• Region: Ottawa Region
  • Categories: Community Care
  • Type: Part-time
“A rewarding career in caring starts here”

Posting Date: June 25, 2019

Reference No: CSJ19-004

Position(s): Summer Position – Resident Care Assistant

About Carefor:

Carefor Health & Community Services is a local not-for-profit charity that provides home healthcare and community support services across Eastern Ontario. Whether in the home, in the community, at care facilities or one of our clinics, our 1,500 staff are part of the circle of care that is tailored to patient and client needs.

Job Summary:

Term Length: Nine (9) weeks, 30 hours per week

Richmond Care Home is a full service retirement home for women living with dementia. Situated in the Village of Richmond, Ontario, we offer a small, home-like, supportive environment for up to 16 residents.

As a Resident Care Assistant, you will assist team members of the Home with personal support and homemaking services. You will work with other members of the health care team to help residents attain an optimal level of independence and well-being.

Please note that Richmond Care Home is not accessible by public transit.

Canada Summer Jobs Criteria: Eligible Candidates must be between 15 and 30 years old and be legally entitled to work in Canada. International students are not eligible.

 

Qualifications:

  • Student or Graduate of: Personal Support Worker, Developmental Service Worker, Health Care Aide, Foreign Trained Nurse or Doctor, Paramedic graduate, Nursing student, or related education, or experience providing care to individuals requiring personal sup
  • Household management experience is an asset
  • Experience working with clients living with dementia an asset
Carefor is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity and invites applications from Women, Aboriginal People, Persons with Disabilities and Visible Minorities.

Please apply by filling out the form below or faxing your cover letter and resume to (613) 749-4002 indicating on your cover letter or resume the position for which you are applying and the Reference Number.
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