Seasons Retirement Communities

Job Position: Memory Care Attendant

  • Application Deadline: 7th July 2022
  • Employment Type: Part time
  • Location(s): Stoney Creek
  • Compensation: $16.53 to $17.24 per hour
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to dcastillo@goodwillonline.ca
    or submit them using the Apply button below.

Required Qualifications:

. Covid-19 vaccination is mandatory
. Current First Aid and CPR certification
. Current Safe Food Handler’s certification
. Enrolled in the Alberta Health Care Aide (HCA) Directory (Applicable to Alberta applicants only)
. Empathy and compassion for the needs of the elderly with a specific focus on individuals with
Alzheimer’s and Dementia
. Ability to communicate effectively following written and verbal instructions
. Strong ability to organize and prioritize workload throughout scheduled shift
. Ability to exercise tact and diplomacy in dealing with residents, team members and guests
. Knowledge of medical equipment is considered an asset (blood pressure machine, oximeter,
glucometer- and/or the ability to learn these skills with training)
Previous experience providing personal care in healthcare environment is preferred
. All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. As a condition of employment, a Criminal . . . Record Search which may include a vulnerable sector screen, will be required.

Key Responsibilities:

. Provide person-centered care services to residents with dementia/cognitive impairment (including
medication administration) ensuring professionalism, dignity and compassion with each interaction of
residents
. As part of the care team, follow infection control measures (per Seasons’ policies/procedures) to
enhance the safety and wellbeing of residents and staff
. Provide assistance with activity programs, housekeeping tasks (i.e. making beds, general cleaning) and
laundry of residents as assigned
. Respond to resident medical/physical/emotional needs with collaboration from Memory Care .
. Manager/Health and Wellness Manager
. Perform set-up, serving and tear down services for daily meal services as well as assist residents with
walking to and from dining room and assist with eating
. Promote and support a person centered approach to care and maintain effective interpersonal
relationships with residents and co-workers by committing to making every interaction positive and
meaningful
. Complete all necessary education requirements in a timely manner as required
. All other duties as assigned

Additional Details:

Our Mission to You:
As a certified Great Place to Work®, Seasons believes that every single team member plays an important role in the overall happiness of our residents. We foster a culture of growth and support for our committed team members and offer opportunities for personal and professional development to advance a rewarding career in the seniors housing sector.
What We Look For:
Seasons looks for individuals who are enthusiastic about making a positive difference in the life of another person. We hire individuals who are committed to building meaningful relationships and strive for service excellence so our residents can be proud to call Seasons their home. Keen attention to details, going the extra mile and putting a little “wow” into everything we do is the Seasons way!
Your Opportunity!
We’re looking for a Memory Care Attendant. This role will make a difference every day in the lives of Seasons’ residents by providing exceptional care, memorable moments by nurturing relationships with our residents and providing safety and wellbeing of our residents in their home. This role will also assist in maintaining a safe and secure environment for residents, their families’ and other staff in accordance with Seasons vision, mission and values.

About Our Company:

Established in 2009, Seasons is a Canadian company that owns and operates 22 retirement communities in Ontario and Alberta, with more in development. Our management team has extensive experience in the senior housing sector. In 2021, Seasons achieved Great Place to Work® certification for the second year in a row and was named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.