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continuing care assistant


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Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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About this opportunity

Salary

$22.90 to $24.83 hourly (to be negotiated)

Location

Dartmouth, NS

Education, Skills and Experience

  • or equivalent experience

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

  • First Aid Certificate

  • CPR Certificate

  • Continuing Care Assistant Certification

Additional Skills

  • Serve meal trays and feed patients

  • Supply and empty bed pans

Work Setting

  • Nursing home/home for the aged

Specific Skills

  • Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher

  • Take patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse

  • Bathe, dress and groom patients

  • Weigh, lift, turn and position patients

  • Administer first aid in emergency situations

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment

  • Work under pressure

  • Physically demanding

  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Flexibility

  • Team player

  • Excellent oral communication

  • Client focus

  • Dependability

  • Reliability

  • Organized

Application close date

Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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