Assisted Living Worker

REQ: 
PHC22-136818
Work Area: 
Assisted Living
Base Site: 
Honoria Conway
City: 
Vancouver
Status: 
Casual
FTE: 
0.00
Wage: 
$23.27-25.45
Job Category: 
Patient Care Support
Category: 
Residential Care Facilities
Hours: 
0700-1500; 1500-2300; 2300-0700
As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Providence Health Care must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.
As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Providence Health Care must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.

Summary

Reporting to the Site Operations Leader or designate and taking work direction from the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and in alignment with the creation of a vibrant community, the position is responsible for providing personal care to tenants such as administrating medications, grooming and hygiene related duties as established in the individualized Personal Service Plan. Performs light housekeeping, laundry and dietary duties, and provides support and encouragement to tenants. Develops respectful and positive relationships with tenants, which are supportive of their choices. Documents and/or reports concerns or unsafe situations, answers inquiries and participates in meetings.

Skills

Home management skills. Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position. Ability to work independently and in cooperation with others. Ability to operate related equipment. Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Ability to organize and prioritize. Ability to observe and recognize changes in clients. Ability to establish and maintain rapport with clients.

Education

Grade 12, Home Support/Residential Care Attendant Certificate, Certificates in CPR, First Aid and Food Safe or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience, or other qualifications determined to be reasonable and relevant to the level of work.

In addition to the qualifications noted above, to be considered for this role, all candidates must have their Medication Administration Certificate/Training

External candidates must be registered with the BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker Registry (http://www.cachwr.bc.ca/).