• Resident Assistant Calgary MM Dulcina

    Job Locations CA-AB-Calgary
    Posted Date 6 days ago(7/11/2018 2:58 PM)
    Competition Number
    CC-60577-SMM Dulcina
    Department Name
    Residential Hospice
    Unit
    Dulcina Hospice
    Close Date
    7/18/2018
    Facility Name
    St. Marguerite Manor, Calgary
    FTE
    0.90
    Job Type
    Temporary, Part Time
    Affiliation
    Non-Management
    Min
    CAD $17.00/Hr.
    Hours Worked
    7.5 hour day shifts
    Max
    CAD $20.06/Hr.
    Shift Rotation
    9 shifts / 2 weeks
    Who can Apply
    ** RESTRICTED TO COVENANT CARE EMPLOYEES **
  • Job Description

    Position Summary

    As a member of the care team, the Resident Assistant (RA) provides support to residents, their family and visitors during the resident’s end of life journey that will enable choice, dignity, privacy, respect and individuality. An individual in this position assists residents as necessary in areas of personal care and social support.

     

    In accordance with Covenant Care’s mission, vision, and values, this position is responsible for ensuring that residents receive quality care and service according to Covenant Care policies and procedures. Provides support to residents, their family and visitors that will enable choice, dignity, privacy, respect and individuality.

    Qualifications

    • Minimum Grade 12 required
    • Completed recognized Health Care Aide Certificate
    • Dementia education an asset
    • Six (6) months to one (1) year experience in a Hospice / Palliative Care facility required
    • Exhibits open and sincere approach to relating to people by demonstrating respect and compassion for everyone equally with the ability to preserve resident’s dignity and self worth during interactions
    • Recognizes and responds effectively to verbal and non-verbal cues with exceptional active listening skills
    • Ability to cope with moral distress regarding end of life care
    • Ability to cope with frequent changes such as daily routine, workload, shifts and Resident needs with exceptional multi-tasking and time management skills
    • Computer skills an asset

    When Applying

    Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
    All employees new to Covenant Care must provide a criminal records check, including vulnerable sector search.
    Covenant Care is committed to an inclusive work environment and encourages all qualified individuals to apply.

    We thank you in advance for applying with Covenant Care.

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