Employment

INVERNESS COUNTY HOME SUPPORT SOCIETY

JOB POSTING: Nursing Supervisor
CLOSING DATE: May 16, 2022

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Demonstrated skills in leadership, community nursing, team building, communication, and education
  2. Good judgment, organizational skills, decision making skills and team orientation to problem solving
  3. Work experience in supervising staff would be preferred
  4. Experience with occupational health & safety and quality assurance considered an asset
  5. Computers skills including but not limited to Microsoft Office, Procura, etc.
  6. Must participate in on-going education
  7. Knowledge of the Continuing Care Nova Scotia Program
  8. Minimum three (3) years nursing experience and at least one of the following levels of education:
    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) and current registration with the College of Registered Nurses of Nova Scotia
    • Diploma in Nursing from an approved school of nursing and current registration with the College of Registered Nurses of Nova Scotia
    • Diploma in Practical Nursing and licensed in the Province of Nova Scotia with College of Licensed Practical Nurses
  9. A valid drivers license, proof of insurance and access to a reliable vehicle
  10. Valid CPR C / First Aid and Criminal Record Check required

Please apply in writing and send your resume to:

Inverness County Home Support Society
ATTENTION: Angela MacEachern, Agency Director
P.O. Box 100
30 Reynolds Street
Port Hood, NS B0E 2W0
Phone: 902-787-3449
or email: amaceachern -at- ichss -dot- ca

Applications must be received by mail, email, or fax delivery by 4:00pm on the closing date.
Only candidates that meet the above requirements and are selected for an interview shall be notified.

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JOB POSTING: Home Support Worker/ Continuing Care Assistant- Permanent Part-time Positions
LOCATION: All areas of Inverness County
CLOSING DATE: Deadline is on-going

POSITION SCOPE:
Inverness County Home Support Society

is a private not-for-profit incorporated Agency with a mission to provide excellence in the delivery of Home Support Services throughout the County of Inverness. Inverness County Home Support Society is requesting application for CCA/Home Support Workers in various areas within Inverness County.

The Home Support Worker (CCA) is a member of the Continuing Care team who has completed an approved course in Home Support. The Home Support Worker (CCA) assists the client/family to maintain themselves in their own environment by providing services such as housekeeping, meal preparation, laundry, personal care, and family relief.

A Home Support Worker (CCA), employed by Inverness County Home Support Society, delivers services on behalf of the Continuing Care Nova Scotia Program.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Certificate of completion of a recognized Continuing Care Assistant training program, current CPR level C, Food Handler’s Course, Criminal Record Check, Child Abuse Registry Check, Standard First Aid and WHIMS
  2. Valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle, appropriate insurance
  3. Experience working with the elderly, challenged, or families at risk, is an asset.
  4. Communicates well both written and orally.
  5. Works well independently with minimal supervision.
  6. Is reliable, flexible and willing to be on call.
  7. Knowledge of the Nova Scotia Continuing Care program is an asset.
  8. Demonstrates a good interpersonal skills and ability to maintain good relationships with clients, families, coworkers and management.
  9. Good attendance and work record.
  10. Bilingualism is an asset.


Please apply in writing, send your resume to:

Inverness County Home Support Society
Angie MacEachern, Agency Director
P.O. Box 100
Port Hood, N.S.
B0E 2W0
or Fax 1-902-787-2626
or email: amaceachern -at- ichss -dot- ca

Only candidates that meet the above requirements and are selected for an interview shall be notified.

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