Home Attendant/Community Health Worker 1

  • Company:
    Fraser Health
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    20 hours ago
  • Category:
    Healthcare

Fraser Health continues to be recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers, come join our team.

Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.8 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.

We are currently recruiting for 7 vacancies in the Chilliwack, Hope and Agassiz area for the position of Home Attendant. These opportunities are Temporary Part Time and available for a 1 year term.

Part of a multidisciplinary health care team, the Home Attendant supports client independence and promotes a safe work environment by providing assistance with various housekeeping duties and activities outlined in the care plan.

Build on your career experience working in a fast paced hospital environment as you:

    •Perform housekeeping duties such as sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming, dusting, washing dishes, laundry, bed linen changes and emptying garbage. •Assist with ordering and receiving groceries. •Provide short-term respite in the home, by performing duties such as sitting, socializing and engaging with clients in therapeutic activities. •Performs other related duties as assigned within the parameters of the Home Support Guidelines.

Qualifications:

    •Grade 12 •Class V BC Driver’s License and access to personal vehicle with appropriate business insurance coverage •FoodSafe •Recent, related experience of three months or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience

Work with an experienced and dedicated team and join our commitment to provide quality care to our patients and clients. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health to their friends and family as a great place to work!