Personal Care Attendant
Permanent Full Time (3 Positions)
Location: Long Term Care, HVGB
The primary purpose of this position is to work as a member of a nursing team under the direction of the Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse providing a high standard of care to patients at the Long Term Care and in accordance with the LGH Model of Nursing Clinical Practice. The employee is responsible for ensuring a safe environment for clients, families, co-workers and themselves and reports to the Resident Care Manager.
" Graduation from High School or equivalency;
" Successful completion from a recognized Personal Care Program of equivalent;
" Current certification in Basic Life Support (CPR);
" Breastfeeding education or willingness to complete within specified timeframe.
" The successful applicant will be required to submit a satisfactory certificate of conduct.
Duties: (Included but not limited to)
" Providing nursing care to patients
" Responds to emergency and situation and codes;
" Assist with the orientation of new staff
" Documents according to organizational policies and unit guidelines;
" Participates in quality assurance/improvement activities;
" Transports clients and specimens
" Other related duties as required.
Financial incentives that may be available, and can be combined, include:
" Student Bursaries up to $5,000
" Long-Term Care Recruitment Bonus of $4,300
" Labrador Grenfell Sign On Bonus up to $16,000
" Possible Relocation assistance and support
" A Return in Service is required to avail of incentives.
CG-24 of the NAPE-HS salary scales $22.41 to $24.69 per hour, plus the applicable Labrador Allowance
Hours of Work:
" 75 hours Bi-weekly; variable shifts.
Interested applicants please submit resume, stating competition number 2023000266N