Continuing Care Assistant (CCA)
Facility: The Birches Nursing Home
Location: Musquodoboit Harbour
0.45 Permanent PT x 1
0.6 Temporary PT x 1
0.9 Temporary PT x 2
1.0 Temporary FT x 1
1.0 Permanent FT x 3
0.6 Permanent PT x 1
The Birches Nursing Home is a Community Governed organization that operates a 42 bed Continuing Care Centre. The Birches is committed to the highest standards of support and services and promotes a health workplace for its 100 staff. The organization fosters a healthy work life balance and uses the latest best practice information at all levels.
To perform and assist in all aspects of the personal care of the residents.
Certification as a Personal Care Worker, Continuing Care Assistant or Home Health Provider is required
Nursing experience in a long-term care facility
Good interpersonal skills
Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis
Good oral and written communication skills
Ability to work shift work
Alzheimer and Other Related Dementia Provincial Certificate required
Demonstrated ability to work with residents with Alzheimer Disease and other related Dementia
Must provide valid criminal record check and vulnerable record check.
Experience in long term care
Knowledge and experience in Occupational Health and Safety, Quality Management and/or Infection Control
Experience working with Alzheimer’s and related dementias
BENEFITS: We offer a comprehensive compensation package including: a pension plan, attractive benefits plan, and a competitive salary.
HOURS OF WORK: Days/Evenings/Nights: All Shift Hours
Please email resume to:
Or Fax to: 902-889-2271