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*Health Care Assistant | Cranbrook & Kimberley

Position Summary

We are currently seeking Patient Care Aides, Health Care Assistants & Community Health Workers to join our teams in beautiful Cranbrook and Kimberley! There are permanent full-time, part-time, relief and casual opportunities available in both communities.

As a Community Health Worker, you will work as part of a dynamic team of healthcare professionals who support Community Clients’ independence and ability to stay at home. Community Health Workers provide home support services to clients by assisting with activities of daily living and supporting and encouraging maximum independence. Wages for Community Health Workers are: $27.92-$29.60/hour.

As a Long-term Care Attendant (LTCA) you will work as an integral part of a dynamic, multi-disciplinary team, who provide care and support in a long-term care setting. Working under the direction of nurses, LTCA’s have key responsibilities in the individual care plan for each resident to meet their physical, emotional and social needs. Wages for Long-term Care Attendants are: $29.83/hour.

As the Health Care Assistant (Patient Care Aide), you will work as a key team member of an interdisciplinary team that provides patient care within the hospital. Working under the direction of RN’s and LPN’s, Patient Care Aides follow established care plans and routines to deliver the best patient care possible. Wages for Health Care Assistants (Patient Care Aides) are: $29.83/hour.

If you’re interested in working for IH in either of these locations and in any (or all!) of these roles, apply today and we will be in touch to discuss the opportunities that fit best for you!

Find more information about Cranbrook here.

Find more information about Kimberley here.

Find more information about applying and working as a Health Care Assistant at Interior Health here!

Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience:
• Grade 12
• Graduation from a recognized Resident Care Aide/Home Support Worker Program, or an equivalent combination of education, training and relevant experience
• BC Care Aide and Community Health Worker registry (please include your number)
• Current valid BC Drivers’ License and use of a reliable vehicle (for CHW only)

*Along with a copy of your CV (or resume) please provide a copy of your certificate.*

Comments

This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Indigenous Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process and/or career exploration, send your question(s) via email to IndigenousEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Competition #:

01864372

Employee Type:

CASUAL

Bargaining Unit:

HEU

Facility:

F.W. GREEN HOME

Location:

Cranbrook

Department:

IH CENTRALIZED RECRUITM

Reports To:

MANAGER/LONG-TERM CARE COORDINATOR (RCC)/TEAM LEAD

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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