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Community Health Worker (relief Part Time)

Reference ID: 05361180

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Prince George, BC
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Part Time
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Administrative


Under the direction of the Field Supervisor/Coordinator, and clinical direction of the RN Field Supervisor or Clinical Leader, provides home support services to clients in accordance with a pre-established care plan. Assists with activities of daily living such as bathing, grooming, oral hygiene, planning and preparing meals while promoting maximum independence. Performs delegated tasks for which delegation of tasks training has been completed.

Qualifications

- Grade 12 plus graduation from a recognized Home Support Attendant/ Resident Care Aid Program or equivalent combination of current education, training and experience.

- Registered on the BC Care Aid Registry.

- Valid Class 5 BC Drivers License.

- Use of personal vehicle.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

- Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.

- Ability to establish and maintain rapport with clients.

- Ability to observe and recognize changes in clients.

- Ability to communicate verbally and in writing with clients, family, and care team.

- Ability to work independently and in cooperation with others.

- Ability to organize and prioritize work.

- Ability to operate related equipment.

PRINCE GEORGE COMMUNITY

Prince George is one of the larger cities in British Columbia with a population of approximately 75,000. Built on the confluence of the Fraser and Nechako rivers, Prince George is close to the geographic center of British Columbia and has become a transportation hub as well as an important link in the Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor. It is a major centre for shopping and a service centre for surrounding communities, as well as home to the University of Northern British Columbia. In Prince George, BC's Northern capital, you are just minutes from being fully immersed in the wonders of our natural surroundings - this is a true outdoor person's paradise. A warm, friendly and diverse population attests to our community spirit. You can be assured of discovering a myriad of entertainment and recreational options year-round, from heritage and cultural opportunities to good old family fun.

Posted: May 14, 2018
Closes: July 13, 2018
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