Client Support Worker (CSW) - Heath Services

For over 55 years, Northwood has led the way as Nova Scotia's most dynamic continuing care organization. We are committed to innovation and change. We are recognized both here at home and across Canada as an extraordinary example of the power of social justice. We are looking for dynamic individuals (PCW/CCA/HSW) to join our Health Services team.

Northwood Health Services

Northwood Health Services is part of the Northwood Family of Companies. It is an agency based company that provides support services to clients in their homes as well to persons residing in long-term care.

If you are passionate about caring for others and are looking for an opportunity to build a career with Northwood, then we want to hear from you!

Responsibilities:

A shift may be varied and could include helping with daily activities of living, personal care, taking clients to appointments, respite for caregivers, recreation activities or meal preparation. Care happens where the client calls home: in the community or in a long term care setting. By working with Health Services, the employee decides where and when they work!

We like to call it the power of love.

Northwood is a full spectrum health, lifestyle and continuing care organization.

Now hiring:

Client Support Workers and anyone looking to pursue a CCA career with our help.

We offer:

  • Paid orientation and on the job training beginning February 18, 2020
  • Support in obtaining NS CCA certification
  • Days, evenings, nights, weekends; many flexible options.
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Occupational health services
  • Access to ongoing education
  • Wireless Phone

Qualifications:

  • Prior caregiving experience
  • Grade 12 or equivalency
  • Standard First Aid/CPR 'C'

Northwood is Loving Care, so a BIG heart is required! #livemore

If this exciting opportunity interests you and you would like to discuss employment opportunities please apply NOW LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE.

To learn more about Northwood visit our website at www.nwood.ns.ca

Northwood is proud to be an inclusive employer who encourages diverse applicants. We thank all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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About Northwood

Northwood is Nova Scotia's original senior citizen advocate, dating back to 1962. Since that time, we have led the way as Nova Scotia's most dynamic continuing care organization committed to innovation and change. We are the largest not-for-profit continuing care organization in Atlantic Canada and are recognized both here at home and across Canada as an extraordinary example of the power of social justice, but we like to call it the power of love! When life changes, and society changes, Northwood leads the way, incorporating revolutionary designed, responsive care. From new ideas to new technologies, we are empowered to do this, because our focus is on people, not on profit margins. 

Northwood is a full spectrum health, lifestyle and continuing care organization with a staff of more than 1,700. We are continuously recognized as a great place to work, with the distinction of being one of Nova Scotia's Top Employers as well as a Top Employer in Atlantic Canada.

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