotes team work by helping others as a peer coach through the sharing of knowledge and experience to enhance residents/clients care QUALIFICATIONS The ideal candidate will bring to this opportunity: • Recognized Health Care Aide Certificate or equivalent • Grade 12 or GED • First Aide • BC: Registration with the BC Care Aide and Community Health Worker Registry • BC: Food Safe 1 (post July 29, 2013) or equivalent • Able to communicate information in English both verbally and in writing • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to deal courteously and positively with residents/clients, resident’s family, visitors and team members • Demonstrates flexibility by changing routine to accommodate residents/clients needs You must be registered with the British Columbia Care Aide & Community Health Worker Registry in order to work as a Health Care Aide in British Columbia. REQUIREMENT All new employees are required to submit: -a current and clear Criminal Record Check Form and Clearance Letter prior to the hire date; -a tuberculosis screening that has been completed no more than 12 months prior to the hire date. . We thank all applicants, however only candidates under consideration will be contacted for an interview. Please visit to view all current employment opportunities