Acara solutions is looking for Care Support Assistant for our Client located in Bradford, ON -Provide day to day care and support to each individual resident to offer a warm, safe environment for each resident, ensuring their comfort and welfare needs are met -Support residents to prepare and transport to home events that promote a positive resident experience -Acts as a resident companion as directed;
provides comfort and support and companionship to residents; -Practices safe food handling techniques throughout all aspects of food service;
Assists with table / tray preparation, serving of beverages and accompaniments, and serving of food; Maintains a safe and clean environment for residents utilizing rotational cleaning practices & infection control principles i.
e. disinfects surfaces, dusting, and sweeping; -Completes laundry and housekeeping duties as directed, including, but not limited to, restocking shelves and making beds and transporting personal laundry to and from the laundry to the residents room and organizing closets and cleaning bedside tables;
Maintains and uses all equipment in a safe manner and reports any problems to the supervisor -Participates in admission orientation and the transfer process of residents as directed -Communicates with supervisor about problems related to resident care and safety -Transports residents to and from their rooms, recreational activities, health office and dining room -Notifies the supervisor of any team members / resident incidents and completes documentation -Greet all visitors in a positive and supportive manner requesting if they need assistance of any kind -Deals tactfully and courteously with residents, residents' families and reports any concerns / complaints to the supervisor -Advises supervisor immediately of all team members incidents that may result in an Occupational Accident Claim, any concerns with the physical plant, incidents or injuries and completes reports -Follows all health and safety policies and procedures.
Works safely to reduce the risk of injury to self, co-workers, and residents -Will act as the second care provider in lifts and transfers, including the use of mechanical devices;
Required Skills / Qualifications : -High School Diploma or GED -Minimum of 2 years experience in Care Support Assistant Preferred Skills / Qualifications : -Experience working with seniors -Ability to work independently and as a member of a team -Ability to model the warmth of human connection in communicating with residents, families, and visitors.
Sensitive and empathetic to the needs of the residents. Additional description :
Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to background check and a drug screen Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron?
s strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.
The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.