COMMUNITY NOTICE- JOB OPPORTUNITY- HOME SUPPORT WORKER

COMMUNITY NOTICE- JOB OPPORTUNITY- HOME SUPPORT WORKER

The Brokenhead Ojibway Nation Health Centre is seeking a highly motivated individuals to fill 6 Full Time Term positions of Home Support Worker.  Under the direct supervision of the Home and Community Care Nurse Coordinator, the Home Support Worker works in private homes to help patients with personal grooming, general housekeeping and meal preparation for individuals assessed as elderly, disabled and/or mentally ill. May also provide home making services in situations where the client(s) requires this service to remain safe at home while recuperating from illness. To ensure client(s) has the support to return to full or partial pre-illness functioning and prevent further deterioration.

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Grade 10 education, or its equivalent in education and/or experience is required;
  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) and
  • Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Training required or willingness to obtain within six (6) months
  • Two (2) years directly related experience;
  • Valid Manitoba Class V driver license may be an asset;
  • Must be able to work professionally and maintain strict confidentiality at all times;
  • Demonstrated compassion with good knowledge of Public Health Programs;
  • Good time management skills, oral and electronic communication skills are essential;
  • Diplomacy, interpersonal skills and the ability to be genuine to self & patients with the ability to gain trust;
  • Ability to speak Ojibway is an asset
  • Willing to submit to random drug testing
  • Please include 2 employer references with resume

 

Brokenhead Ojibway Nations offers a competitive compensation package.  Preference will be given to qualified First Nation persons.  We thank all who apply and advise only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Application deadline:  April 17, 2019

Susan Fredborg                                                                                       Fax to:

Human Resources Manager                                                                 (204) 766-2021

Brokenhead Ojibway Nation

Box 180                                                                                                     Email:

Scanterbury, Manitoba  R0E 1W0                                                        sfredborg@bon261.net

 

The Brokenhead Ojibway Nation is committed to equity in employment.                            Date posted:  March 27, 2019