Calling all Frontline Heroes who are ready to make a difference.
We are painfully aware of the impact that COVID-19 has had on our society. Unfortunately, long-term care and retirement communities have felt this impact even more so, given we take care of the most vulnerable population.
We are looking for that special someone who is ready to join our team and support the safety of our Home. If you are passionate about making a difference, have a strong moral compass, are committed to teamwork and not working anywhere else, this is the right opportunity for you!
At the Cooksville Care Centre, we are passionate about providing compassionate care for families loved ones, where the residents of our home come before anything else. Our values at Cooksville Care Centre follow a ‘People’ focused Philosophy Participation Excellence Openness Performance Longevity Efficient Use of Resources. This philosophy can be seen in every aspect and level of our home.
A day in the role of a Unit Clerk at Cooksville Care Centre.
As a Unit Clerk, you will be part of our Nursing team, and you will report directly to the Director of Care. This position will be hired for Temporary Full-time hours during pandemic.
The Unit Clerk will follow a rotating schedule and must work every other weekend. We are looking to hire a full-time individual (to work 3:30 to 11:30 p.m.). A schedule will be provided and flexibility is required.
This position is responsible for but not limited to:
Effectively communicate with all staff at all levels, residents, families, other departments and external stakeholders
Manage crowds to ensure individuals are keeping a 2-meter distance
Ask individuals entering the building a series of COVID-19 screening questions
Screen individuals with proper use of thermometers to check temperatures
Assess temperature and granting access to the facilities based off results
Document and track of head count and allowing individuals to enter and leave facility
Provide information with respect to health and safety protocol and use of PPE (personal protective equipment)
Other duties based on business needs
At the Cooksville Care Centre we take pride in our employees, so your qualifications are important to us. We use them to get to know you and see if we are a good fit for each other. The qualifications needed to join our family at Cooksville Care Centre are as follows:
High School graduate
Strong attention to detail and quick problem-solving skills
Good verbal communication and interpersonal skills as you will be required to speak to individuals and provide direction
Comfortable wearing PPE and checking temperatures from a safe distance
Good documentation skills
Good data entry and computer skills
Sense of responsibility, integrity and confidentiality
Must be professional, patient, courteous
Must be able to lift 35 pounds
Healthcare/medical, retail or security desk background an asset
Must not be working at another facility due to the pandemic
Must be comfortable working in a COVID-19 positive environment
Must be willing to get swabbed for COVID-19
Must be willing to provide a clear vulnerable sector screen police record, negative TB test results, three work/professional references (phone numbers and emails)
Must be able to attend Orientation on a date to be confirmed as soon as possible (from 9:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. approximately)
Our organization takes the accessibility needs of employees with disabilities into account during the position summary review process. Employees are required to notify their director manager/supervisor if they have any particular accessibility needs and the organization will work with the employee to address them.