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Company Name:  Millhouse Resthome

Location of Work:  14022 Churchill Rd N, Acton, Ontario, L7J 2L8 or 34 Mill Street West, Acton, Ontario, L7J 1G4

Millhouse Resthome provides a Loving, Caring Home where basic physical needs are met, fosters mental health, and supports the emotional need to our residents.

Title of Position: Patient Care Aide (NOC 33102)

Type of Position:  Permanent, full time

Vacancies:  1

Wage & Hours:  $20.00 per hour, 30 hours per week plus overtime, when necessary, two days off per week. Shifts: Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Flexible hours.

Job Duties:

·       Assist RN in care of residents including taking vital signs, height and weight and managing record keeping.

·       Assist residents in taking their own medication.

·       Monitor mealtimes, observe and report

·       Serve meal trays and feed patients

·       Deliver messages, reports, requisitions, and specimens between departments

·       Assist with the set-up and maintenance of traction equipment, cleaning or sterilizing equipment, maintaining, and repairing equipment, and assembling, setting-up and operating job-related equipment

·       Supervise patients’ exercise routines

·       Bathe, dress, and groom patients

·       Administer first aid in emergency situations

·       Accompany patients on outside recreational activities and perform other duties related to patient care and comfort

·       Serve meal trays and feed patients

·       Make beds and maintain patients’ room

·       Transport patients in wheelchair

·       Maintain inventory of supplies

·       Overall reporting to the manager regarding health and safety of the residents at home.

Skills Required:

·       Experience as a caregiver for the elderly is considered an asset

·       A 6 month in class caregiver training course is considered an asset

·       Excellent oral communication in English

Education & Credentials:

·       Secondary school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

·       First Aid Certificate is considered an asset

·       CPR Certificate is considered an asset

·       Health Care Aide Certificate is considered an asset

·       Food Safety Certificate is considered an asset

·       Criminal Record Check

Personal Suitability:

Interpersonal awareness. Initiative, Dependability. Organized. Reliability. Client Focus. Flexibility. Excellent Oral Communication. Effective Interpersonal skills. Judgment. Team Player.

Work conditions and Physical Capabilities:

Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Repetitive tasks, Physically demanding, Manual dexterity, Attention to detail, Ability to distinguish between colours, Standing for extended periods, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Bending, crouching, kneeling, Walking

Benefits: Holiday pay, Vacation pay at 4%, 5 Paid Sick days per year

To apply submit your cover letter, resume and references to Ma Josere Dayao RN at: info@millhouseresthome.ca