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Nursing Attendant (Ed Allow)
Nursing Attendant (Ed Allow)
Nursing - Aide
Temporary Part Time
St. Paul Health Centre
NZ STPAUL HC NU66 LTC
2012-12-31 Time: 23:59
As Per Rotation
Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends
Minimum: 18.41 per hour Maximum: 23.06 per hour
Under direct or indirect supervision of a regulated healthcare professional, the Nursing Attendant works as a member of the interdisciplinary team, in various community and/or facility settings. The type of supervision (direct or indirect) will depend on the complexity of the tasks or procedure being assigned, the stability of the patient/client and the skill level of the worker performing it. The Nursing Attendant participates in the delivery of quality individualized, client-centred care, based on assessed unmet needs of the patient/client. Responsibilities include providing direct care to assist in the activities of daily living, comfort and safety of the patient/client and providing indirect services to support the overall provision of care in their assigned area.
Must be a graduate from a provincially recognized education program for Health Care Aides; OR Must successfully complete a provincially recognized education program for Health Care Aides within 18 months of starting employment. Previous experience with providing personal care is desired. Demonstrate effective communication skills by using good listening, respectful tone of voice, respectful body language, and by communicating information both verbally and in writing with patient/clients, families, visitors and team members. Ability to work independently or as a member of an interdisciplinary team and to request and accept direction as required. Demonstrate strong task specific organizational skills. Strong observation skills. Ability to provide behavioral, emotional and physical support to patients/client conveying respect and dignity for the patients/client. Knowledge of computer applications an asset.
Physical Effort/Strength Required: Physical demands include constant standing, bending and repetitive hand and arm movements. Manual handling up to a medium level on an occasional basis.
AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve, and is committed
to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.
Please submit one application for each position desired as copies of applications will not be submitted for multiple postings on your behalf. Applications must include skills and ability for the position, since selection is based on information provided in the application. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for applying with the AHS!
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This information is collected by the authority of the Protection For Person In Care Act (Section 10(4)).