Continuing Care Assistant (CCA)

Website VON (Victorian Order of Nurses)

Company Phone: +1 902-209-1214
Job Start Date: As soon as possible

Are you passionate about helping people remain healthy and at home for as long as possible? As part of the VON team, you can make a positive impact on the lives of people in your community.

As a Home Support Service Provider, you will work in the community to provide services including personal care, light housekeeping, meal preparation, and respite to clients in their own homes.

Other Requirements :
  • Continuing Care Assistant Certification (CCA), Home Support Worker (HSW), Personal Support Worker (PSW), Home Health Provider (HHP) or Home Health Aid (HHA) certification from NS
  • PSW, HSW, etc. certification from another province who are enrolled in or are eligible to complete the Nova Scotia CCA Recognizing Prior Learning (PLAR) Program
  • Nurses; retired, non-active licence, who are in good standing with their college or Internationally educated nurses (PLAR may be required)
  • Students in nursing or CCA programs will also be considered

Other Qualifications:

  • Valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle are required
  • Current CPR/First Aid required
  • Excellent oral and written communication, interpersonal and organization skills
  • Strong assessment skills
  • Ability to work independently and problem solve
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • A current and original copy of a satisfactory Criminal Records Check and a Vulnerable Sector Search and/or Child Abuse Registry Check is required upon the start of your employment
Salary Range: $18.62 (probationary rate) - $19.25 per hour
    Salary Includes:
  • Benefits
    Essential Skills:
  • Reading
  • Document Use
  • Communications Skills
  • Continuous Learning
    Soft Skills:
  • Attitude
  • Accountability
  • Time Management
  • Stress Management
  • Team Work
  • Adaptability
How to Apply:

Please visit our website to apply online

www.von.ca

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NSW Offices:
Truro - 902-893-6859
Elmsdale - 902-883-7010
Tatamagouche - 902-657-0180

Head Office:
14 Court Street, Suite 305
Truro, NS B2N 3H7

Tel: 902-843-4290
Fax: 902-843-4294

Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm