Health Care Aide

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Blood Tribe Department of Health
Published
January 11, 2023
Location
Lethbridge, Canada
Job Type
City
  • Lethbridge

Description

Blood Tribe Department of Health Inc.
Employment Opportunity
BTDH Thanks all of those whom apply but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you.
TITLE: Health Care Aide
FTE: Permanent and Casual positions available
PROGRAM: Bringing the Spirit Home – Lethbridge Shelter
REPORTING TO: Coordinator
SUMMARY OF WORK:
The Health Care Aide will be responsible to assist clients in their recovery within the Stabilization Unit of the Lethbridge
Shelter. The Stabilization Unit will provide short term care for clients who are on the path to recovery from substance abuse,
the unit will work with each client to provide individualized care in regards to housing, mental health and addiction supports,
health care, and education.
PROFESSIONAL & PERSONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
• Graduate of an approved/accredited HCA program.
• CPR certificate.
• First Aid and CPR.
• Shall be mature, pleasant, and exercise a high degree of initiative and judgment.
• Providing direct human services to clients who are economically disadvantaged, experiencing mental health
challenges, and/or drug/alcohol dependence in a diverse environment.
• Familiarity with community resources; such as addiction, mental health, income assistance, and harm reduction.
• Understands and maintains clientele/worker boundaries.
• Understanding of the issues surrounding homelessness, unemployment, mental health, drug and alcohol
dependence and harm reduction.
• Must have the necessary communication and interpersonal skills to provide effective interaction between all
persons, including coworkers.
• Must act with integrity and treat all information regarding Residents, physicians, employees, and the financial and
operational status of the organization as confidential.
• Knowledge of the roles of the multidisciplinary team.
• Knowledge of community resources preferred.
• Application of proper body mechanic principles.
• Able to set priorities in the face of multiple demands.
• Ability to function effectively in a dynamic environment.
• Able to sit, walk, transfer, lift, carry equipment and supplies.
SALARY RANGE:
• In accordance with the BTDH Salary Grid.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: Ongoing
Please forward a Cover Letter, Resume, Copies of Credentials, Current Criminal Record Check including vulnerable
sector, and Three (3) updated references to:
Blood Tribe Department of Health Inc.
C/O: Human Resources
P.O. Box 229
STANDOFF, AB T0L 1Y0
FAX : 403-737-3985
E-mail : rana.tm@btdh.ca
INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

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