Client Medication Assistant/ Client Services Assistant - Part-time

Shannex Inc. - Parkland Clayton Park - Halifax, NS (il y a 30+ jours)

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Shannex Incorporated is a leading and innovative provider of senior’s accommodation, care and service in the Maritimes and Ontario. Shannex is an expanding organization that currently employs over 4,000 people. We are on an exciting path of continued growth that will offer outstanding living choices, improved services and exceptional careers.

We are pleased to offer the following exciting new opportunity:

Client Medication Assistant/Client Services Assistant - Part-time

Located in Halifax at Parkland Clayton Park and reporting to the Client Services Manager as a part of a professional interdisciplinary team within the Shannex Retirement Living Division. The Client Medication Assistant is key to supporting our clients in our sites and upholding “Shannex Philosophy of Service”. The Client Medication Assistant works to full scope of practice and provides direct personal services to clients.

Duties & Responsibilities Include:

  • Administering medications as assigned under the direction of the Client Service Coordinator;
  • Meeting client personal needs according to an individualized plan of service;
  • Documenting according to facility policy and communicating pertinent and relevant information;
  • Completing domestic functions for clients according to service plan;
  • Other duties and responsibilities required pending specific client needs;

Requirements Include:

  • High School/ GED completion
  • Shannex Client Services Assistant Certificate, Personal/ Home Support Worker Program or equivalent
  • Parkland Medication Administration Certificate Program or equivalent
  • Current CPR & Emergency First Aid Certification
  • Ability to work a schedule of flexible hours and shifts inclusive of days, nights, weekends, and holidays

The following would be considered assets:

  • Basics Food Safety Training/ Food Handlers Course
  • Alzheimer’s or other Dementias Care Course
  • Previous experience working with seniors in a Retirement Living or Long-Term Care environment
  • CPR & First Aid Certificate
  • Ability to multi task in a fast-paced environment while maintaining professionalism at all times

Great People is a core value at Shannex based on the belief that our team members are the spirit and foundation of the organization. Shannex is committed to offering the best environment for team members where everyone takes pride in their work and in the organization. Our colleagues are committed to service excellence and are supported with opportunities for personal and professional growth. We are building a culture that supports the balance between work and personal life.

If you are looking for an opportunity to grow your career and make your mark in a rapidly growing organization please apply by August 18th, 2020.

All applications will be kept in strict confidence.

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $0.00 per month

Work remotely:

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