1 May2020

Northwood Homecare Inc. is now hiring 53 Home Support Workers for Halifax, Nova Scotia

  • Northwood Homecare Inc
  • Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Job ID : 8581
  • Category : Caregiver
  • Job Type : Full-Time
  • Salary : $18.15 Hourly
  • Anticipated Start Date : As soon as possible
  • Posting Date : 01 May 2020
  • Expiry Date : 01 May 2021


Company Profile:
Northwood Homecare Incorporated, located in Halifax, NS is now hiring 53 Home Support Workers for the Halifax.

Northwood is Nova Scotia’s original senior citizen advocate, dating back to 1962. Since that time, we have led the way as Nova Scotia’s most dynamic continuing care organization committed to innovation and change. We are the largest not-for-profit continuing care organization in Atlantic Canada and have a staff of more than 1, 700. We are continuously recognized as a great place to work, with the distinction of being one of Nova Scotia’s Top employers as well as a top employer in Atlantic Canada.

Northwood is proud to be an inclusive employer who encourages diverse applicants. We thank all applicants however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. To learn more about Northwood please visit our website www.nwood.ns.ca


Job Duties:
Administer medications.
Administer bedside and personal care.
Launder clothing and household linens.
Collect specimens.
Feed or assist in feeding.
Change non-sterile dressings.
Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties.
Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene.
Prepare and serve nutritious meals.


Job Requirements:
Education and Experience: Secondary school and completion of a training program in care of the elderly or in a related field may be required OR College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year.

Experience: 1 to 2 years of experience

Language: English

Hours: 40/ week

Overnight Travel: Less Than 25%

Wage: 18.15/hour


Job Benefits:
Health/Dental Benefits

Vacation Time: 2 weeks / year

How to Apply

Please submit applications to recruiting@nwood.ns.ca

Job Categories: Caregiver. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in 9 days.

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