Bayshore Home Health is currently seeking Personal Care workers in the North Vancouver area for home care services.
-YOU MUST HAVE A VEHICLE FOR THIS POSITION - You will be required to transport client via your own vehicle - change in vehicle insurance and mileage will be discussed. Vehicle must have comfortable entry access, but no vans or trucks.
- Must be available:
o Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 10 AM – 2:30 PM
o Wednesday: 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM
-Must have a clear completed TB test done within the last six months and a clean criminal record check for the vulnerable sector (VS) done within the last six months.
-Must have valid CPR and First Aid Certificate.
-Must have a good driving history.
-Registration with the BC Care Aide Registry is mandatory for all applicants.
-Must have a cheerful personality and a patient attitude.
-Must have strong verbal communication skills.
-Provide personal care service according to directions on the established care plan or assignment sheet, and ensure that, on an ongoing basis, the emotional, spiritual, physical comfort and safety of clients are met to the greatest possible extent.
-Provide personal care that is within the provincial scope of practice for a Personal Support Worker; duties may include skin care, hair care, mouth care, bathing, bowel and bladder care, positioning and movement, exercise, basic wound care, feeding including special diets, and assistance with oxygen administration and medication reminder.
-Perform specialized, client specific procedures for which recognized training and current competency can be demonstrated.
-Observe and document client conditions according to company standards; report unusual events or changes in the client's condition to the immediate Supervisor or to the Office.
-Understands and implements infection prevention practices.
-Participate in ongoing internal and/or external continuing education activities.
-Adhere to companies Policies and Procedures.
-Participate in quality activities and continuous improvement initiatives in keeping with the company's Quality Management System.
-Participates in proactive Health & Safety activities while performing all duties. Is responsible to notify immediate Supervisor of any Health & Safety risks or concerns.
-Maintains confidentiality of client and corporate information and discusses same only with appropriate personnel.
-Drive and escort client to appointments.
-Complete other tasks as requested
Please put the area "North Vancouver PSW" on the subject line of your email