Continuing Care Assistant (CCA) - Evenings
Canadian Red Cross
Halifax, NS

Casual Position - Evenings

What we represent:

The Nova Scotia Red Cross Home Support program provides competent, certified Continuing Care Assistants to assist persons within a home environment in times of need, due to illness, recovery or disability while preserving and promoting independence, dignity and optimal well-being.

What we offer:

  • A competitive hourly rate
  • 100%employer paidpremiums for health and dental benefits package
  • Flexible work hours
  • Various paid leave allowances
  • Paid travel time
  • Vacation pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Business cell phone provided to electronically confirm service and enhance safety
  • 100% Employer paid CPR/First Aid recertification
  • Ongoing continuing education
  • Support from our Client Service Centre 24 hour a day and 365 days a yearYour responsibilities:
  • Your primary responsibility will be to assist elderly and persons with disabilities in the activities of daily living in their own home.
  • Assignments may include light housekeeping, respite, personal care and meal preparation.

Your qualifications:

  • Current Provincial Continuing Care Assistant Certificate
  • Satisfactory Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Current First Aid & CPR Certificate
  • Current Food Handler’s Certificate
  • Compassionate, trustworthy, ability to work independently within a supportive structure
  • Valid driver’s licence with access to a vehicle

Application deadline: Friday, June 28, 2019
Interested applicants should apply online via:
www.redcross.ca/about-us/jobs/opportunities-in-canada

The Canadian Red Cross Society is an equal opportunity employer. Although we thank all applicants for their submissions, we will respond only to those we wish to interview.

Job Type: Casual