Thursday , February 22 2024

WRHA Employment – Health Care Aide

Website Winnipeg Regional Health Authority

Job Description:

Grow your career in the Winnipeg Health Region! Our team provides a spectrum of health care services through an integrated network of sites, services and organizations. We’re united by a shared commitment to excellent and equitable health care.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform duties as a team member related to the daily personal care, welfare and safety needs of the residents, in a manner that respects their dignity and promotes a maximum quality of life.
  • A member of an interdisciplinary resident care team and works with residents and families to up hold mission, vision and value statement of the Home.
  • Performs all duties in accordance with established health and safety regulations/guidelines, policies and procedures.

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrates initiative, flexibility, reliability and creativity
  • Ability to respond to a variety of simultaneous demands
  • May encounter exposure to disease, radiation, toxic material, noise, allergens, blood, feces, body fluids, etc.
  • Requires shift work, extended working hours
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate in English; both orally and in writing
  • Ability to perform as a team member and seek assistance as necessary
  • May encounter aggressive and/or agitated individuals.
  • Equipment used – mechanical lifts, bathing units, weight scales
  • Demonstrates resident focus care in accordance with the Home’s mission, vision and values
  • Flexible and able to function effectively in a dynamic changing environment
  • Ability to organize and prioritize assigned workload
  • Able to meet the physical and mental demands of the job
  • Involves physical activities such as standing, transferring and transporting residents and equipment
  • Ability to recognize and pursue self-development opportunities

Qualification & Experience:

  • Caring for the elderly and clients with dementia preferred.
  • Health Care Aide Certificate from a recognized educational institution
  • Grade 12 or equivalent.

Job Details:

Company: Winnipeg Regional Health Authority

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: West St. Paul, MB, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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