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Healthcare Aide – Casual

Position Summary

Healthcare Aide – Casual

Reporting to the Assistant Director of Care, the Health Care Aide, as part of the multidisciplinary team, provides personal care and services to residents and contributes to ensuring a safe, clean environment at Belmont House.

Principle Responsibilities:

  • Assist residents with personal care, including bathing, grooming, dressing, skin care, toileting, and ambulation; Promotes as much independence of the resident as possible
  • Assist with serving meals in the Dining Rooms and clearing dishes after the meal; Provide assistance with meals as required
  • Clean and make residents’ beds and keeps bedside units/room clean, tidy and free of odour; Clean bed frames and mattresses according to cleaning schedule
  • Move, lift and transfer residents safely and effectively on a daily basis (see lift policy)
  • Under the supervision of the registered nurse, performs selected procedures, such as foot soaks, weighing, taking specimens, intake/output, and vital signs; Gives nail care to residents with normal nails and feet/hands. (Certified persons only)
  • Provide conversation and stimulation to residents
  • Sort and deliver residents’ personal clothing
  • Work on special projects as requested by the Director of Nursing
  • Refer problems and concerns to the nurse as required
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Assistant Director of Care and/or DOC

Location: Belmont House
Schedule: Casual
Salary: 19.25
Expires: 12/31/3000

Essential Skills and Qualifications

  • Committed to providing resident-focused care
  • Flexibility in daily routines
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Responsive to physical, emotional and social needs of residents
  • Healthcare aide certificate required, PSW accepted
  • Demonstrated continuing education in behaviours associated with dementia of the Alzheimer-type a definite asset

Please note that Belmont House accommodates the needs of job applicant througout the recrument and selection process in accordance wth the Ontario Human Rights Code and AODA.

You may submit your resume to hrresume@belmonthouse.com or through Belmont House website.

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