Health Care Aide

Posted on Jun 22

Nurse Next Door Calgary/Lethbridge

Lethbridge, AB

Screening questions

Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?; Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?; Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?; Do you have education in this field of employment?

Workplace information On the road job

Personal Suitability

Initiative; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Client focus; Dependability; Reliability; Organized

Work Location Information

Work in employer's/client's home; Various locations

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Manual dexterity; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Bending, crouching, kneeling

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation; Own vehicle; Valid driver's licence

Security and Safety

Immunization records; Tuberculosis test; Criminal record check

Work Setting Home care and visiting care agency

Additional Skills

Serve meal trays and feed patients; Make beds and maintain patients' rooms

Specific Skills

Take patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse; Supervise patients' exercise routines; Bathe, dress and groom patients; Weigh, lift, turn and position patients; Administer first aid in emergency situations; Accompany patients on outside recreational activities and perform other duties related to patient care and comfort

Experience 1 year to less than 2 years

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate; Health Care Aide Certificate; Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certificate

Education College/CEGEPor equivalent experience

On the road job

Work locations may vary. Frequent or constant travel is required from the employee.

Languages English

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