Do you enjoy working in the community? Are you interested in a career where you can make an impact on the well-being of others?
Fraser Health Authority is growing, the kind of growth you want to be a part of. Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace, located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world, is one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 1.6 million people we serve 1/3 of BC's population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities. Position Highlights
We have an exciting opportunity for a part time Community Health Worker, Aborginal Health where you will provide personal and nursing services to clients in their homes and community. You will provide assistance to individuals and their families to help them stay home as long as possible by collaborating with other teams to implement care plans.
Fraser Health Authority values diversity within the workplace. For this position, we also want to highlight that First Nations, Inuit, Metis or Aboriginal ancestry is regarded as directly relevant to the skills and knowledge for excellence in the position. Pursuant to Section 41 of the British Columbia Human Rights Code, preference will be given to applicants of Aboriginal Ancestry. To join our team, we will be looking for:
•Experience in personal care & home management skills; •Knowledge of geriatric issues & behavior; •Active registration with the BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker Registry •Valid BC Driver's License and access to a personal vehicle
We are looking for a friendly, team-orientated person who likes helping people. We value self-directed individuals who are driven and have exceptional organizational skills. Please ensure that you include your BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker Registry number, education, and relevant work experience on your application.
This position will be serving Kwikwetlem First Nations - Tri-Cities
! Valued Benefits
A career at Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with people who are eminent in their respective fields. Fantastic opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization. We also offer competitive salary packages and ongoing education opportunities.
Come work with dedicated professionals who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work!