Companion
Bayshore HealthCare
Fredericton, NB
Position Summary:
Provide Companionship to clients as described within the individual plan of care.

Duties may include:
  • Assist the client with activities such as reading, board games or cards, watching television, walking and other leisure activities as directed.
  • Observe client conditions and report unusual events or changes in condition to the immediate Supervisor or to the office.
  • Understands and implements infection prevention practices.
  • Maintain documentation and records of service provided.
  • Maintains confidentiality of client information and discusses same only with appropriate Bayshore personnel.
  • Complete other tasks as requested.
Qualifications:
Education: Secondary School Diploma is preferred.

Experience: At least one year experience in a similar position or life experience in which companionship activities were completed.

Other Skills and Abilities:
  • All applicants must be physically able to walk for both short and long periods of time
  • All applicants must be flexible to work a variety of shifts including days, evenings, overnights and week-ends to accommodate client needs.
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing in either English or French. Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to handle difficult situations in an objective consistent format; ability to work independently and as part of a team; able to travel locally from assignment to assignment.

**We thank all candidates for their applications, however, only those meeting the above requirements will be contacted for an interview**