Healthcare Assistant Jobs in Canada for Foreigners

Hero Home Care

Health Care Assistant

Full Job Description

Summary:

Hero Home Care is looking for Health Care Assistants to join our team of Heroes and help improve the lives of seniors in our community! As a Health Care Assistant you will work one-on-one with seniors in their homes helping promote independence and allowing them the choice to live life on their own terms.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assisting clients with personal hygiene and getting dressed/grooming.
  • Providing companionship and emotional support
  • Observing and reporting on changes in the health or status of the clients
  • Preparing food and feeding clients
  • Assisting clients with rehabilitative exercises
  • Administering medication reminders to clients
  • Preparing for client visits by regularly reviewing Care Plans and communicating with fellow caregivers and Care Managers

Position Requirements:

  • Registry number with the BC Care Aide Registry/Care Aide Diploma
  • Ability to work on the North Shore and Vancouver
  • Criminal Background Check with Vulnerable Sector Search (paid for by Hero Home Care!)
  • Ability to travel independently to client homes
  • Communication skills, both written and verbal at high school graduate level
  • Passionate about caring for seniors
  • Self-led and enjoy working independently
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients, fellow caregivers, and our Care Managers over email, phone, and through our Hero Home Care app
  • A skill for identifying and solving problems with effective and lasting solutions
  • Driver’s license and access to vehicle considered an asset

To apply for this job please visit ca.indeed.com.