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Friendly Visitor (Rural Avalon)

NL Health Services - 1 090 emplois
LTC Sites - Rural Avalon (Harbour Lodge Nursing Home
Full-time - Permanent
Publié il y a 13 jours

Job Description

Location: LTC Sites - Rural Avalon (Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Interfaith Citizens Home, Lions Manor Nursing Home, Pentecostal Senior Citizen's Home)

For further information, and the location of these sites, please visit: http://www.easternhealth.ca/Map.aspx#

Friendly Visiting volunteers provide social interaction and friendly support to residents. Duties of the friendly visiting volunteer may include:
" Spending time with residents and keeping them company
" Offering to run errands for residents, providing reading materials and/or food/beverages (upon request and in consultation with nursing staff)
" Escorting the resident(s) outside (on the grounds) if desired, going for walks, help with writing letters, playing board games, reading to them, etc.
" Engaging in activities meaningful to both the resident and the volunteer

Friendly visitors are needed at the following Rural Avalon Long Term Care sites:
" Harbour Lodge Nursing Home
" Interfaith Citizens Home
" Lions Manor Nursing Home
" Pentecostal Senior Citizen's Home

Your time and commitment is valuable to us. Friendly visiting volunteers are often needed during the afternoon on weekdays and weekends. Any time you can contribute is appreciated. Discuss your interest and availability with the Volunteer Coordinator.

Friendly visiting volunteers should have effective and courteous verbal and non-verbal communication skills; be self-motivated and have a willingness and ability to work independently and as a team player; a willingness and ability to follow directions (i.e. from nursing staff, residents and their families); and be comfortable and confident interacting in a busy health care environment and in new social situations.

For further information about this role or other volunteer opportunities contact Judy Cook at 709-752-8705 or visit wwww.volunteer.easternhealth.ca

Volunteer Resources
[email protected]

Numéro de concours: VOULN.0002
Site Web d'entreprise: https://NLHealthServices.ca/
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À propos NL Health Services

À propos NL Health Services

If you come from away, you’ll discover just how special Newfoundland and Labrador is. If you're a local, you already know this. It’s our people. It’s our culture. It’s our stories (and oh do we love our stories).

If you’re looking to grow your health career in a place with adventure around each corner and a strong sense of community, then let’s put on the kettle and have a chat. Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Health Services might just be the perfect fit for you.

Why join NL Health Services?

There are many reasons. You will put your skills to great use in a unique and remarkable part of the world, be part of interdisciplinary and talented health-care teams and have access to state-of-the-art equipment and modern facilities.

  • We also offer incentives for local talent, those looking to return home and those new to our province.
  • Competitive remuneration and attractive benefits package.
  • Generous vacation packages and paid time off.
  • Full-time and part-time pension plans options.
  • Health insurance, dental and long-term disability plans.
  • Financial incentives and relocation support.
  • Student placements and clinical residencies.
  • Remote work options available.
  • Fast pathways to nursing for out-of-province applicants.

With a rich and unique culture, and tremendous natural beauty, Newfoundland and Labrador is an ideal place to call home, with a growing diverse population and among the safest places in the world to live.

About NL Health Services

At NL Health Services, we are responsible for delivering health and community services to more than 528,000 people living in Newfoundland and Labrador. Our team consists of more than 21,000 dedicated health workers who are committed to providing the best care in communities across the province, in five geographical areas.

The provincial health authority was created in April 2023, following recommendations from Health Accord NL, and brings together five former separate health entities. Our goal is to improve the health of the people of Newfoundland and Labrador and to create a more integrated, accessible, technologically enhanced, equitable and sustainable health system.

We know that it is the people – employees, physicians and volunteers – that together make NL Health Services a great place to work. We believe that every person carries valuable knowledge, experience and perspective, and it is in this diversity that we find strength. At NL Health Services, we embrace the distinct and complementary characteristics of all our members as we seek to eliminate health disparities by providing fair, equitable and quality health care to all patients, residents and clients.

If your passion is to provide extraordinary health care to the residents of the communities of Newfoundland and Labrador, we want to hear from you.

Come, work with us, and be extraordinary every day!

For more information, please visit: https://nlhealthservices.ca/.

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