Extendicare Michener Hill

CARE AIDE (BB-EFDB1)

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CARE AIDE (Temporary Full-Time & Part-Time) - Extendicare Michener Hill

Extendicare is a leading provider of care and services for seniors throughout Canada. Through our network of over 115 operated senior care and living centres, as well as our home health care operations, we are committed to delivering care throughout the health care continuum to meet the needs of a growing seniors’ population in Canada. Our qualified and highly trained workforce of 23,700 individuals are united by a dedication to quality care and by our vision of being the best provider of senior care and services in Canada.

Caring, Hard Working individuals are invited to apply for the above positions to work at our 220 bed Long-Term Care and 60 bed Supportive Living Home located in Red Deer, Alberta.

Reporting to the Director of Care and under the direction of the Registered Staff the Resident Assistant is responsible for assisting the nursing staff in tasks that require no hands-on care of the resident. Duties include: transporting residents to programs, dining room and appointments within the Home; answering call bells, delivering messages to the nursing staff, maintaining organization in resident’s rooms and maintaining supplies, assisting with resident nutrition including feeding residents and providing 1:1 resident support.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist in COVID Screening
  • Transport resident to onsite programming, dining room and internal appointments; accommodates residents’ right to choose.
  • Performs tasks such as: cleaning spills; making beds and changing linens; maintain a clean, tidy and safe environment in the Home including the resident’s room; labelling of personal grooming items; putting away personal laundry; disinfecting high touch surfaces and regularly organizing resident closets and drawers.
  • Assists with nutrition and feeding, including but not limited to: distributing cloth protects for meal times; setting up the dining room for meal times and clearing dishes after meals; assisting with feeding of residents through encouragement and coaching.
  • Assist resident with hand washing before and after meals.
  • Provides 1:1 resident support
  • Answer call bells and communicate residents’ concerns to staff
  • Collaborates with residents, families and team members to maintain a positive, supportive and safe environment for all
  • Participates in Quality Improvement activities and advocates for the resident/family individual needs and preferences.
  • Communicates positively with other staff, residents and families
  • Demonstrates empathy, concern and interest in providing quality care and service to resident
  • Conditions of Employment

  • Must have a completed Vulnerable Sector Check (within 3 months); and a current 2 step TB skin test (within a year).
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