Community Health Workers
The Community Health Worker II assists clients, including seniors and individuals with physical and mental disabilities, within their homes with activities of daily living to promote maximum independence.
Successful completion of a provincially recognized Health Care Assistant training course.
Registration on the BC Care Aide and Community Health Worker Registry.
CHW Skills and Abilities:
Must be able to understand English and communicate in English both orally and in writing.
Must be able to work in cooperation with Supervisors and other health care professionals.
Must be able to work independently with a minimum of supervision.
Must have the physical and mental ability to perform required job duties.
What Do We Offer?
During this time of the COVID-19 pandemic, we remain committed to the health and safety of our employees. We are diligently following all directions from the Ministry of Health and Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, and we are providing all necessary PPE supplies. We care about our health care workers and we are here to support you.
A unionized work environment and compensation:
starting wage is $21.48 + 9.6% in lieu of vacation and benefits
Continuous hands on training and skills upgrading
Up-to-date mobile communication technology
we can work around childcare commitments
Independence while working in the community with 24/7 connection to admin support.
All Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) supplied
Scope of Responsibilities:
Traveling to clients' homes as required to provide personal care and perform nursing tasks according to the clients care plans
Planning menus with client and/or family
Provide companionship to clients
Following agency safe work policies, procedures and reports hazards in the workplace
Casual Community Health Workers - evenings, mornings, and weekends: