Job title :
REHABILITATION ASSISTANT | LONG TERM CARE
SWAN VALLEY LODGE
PERMANENT PART TIME (0.77 FTE)
We are seeking a reliable and motivated Rehabilitation Assistant to join our cohesive team within the friendly community of Creston.
Swan Valley Lodge Long Term Care facility embodies a resident-centered philosophy designed to support residents’ choices, help people function at their highest level, and provide the best quality of life possible. This facility is a 90 bed facility and includes a max of six respite/convalescent beds and a 23 bed dementia unit. Along with an Occupational Therapist and a Physiotherapist there is a total of two Rehabilitation Assistants supporting the care of residents.
The Rehabilitation Assistant is a member of the multidisciplinary healthcare team in meeting the needs of the residents. The Rehabilitation Assistant carries out rehabilitative treatment plans and programs and assists therapists in monitoring and evaluating residents’ progression. In addition to supporting therapy with the short stay and long term care clients there is a small amount of outreach involved in this role.
Shifts are rotating and scheduled during the Day. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package plus generous vacation entitlement after the first year of employment. Relocation Allowance package may be offered with position.
Interior Health is strongly committed to staff development and encouraging growth. We offer great benefits and fulfilling opportunities to support and enhance knowledge and skills and help you progress at every stage of your Rehabilitation Assistant career.
** This posting is for a position at a facility covered by the Provincial Health Officer's Single Site Order and selected applicant(s) must comply with the requirements of the order. **
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Education, Training and Experience:
- Completion of a recognized, two-year Rehabilitation Assistant Diploma Program.
- Valid Driver’s License as required.
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