Personal Care Worker – Group Home

Expired on: Jan 19, 2022

OPEN COMPETITION

One (1) Permanent Full Time

PERSONAL CARE WORKER

At the Wawuhtewikumihk Group Home

Lac La Ronge Indian Band Health Services is in search for one (1) Permanent Full Time, Personal Care Worker based out of the Licensed Wawuhtewikumihk Group Home on Far Reserve, in the community of La Ronge. This position is responsible for providing guidance, support and supervision to individuals with Cognitive, Mental and Physical Disabilities that require 24/7 care.

Duties:

  • Support and supervise individuals with physical disabilities;
  • Use a team approach to plan, organize and supervise daily activities, recreational and other services;
  • Prepare and serve meals as planned;
  • Administer prescribed medications;
  • Assess needs of residents on an on-going basis;
  • Maintain sanitation of Group Home;
  • 12-hour shift with master rotation;
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor and/or designate.

Qualifications:

  • Grade 12; Combination of Education and Experience may be considered;
  • Certified First Aide & CPR and Safe Food Handling Certificate required or willing to obtain;
  • Continuing Care Aide or Personal Care Worker Certificate or Home Health Aide Certificate required;
  • Must be able to work independently and collaboratively with the Group Home team;
  • Must be self-directed, demonstrate communication and organizational skills;
  • Previous home care or childcare experience is an asset;
  • Experience working with First Nations Communities is an asset;
  • A Valid Class 5 driver’s license is an asset and is preferred, but not required;
  • Current Criminal Record Clearance, Vulnerable Sector Screening and Driver’s Abstract required upon hire;

Benefits:     LLRIBHS offers a comprehensive salary and benefits package such as recognitions, Northern Allowance, Housing Subsidy upon application, group insurance and Pension.

Posted:            January 6th, 2022                    Deadline:        January 19th, 2022

Apply On-Line at: https://llrib.com/llrib-jobs/  

Or Apply by: Submitting your cover letter and resume with three (3) professional references (excluding Chief & Council), one from your current or most recent supervisor to Human Resources.

Email:             hr@llribhs.ca               Phone: 639-274-0323               Fax: 639-274-0328

In the cover letter, please indicate permission to contact references.

Please be advised applications received without the proper documentation may not be considered.

LLRIBHS thanks all interested applicants; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Telephone interviews will not be granted; however, ZOOM interviews may be considered.

Since this position is engaged primarily in serving the interests of Aboriginal people, Lac La Ronge Indian Band shall give preference to Aboriginal people who possess the requisite skill sets and experience.

Job Category: Health Services
Job Type: Permanent Full-Time
Job Location: La Ronge
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