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Position: HEALTH CARE AIDE
Description: Our Home Services department employs more than 200 people and provides assistance
to over 1000 clients with activities of daily living. We offer a supportive, inclusive team environment with a strong commitment to work-life balance. We provide a competitive remuneration package, including a comprehensive benefit plan, generous vacation and personal time, and subsidized fitness memberships. We support your career through opportunities to learn and grow, including paid professional development opportunities, and on-the-job coaching and support. Our “family” culture supports many opportunities to participate in events including health and wellness challenges, social club activities, annual holiday parties and recognition events. Check out our website at www.lfsfamily.ca.
This position provides in-home support to seniors and individuals who need assistance in completing activities of daily living.
Responsibilities: Duties are client specific and may include assistance with bathing, dressing, grooming, medications, meals, palliative and respite care. Ongoing responsibility includes monitoring behavior changes and ensuring client safety.
WE OFFER:
 A supportive team environment
 A competitive salary
 Incentive Bonuses and shift/weekend differentials
 Mileage reimbursement
 HCA Certification
 Opportunity for continuous learning and advancement
Qualifications:  Minimum age requirement of 18.
 Health Care Aide Certification or related experience.
 Able to travel locally from assignment to assignment, including a valid Driver’s
License, and must have a registered, insured and reliable vehicle.
 Exceptional interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate effectively
in written and spoken English.
 Able to work independently and as part of a team.
 Able to stand, bend, squat, kneel and reach freely; able to freely lift up to 20
kilograms; able to assist clients with standing, walking, sitting, and transferring.
 Demonstrated ability to follow written and verbal instructions related to client care.
 Previous experience in community care is an asset.
 The successful candidate will be required to provide a Police Information Check.
 Computer skills are required.
Contact Information:
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Application deadline: November 23, 2018
Please submit, in confidence, a resume and cover letter referencing job posting
HS43, including the area(s) you are available for, and where you viewed our ad.
DR. FOSTER JAMES PENNY BUILDING
324 5TH STREET SOUTH
LETHBRIDGE, ALBERTA
T1J 2B5
PHONE: 403-332-4320
FAX: 403-332-4321

 

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