Facility : Brentwood Care Centre Brain Injury Unit
Department : CARE SERVICES
Position : Resident Care Aide
Status : Casual
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FTE : POSITION SUMMARY :
POSITION SUMMARY :
The Resident Care Aide under the direction and supervision of the Clinical Team Leader and Associate Team Leader is responsible for the provision of care to Acquired Brain Injury residents.
Brings a warm smile with an ability to brighten up a room.
Health Care Aide certificate as per provincial curriculum.
Must pass physical screening prior to being hired to ensure applicant is physically able to perform duties.
Preference given to those with courses that directly relate to working with this population of residents.
Aptitude for caring for this population of residents.
Must participate in specialized education programs (provided by Intercare both internal and external).
Ability to read, write, and comprehend the English language, with a high level of proficiency.
Mentally and physically able to perform duties as outlined.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and to complete assignments in a timely manner.
Demonstrates strong communication, problem solving and organizational skills, conflict resolution skills.
Ability to function as an effective team member with other staff, residents, families, and the public.
Shows flexibility and ability to innovate in difficult situations.
Demonstrates a high level of comfort working with volatile and potentially physically aggressive residents.