30+ days ago
Colchester County, NS
Employment Status: Permanent, Part Time (FTE 0.53)
Program: Home Support Services
Number of Hours Bi-Weekly: 42
Work Schedule: Working a mix of days and evening shifts including every other weekend. There are a total of 7 x 6hrs shifts in a two week pay period.
Area of work: Truro, Colchester County
On Call: No
Are you looking for a challenging, rewarding career in healthcare?
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The CCA provides personal care and health maintenance to individuals and families in the home setting within the framework of VON philosophy, policies, procedures and standards, in community health care.
As a Continuing Care Assistant, you will work in the community to provide services including personal care, light housekeeping, meal preparation, and respite to clients in their own homes.
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced Environment; Attention to Detail; Lift and carry using appropriate lifting techniques; Bend, push, pull, grip, reach, kneel, crouch using good body mechanics; Walk, sit, stand, climb stairs; Fine hand movements
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