Rehabilitation Attendant
Riverview Health Centre
Winnipeg, MB
Requisition ID: 12436

Position Number: 20056005

Posting End Date: January 23, 2019

City: Winnipeg

Site: Riverview Health Centre

Department / Unit: Physiotherapy - RHC

Job Stream: Clinical Support

Union: CUPE-500

Anticipated Start Date: 03/11/2019

FTE: Casual

Anticipated Shift: Days

Daily Hours Worked: 0745 -1600 Monday - Friday

Annual Base Hours: 2015

Salary: $18.265, $18.813, $19.377, $19.958, $20.557, $21.174

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Position Overview

Under the direction of the Patient Care Manager and in accordance with directions provided by the partnering therapist, the Rehabilitation Attendant performs a variety of duties in accordance with predetermined treatment programs for patients/residents at Riverview Health Centre. The rehabilitation attendant demonstrates a commitment to the mission, vision, values, goals and objectives of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and Riverview Health Centre.

Experience

Current experience providing attendant services in rehabilitation an asset.
Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)

Grade XII
Certificate or diploma from a recognized Rehabilitation Attendant training program required.
Certification/Licensure/Registration

Not Applicable
Qualifications and Skills

Knowledge of basic principles, techniques and procedures related to Rehabilitation Attendant duties.
Knowledge of Personal Health Information Act (PHIA), Workplace Hazardous Material Information System (WHMIS), Principles of Routine Practices and other relevant Workplace Safety and Health requirements/responsibilities.
Knowledge of regional, site and work area policies and procedures.
Ability to express ideas and thoughts in English both verbally and in written format.
Ability to listen and comprehend effectively.
Ability to select and use appropriate communication methods pertinent to the situation.
Ability to follow directions, demonstrate critical thinking abilities and work with minimal supervision.
Ability to organize workload and set priorities.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Basic computer and keyboarding skills.
Ability to work safely without injury to self, to patients/residents, or to other staff.
Ability to establish and maintain positive interpersonal relationships with patients/residents, family members and coworkers.
Physical Requirements

Physical and mental health to fulfill the responsibilities of the position.

This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.

Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more positions across the WRHA legal entity that combine to equal more than 1.0 EFT. The WRHA legal entity includes Churchill Health Centre, Deer Lodge Centre, Grace Hospital, Health Sciences Centre, Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg, Pan Am Clinic, River Park Gardens, Victoria General Hospital, WRHA corporate programs, and WRHA community health services.

Interviewed candidates may be called upon to participate in a skills assessment.

Any application received after the closing time will not be included in the competition.