Requisition #2348548 Job LocationCanada-Ontario-Lakefield Job StreamMedical/Healthcare~ Job TypeContract, Full-Time Contract DurationTBD Number of Positions1 Start Date of Employment ASAP Posting Date10-Mar-2021 Travel RequiredNot Required Educational RequirementsCollege Diploma Languages RequiredEnglish Job Description RESIDENT ASSISTANT (Temporary Full-Time) – Extendicare Lakefield Candidates are invited to apply for the Full-time Resident Assistant Positions (2 days, 2 evenings) at Lakefield, a 100-bed long term care home, located in Lakefield, Ontario. Reporting to the Charge Nurses in assigned home areas. RESPONSIBILITIES Job duties include but are not limited to the following: assisting residents with simple activities of daily living such as grooming, dressing; active screening; transfer and mobility assistance; serving meals and nourishment; engaging in social activities; arranging and assisting with video calls; assisting residents in dining; providing 1 to 1 interactions and activity; and assisting with personal laundry Completing charting requirements and using technology to manage health services needs of residents. Other duties assigned by the manager/supervisor QUALIFICATIONS Applicants must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and presentation Organizational skills are essential Current Food handlers course an asset Gentle Persuasive Approaches and other dementia training an asset Command of the English language Interested applicants may forward their resume in confidence to the attention of: Nancy Ross RN Director of Care E-Mail: email@example.com 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.