Personal Care Aide - Medical - Massawippi Retirement Communities

Date Posted: Aug 31, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Work setting

  • Nursing home/home for the aged

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Serve meal trays and feed patients
  • Weigh lift turn and position patients
  • Make beds and maintain patients rooms
  • Bathe dress and groom patients
  • Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher
  • Answer call signals
  • Accompany patients on outside recreational activities and perform other duties related to patient care and comfort

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • Moving Patients Safety Principles (MPSP) training
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Combination of sitting standing walking
  • Bending crouching kneeling
  • Walking

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Long-term care insurance
  • Maternity and parental benefits
  • Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Team building opportunities
  • Wellness program