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The Long-Term Care Assistant (LTCA) role is a temporary support worker. They are responsible for providing assistance with daily routines to residents; the role does not include provision of personal care to the residents/clients

Key Responsibilities:
• Assist with outside visitations of family and residents
• Perform light housekeeping duties such as tidying/ dusting residents rooms, collecting garbage’s, cleaning out closets, hanging clothing, making beds
• Provide items of comfort, sitting with residents and having purposeful conversations
• Assist with the residents dining experience under the direction of the supervisor, including but not limited to escorting residents to and from dining areas, setting up and clearing tables, pouring beverages and delivering meals to residents
• Assist residents in recreation programming, walking in the garden, entertaining residents on the deck, 1:1’s
• Any other duty deemed necessary by your supervisor

The care environment is working with the elderly population who may have varying levels of dementia, responsive behaviors and other health conditions. Need to actively demonstrate an interest in engaging with a variety of residents/clients, family, visitors and co-workers

Qualifications:
• Grade 12 education or non-academic equivalent
• Vulnerable sector check required
• Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular and consistent basis
• Good oral and written communication skills
• The ability to work days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays
• Must have sound interpersonal, problem solving, time management and organizational skills

Previous experience in senior care, group home will be considered an asset

Must be willing to gain training related to role as per the facility’s policy and guidelines and as reflected in the job duties. Examples could include, but not limited to, environmental hazard awareness (WHMIS); infection control practices, nonviolent crisis intervention, dementia awareness and food safety

Please forward resumes to Alan Caldwell at acaldwell@high-crest.com

This position will start immediately

How To Apply:

By Email

To apply for this job email your details to acaldwell@high-crest.com.

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