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Applegate Residential Programs Ltd.

Overview

Company: Applegate Residential Programs Ltd.

Business information: Applegate Residential Programs Ltd is committed to providing holistic, quality care that encourages individuals with special needs to live their lives to the fullest. We intend to provide an environment that promotes health and healing wherein the people we serve feel respected, fulfilled and valued. We offer support programs for individuals with special needs of all ages.

Business address: 710 Applegate Road, Campbell River, BC V9W 7H2

Work Location: Same as above 3780 S. Island Hwy, Campbell River, BC V9W 1M3 and patients’ homes.

Type of Employment: Full-time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

 

Job Description:

Supply and empty bed pans

Take patients’ blood pressure, temperature and pulse

Serve meal trays and feed patients

Make beds and maintain patients’ rooms

Maintain inventory of supplies

Bathe, dress and groom patients

Transport patients between care facilities

Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher

Answer call signals

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

Administer first aid in emergency situations

 

Requirements:

Education: Some secondary school education is required.

Experience: A minimum of 7 months of experience as a personal care attendant, support worker or a related occupation is required. On-the job training is provided.

Work conditions and Physical Capabilities: Repetitive tasks, Physically demanding, Manual dexterity, Attention to detail, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Bending, crouching, kneeling

Personal suitability: Client focus, Dependability, Efficient interpersonal skills, Excellent oral communication, Flexibility, Initiative, Interpersonal awareness, Judgement, Organized, Reliability, Team player

Weight handling: Up to 9 kg (20 lbs).

Language: English is required

 

Salary: $26.38 per hour, 40 hours per week.

 

Benefits: Medical, dental, and vision care benefits, mileage paid, group and life insurance benefits, RRSP benefits. Dental and extended medical insurance. Accommodation provided at a cost. Transportation between locations provided by the employer.

 

Important Information: Flexibility on schedule is required. The work schedule involves rotating shifts in the morning, afternoon, evening and nights: from 6:00 AM to 2:00 PM; from 2:00 PM to 10: PM; and from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM. Work on weekends is required.

 

Apply by e-mail to: rebeccadearo@yahoo.com

To apply for this position please email your information to rebeccadearo@yahoo.com

About Applegate Residential Programs Ltd.

Applegate Residential Programs Ltd is committed to providing holistic, quality care that encourages individuals with special needs to live their lives to the fullest. We intend to provide an environment that promotes health and healing wherein the people we serve feel respected, fulfilled and valued. We offer support programs for individuals with special needs of all ages.