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Nursing Assistant (non-registered) needed in Canada by Résidence Ormstown

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Nursing Assistant (non-registered) needed in Canada by Résidence Ormstown

Nursing Assistants, or Healthcare Assistants, assist patients with their day-to-day care. Their duties include helping patients to bathe and get dressed, repositioning wheelchair- and bed-bound patients and accompanying patients for activities and appointments.

Nursing assistants work in healthcare facilities, providing care to patients by helping them with general hygiene, and moving around.

Job details

  •  Location: 2 Rue Church, Ormstown Ormstown, QCJ0S 1K0
  •  Salary: $$20.00 to $21.00HOUR hourly for 35 hours per week
  •  Terms of employment: Permanent employment
    Full time
  •  Day, Evening, Weekend
  •  Start date: Starts as soon as possible
  •  Vacancies: 1 vacancy

We are looking for a patient and compassionate nursing assistant to help patients in our healthcare facility. The nursing assistant is responsible for bathing, feeding, and dressing patients.

To be successful as a nursing assistant you must be passionate about providing the highest quality of care to all patients. Ultimately, a good nursing assistant is able to maintain patients’ dignity and privacy at all times.

Nursing Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Help patients with hygiene activities such as using the bathroom, bathing, brushing teeth, and dressing.
  • Assist patients with meals by feeding them.
  • Clean linen regularly.
  • Monitor vital signs and report worrying symptoms to the RN.
  • Provide and clean bedpans.
  • Help patients with mobility problems to move around.

Nursing Assistant Requirements:

  • A valid nursing license.
  • Prior experience as a nursing assistant
  • Completed training as a nursing assistant.
  • Patience.
  • Compassion.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work long shifts.
  • Strength to lift and move patients.

Job requirements

Languages

Bilingual

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate; Nursing Aide Certificate

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Specific Skills
Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher; Take patients’ blood pressure, temperature and pulse; Supervise patients’ exercise routines; Collect specimens; Bathe, dress and groom patients; Answer call signals; Administer first aid in emergency situations; Accompany patients on outside recreational activities and perform other duties related to patient care and comfort
Additional Skills
Serve meal trays and feed patients; Make beds and maintain patients’ rooms; Maintain inventory of supplies; Assist with the set-up and maintenance of traction equipment, cleaning or sterilizing equipment, maintaining and repairing equipment, and assembling, setting-up and operating job-related equipment; Deliver messages, reports, requisitions and specimens between departments
Weight Handling
Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
Work Setting
Nursing home/home for the aged
Security and Safety
Immunization records; Tuberculosis test; Criminal record check; Adult Abuse Registry
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Client focus; Interpersonal awareness; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability; Organized

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Visible minorities

How to apply

By email

residenceormstown@gmail.com

Advertised until

2021-10-23

Intended job posting audience

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

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