Located in Sarnia, Ontario, Vision Nursing and Rest Home is a progressive thinking and family oriented home. Here at Vision the care of our residents and satisfaction of our staff come first! We are looking for a dedicated and caring individual to join our team as a Life Enhancement Aide. (LEA)
Reporting directly to the Director of Care, the LEA provides support to Residents in their social, physical and emotional goals. As a member of the Program Department, the LEA consults with the Nursing Rehab Nurse in order to identify those Residents who would achieve maximum benefit working in LEA led programs.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Works with a specific caseload of residents who have stated measurable physical, social or emotional goals;
Promotes and directs individual improvement goals using prescribed programs;
Keeps accurate documentation of resident attendance and goals including quarterly reports, progress notes, behaviour records and care planning;
Participates in Interdisciplinary Team Conferences;
Demonstrates appropriate clinical assessment and assignment of interventions that respond to resident recreational and social needs;
Maintains effective communication with the total care team.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:
Post-secondary diploma or degree in Physiotherapy or Kinesiology or related field;
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary environment;
Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral), interpersonal and administrative skills.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
- Monday to Friday
- Weekend availability