Continuing Care Assistant - (137726)

Island Health Victoria, BC

Location: Saanich Peninsula Hospital - Victoria, BC V8M 2B2 CA (Primary)

Multi Site: No

Start/End Time: 0700-1500

Days off: Rotating

Vacancy Type: Temp FT

Salary Range (Hourly Rate): $25.33 - $25.33

FTE: 1.0

Bi-weekly Hours: 75


In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority (Island Health) patient and staff safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.

Reporting to the Manager or designate, and under the general supervision of the Charge Nurse, provides nursing care to assigned residents and patients. Performs nursing procedures such as taking temperature, pulse and respiration in addition to patient care duties relating to feeding, personal hygiene, and transporting of patients. Assists in the various programmes for social, recreational, diversional, and physical therapy and performs clerical duties such as assembling and maintaining patient charts.


QUALIFICATIONS:EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

Grade 10 plus graduation from a recognized Nursing Assistant Program or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.


SKILLS AND ABILITIES
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Ability to organize work.
  • Ability to operate related equipment.


Link to Full Job Description https://jd.viha.ca/JD450.pdf


Additional information for applicants. This position is for the Acute side of Saanich Peninsula Hospital. PLEASE NOTE: This temporary position may be extended or ended at the discretion of the hiring manager based on the departmental requirements.




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