CARE AIDE & COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER COVID–19 EXPRESSION OF INTERESTApply Now Job ID 1384517 Date posted 03/26/2020
Are you a care aide or community health worker, active or retired, passionate about wanting to help your community? Interior Health is committed to supporting the great efforts of our health care professionals due to COVID-19. In preparation for this challenging time, we are seeking care aides and community health workers throughout the Interior Health region. This opportunity is casual and temporary in nature, hours of work may vary and the need will be specific to the site and/or community.
At this time we are gathering interest in anticipation of a potential need however it is unclear if and when we will actually need to deploy additional staff. If you are interested in an ongoing position with Interior Health please apply to one of those posted opportunities instead.
Duties: To be determined by the unit.
Along with your electronic application to this posting, please include a brief resume and indicate the locations you would consider being deployed to. (Note that only candidates with current registration with the BC Care Aide and Community Health Worker Registry will be considered.)
Thank you for your interest in supporting your community at this difficult time. At Interior Health, Every Person Matters.
• Grade 10
• Graduation from a recognized Nursing Assistant / Health Care Aide Program or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience
• Registration with the BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker registry (please include your active number)
• Valid BC Drivers License and reliable vehicle
*Along with a copy of your resume or CV, please provide a copy of your certificate and indicate which locations you would consider being deployed to*
To re-activate your registration or register please contact the BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker Registry at 1-877-867-3061. Additional essential qualifications, asset qualifications, organizational needs, operational requirements and/or conditions of employment may be identified and applied during selection of candidates i.e. willingness and ability to travel; willingness to work extra shifts as required, on short notice; willingness and ability to work on call or on a rotational basis and stand-by as required. COMMUNICATION FOR THIS INVENTORY will be sent via email. Ensure to check/view your spam folder regularly.
Interior Health values diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to cultivate a workforce rich in culture, experience and knowledge to ensure equitable health outcomes for all of the clients we serve. We are welcoming of all populations including our Aboriginal partners throughout the Interior Health Region. We are committed to increasing our Aboriginal representative workforce to build an engaged, culturally diverse organization focused on the goal of providing high quality, sustainable healthcare through an engaged workforce and healthy workplaces. We build inclusive, trusting and respectful relationships through our partnerships. At Interior Health, Every Person Matters.
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