Errinrung Long Term Care Home & Retirement Community

Job Title: Lodge Attendant
Work Hours: Full-time (permanent)
Wage: To Be Determined
Anticipated Start Date: ASAP
Location: Thornbury
 

Job Description

Lodge Attendants are invited to apply for a Permanent full-time position to work at our 51 suite Retirement home located in Thornbury, ON.

Under the direction of the Retirement Home Manager and Executive Director, the Lodge Attendant provides direct personal and nursing care to residents so as to fulfil the physical, intellectual, emotional, social and spiritual needs of residents in accordance to home polices, procedure and work routines.

•           Assists in providing direct care for residents; assists with ambulation, bathing and grooming.

•           Encourages participation in activity programs by assisting residents to and from activities.

•           Assists with meal service and nourishment delivery to residents and provides feeding assistance as required.

•           Provides emotional and social support to residents/families including palliative care.

•           Adheres to established departmental policies and procedures regarding documentation, quality assurance, fire, safety, environment and infection control.

•           Consults with and informs supervisor of unit activities, needs and matters related to resident care.

•           Housekeeping duties.

•           Medication administration in accordance with the 8 Rights of Medication Administration.In Ontario, Extendicare, ParaMed Home Health Care and affiliated organizations including our partner homes in Extendicare Assist, accommodate the needs of job applicants throughout its recruitment and selection processes in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.  Accommodation needs must be provided in advance.   To discuss your needs, please contact the individual noted in the posting.

 

Qualifications:

  • Experience as a Health Care Aid, PSW or related skills preferred
  • Knowledge and experience in Medication Administration preferred
  • Knowledge and experience in care planning systems and documentation required
  • Mentally and physically able to perform duties as assigned
  • Ability to communicate positively with other staff, residents and families
  • Demonstrates empathy, concern and interest in providing quality care and service to residents
  • Demonstrates organizational skills and ability to complete assignments in a timely fashion
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to provide resident care in accordance with application legislation, job routines, nursing care plans, ability to read and write English and understand verbal and written instructions in English.
 Employer: Errinrung Long Term Care Home & Retirement Community
 

How to Apply:

Please forward your résumé to the attention of:

Leanne Haynes

Executive Director

Lhaynes@southbridgecare.ca

By Fax: 1-855-226-9213

In-person: 67 Bruce St S, Thornbury. ON.

 

Date Posted:

 

March 24, 2021

 

Posting Expires:

 

April 16, 2021

 

*This posting has been provided by an external Employer.

To apply for this job email your details to Lhaynes@southbridgecare.ca.

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