Rehabilitation Assistant

  • Company:
    Vancouver Coastal Health
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Health Care

Job Title: Rehabilitation AssistantWork Site: Shorncliffe Village Care Home – SecheltStatus: Casual (0 FTE)Start Date: As soon as possibleSalary: $25.03 per hourHours: VariousReference#: 105345-bmcJOB SUMMARY:Within the context of a patient/client/resident and family centred care model and in accordance with established vision and values of the organization, works under the operational supervision of the Manager and the work direction of a designated therapist, and in cooperation with interdisciplinary team members, to carry out established rehabilitative activities. Responsibilities include demonstrating and teaching activities, adapting devices to enable to maximize potential for independence, providing functional direction to patient/client/resident family organizing activities, accompanying on outings and coordinating portering, and assisting with practicing daily living skills. Reports in writing or using computer relevant observations of patient/client/resident progress and behaviours, provides direction to volunteers, organizes equipment and supplies for activities, ensures a safe work environment, clean equipment and maintains established inventory of supplies.QUALIFICATIONS:Education & ExperienceCompletion of an Accredited Rehabilitation Assistant ProgramKnowledge & AbilitiesAbility to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.Ability to deal with others effectively.Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.Ability to organize work.Ability to operate related equipment.Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.