Come join the Northwood team!
Since 1962, Northwood has led the way as Nova Scotia’s most dynamic continuing care organization committed to innovation and change. Northwood is the largest not-for-profit continuing care organization in Atlantic Canada and is recognized both here at home and across Canada as an extraordinary example of the power of social justice, but we like to call it the power of love! When life changes, and society changes, Northwood leads the way, incorporating revolutionary designed, responsive care. From new ideas to new technologies, we are empowered to do this, because our focus is on people! We are looking for dynamic individuals PCW/CCA/HSW to join our Health Services team.
Northwood Health Services
Northwood Health Services is part of the Northwood Family of Companies. It is an agency based company that provides support services to clients in their homes as well to persons residing in long-term care.
If you are passionate about caring for others and are looking for an opportunity to build a career with Northwood, then we want to hear from you!
A shift may be varied and could include helping with daily activities of living, personal care, taking clients to appointments, respite for caregivers, recreation activities or meal preparation. Care happens where the client calls home: in the community or in a long term care setting. By working with Health Services, the employee decides where and when they work!
- 3 year Previous adult caregiving experience and/or mix of education
- Current First Aid/CPR Level C
- Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
- Demonstrated clinical skills
- Flexible Shift Options (Days, Evenings, Weekends) - You get to Pick!
- Competitive pay rates
- Paid orientation and access to ongoing education
- Occupational health services
- Support in obtaining NS CCA certification
- Wireless Phone
_ Northwood is proud to be an inclusive employer who encourages diverse applicants. We thank all applicants however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted._
To learn more about Northwood please visit our website www.nwood.ns.ca. If this exciting opportunity interests you please click “Apply” now.
Expected start date: 2021-01-18
Job Type: Casual
- Day shift
- Night shift