Position / Poste : Health Care Aide Permanent Part-Time Duties / Fonctions :
Assists consumers in their own homes with non-medical activities of daily living in accordance with individual service plans and with March of Dimes Canada policies and procedures :
Personal care -Lifts and Transfers -Rising / retiring-Bowel and bladder procedures-Meal preparation and feeding-Range of motion exercises-
Other light housekeeping duties
Performs duties in a professional manner, which respects the dignity and right to privacy and maintains consumer and staff health and safety.
The Health Care Aide will be required to work multiple shifts (i.e. work days, evenings, and weekends) that vary between locations.
Must be available to work every other weekend, holidays and above mentioned shifts. Qualifications / Compétences requises :
High School graduate or equivalent
Current Standard First Aid and CPR certification
Experience working with people with physical disabilities, experience / knowledge / understanding of Independent Living or Consumer based care
Knowledge of and abilities in transferring, lifting, bowel and bladder routines and other attendant care duties
Physical Demands Self Analysis Required upon hire
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work flexible and regularly scheduled hours
Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
Salary Range / Échelle des salaires : TBD