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The Opportunity

Halifax, NS
Healthcare
Entry Level
Part-time - Permanent
$18 - $22 / hour

Become a member of the GEM family! We offer an inclusive and welcoming work environment with competitive benefits, a generous vacation plan and plenty of learning opportunities. At GEM we strive to provide the best care, service, and quality of life for our residents in a safe, dignified, home-like environment. From housekeeping to administering medication, our staff is both the foundation and the face of our business.

Note: Also open to RN, LPN and CCA students

Location: Melville Gardens - Halifax

Schedule: Part-Time Available

8- 12 hour shifts

Days/evenings/nights

What you'll do

Responsibilities

Responsibilities

· Provide personal hygiene, oral care, skin care, toileting, bathing, feeding, dressing and grooming

· Maintain confidentiality concerning residents, staff and organizational information

· Work within the NSAHO Scope of Practice

· Provide companionship and emotional support to residents

· Maintain a safe and clean environment, adhering to facility infection control policies

What you'll need

Qualifications

Qualifications

· Current Standard First-Aid and CPR certification

· Successful completion or enrollment in a CCA/PSW program

· Registered with the CCA Registry

· Effective communication, both written and verbal in English

· Physically fit/able to perform physically demanding job duties

· Reliable and punctual with a good attendance record

We're looking for

Core Skills

Communication Completion First Aid Health Support

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A little bit about us

GEM Health Care Group

GEM Health Care Group is a Nova Scotian, family run business which has been enhancing the lives of seniors in the communities where they operate since 1979.
We continue to remain a leader in transforming how health care is delivered to seniors in Nova Scotia and we strive to provide the best care, service, and quality of life for our residents in a safe, dignified, home-like environment.
GEM currently operates various levels of seniors' care facilities throughout Nova Scotia, Ontario, and in Hollywood, Florida.

Are you interested?

Work With Us

Salary: $18.00-$22.00 per hour

Benefits:

Company pension

Dental care

Employee assistance program

Extended health care

On-site parking

Paid time off