Personal Care Attendant
Central Health NL
Baie Verte, NL
Responsibilities include providing resident-centered care and support in all aspects of daily living to long term care residents who may be physically and/or cognitively impaired and who may exhibit challenging behaviours. Duties include, but are not limited to, meeting all aspects of the resident's daily living needs, providing input to the interdisciplinary team, providing companionship to residents through various activities, escorting residents to outside appointments and other related duties. The successful candidate must demonstrate an awareness of and be responsible for promoting and supporting person-and family-centered care, demonstrate a commitment to safety and partner with all team members to improve worker and patient safety by integrating safety into work practices, identifying risks and implementing improvements.

Required qualifications:
  • Graduation from high school with a diploma recognized by the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.
  • Graduation from a personal care attendant program approved by Central Health.
  • Current BLS certification.
  • Demonstrated effective interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance is required for this position.
  • A satisfactory Certificate of Conduct from the RCMP or local police authority.
Hours of work: Call as needed (Shift work may be required)
Salary: CG-24 ($20.71-$22.81)
Competition No.: P-2018000677-BVP
Closing date: Open until filled

Central Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We thank all candidates however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.