health care aide

Wapiti Community Support Association

  • Education: Other trades certificate or diploma
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

  • Work setting
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

  • Tasks
  • Accompany patients on outdoor recreational activities
  • Perform other duties related to patient care and comfort
  • Perform other duties related to personal care
  • Take patients’ blood pressure, temperature and pulse
  • Administer first aid in emergency situations

  • Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 
  • Health Care Aide Certificate

  • Area of work experience
  • University or college

  • Area of specialization
  • Public housing

  • Security and safety
  • Criminal record check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

  • Transportation/travel information
  • Valid driver’s licence

  • 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 9 kg (20 lbs)

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

  • Health benefits
  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week

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