health care aide

  • Full Time
  • Winnipeg

Island lakes self managed care

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 80 hours bi-weekly
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 1 to less than 7 months
  • or equivalent experience

  • Work setting
  • Urban area
  • Work in employer’s/client’s home

  • Tasks
  • Accompany patients on outdoor recreational activities
  • Serve meal trays and feed patients
  • Weigh, lift, turn and position patients
  • Deliver messages, reports, requisitions and specimens between departments
  • Make beds and maintain patients’ rooms
  • Supervise patients’ exercise routines
  • Administer suppositories, colonic irrigations and enemas
  • Maintain inventory of supplies
  • Bathe, dress and groom patients
  • Collect specimens
  • Administer first aid in emergency situations

  • Security and safety
  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check
  • Child Abuse Registry check
  • Driver’s validity licence check
  • Immunization records
  • Adult Abuse Registry check

  • Transportation/travel information
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Vehicle supplied by employer

  • Work conditions and physical capabilities
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Walking

  • Weight handling
  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

  • Personal suitability
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Patience

  • Screening questions
  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

  • Other benefits
  • Free parking available