Health Care Aide
Chinook Village, Medicine Hat’s premiere retirement community, has immediate openings for two casual Health Care Aides for our Assisted Living department. The position is a characterized by varying shifts and hours which can include days, evenings, weekends, and holidays.
Caring, compassionate individuals who enjoy interacting with seniors are invited to apply. The successful applicant must be a dependable, enthusiastic team player with strong interpersonal, communication, organization and prioritization skills. provides personalized care and service, upholds the philosophy of Assisted Living, provides assistance and support with activities of daily living, and promotes the well- being of residents. The position may require moderate lifting, standing, and walking for extended periods of time.
Responsibilities include being able to provide quality care and assistance to residents in accordance with the philosophy of Chinook Village and our policies and procedures, providing orientation to new residents as directed by supervisor, assisting residents with their activities of daily living, assisting medication monitoring and answering and responding to resident calls.
The successful applicant must have completed a recognized Health Care Aide certificate program through the Province of Alberta and ability to read, write and speak English. Current CPR Certification is preferred.
Chinook Village is a dynamic and positive community that offers top working conditions and a friendly working environment. Included is a competitive salary and a full range of benefits.
The successful candidate must be prepared to submit a clear criminal record check no older than 6 months.
Applications are invited from interested individuals, no later than January 27, 2014, and should be submitted to:
Allan Breitkreuz, Human Resources Manager
2801 – 13 Avenue SE, Medicine Hat, AB T1A 3R1
All applicants are thanked for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.