Position Starts: February 1, 2013
Hours of Work: 7.75 per day
Days Off: Weekends
Shift Pattern: Days
Salary/Benefits: Minimum: $18.22 per hour Maximum: $20.82 per hour as per Union Agreement
Under limited supervision, the Unit Clerk is responsible for performing clerical, receptionist and booking duties for the site. The Unit Clerk is responsible for scheduling, using site specific scheduling software and replacing sick calls for nursing staff. The Unit Clerk is instrumental in facilitating communication between nursing and other health disciplines, departments, residents and families, and in maintaining confidentiality of resident information. The position is a major asset to the smooth and efficient operation of the site. The Unit Clerk provides clerical support including collecting/distributing mail, managing resident information, preparing forms/requisitions and maintaining supplies.
Completion of Grade 12 or completion of a recognized Unit Clerk Course is a definite asset. Candidate must have at least two years related experience and ability to work independently.
Demonstrated excellent communication skills and conflict management skills are essential.
The ability to prioritize within a fast paced environment and collaborative skills are essential.
Experience with scheduling software is an asset.