Employment Opportunity Details


Home Health Aide

20.03.2017

Community


Full-Time, Permanent Position

Whitecap Dakota First Nation

THE POSITION

The Whitecap Dakota First Nation requires the services of a Home Health Aide. This is a full-time, permanent position. The successful candidate will provide assistance as set out in the Client Care Plan and will be assigned and supervised by the Community Health Nurse.

Major responsibilities and accountabilities include but are not limited to: Attend to the personal care needs of the clients; provide household management assistance; provide assistance with meal planning and preparation; promote independence of the client/family; and maintain accurate records to ensure proper documentation and reporting on the provision of care.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate of the Special/Continuing Care training program or equivalent is preferred;
  • CPR & First Aid certification an asset;
  • Ability in caring for the elderly and disabled;
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality;
  • Ability to work well with others;
  • Knowledge of computers an asset;
  • Previous experience working with First Nation communities would be an asset;
  • Knowledge of the Dakota language, culture, values and Elders protocols would be an asset; and
  • Must provide a recent Criminal Record Check (CPIC) and possess a Valid Driver’s License with access to a reliable vehicle.

SALARY: Based on qualifications and experience. An excellent benefits package is provided.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Job posting closes 4:30 p.m. on March 31, 2017.

Submit cover letter and resume via email to: employmentREMOVE_THIS@whitecapdakotaREMOVE_THIS.com
Indicate Competition # in the subject line: #HSD8-2017-03-31
You will receive an automatic reply acknowledging receipt of your application.

Alternatively, you may submit your application via mail or fax to:

Whitecap Dakota First Nation
Competition #HSD8-2017-03-31
182 Chief Whitecap Trail
Whitecap SK S7K 2L2
Fax: (306) 374-5899

We thank all applicants and wish to advise that only those individuals who have been selected for an interview will be contacted.



Applicants are required to state how they meet the eligibility requirements in their cover letter.

* Internal postings are STC employment opportunites - open to qualified members of Kinistin Saulteaux Nation, Mistawasis First Nation, Muskeg Lake Cree Nation, Muskoday First Nation, One Arrow First Nation, Whitecap Dakota First Nation, Yellow Quill First Nation, or current permanent employees of the Saskatoon Tribal Council.

* External postings are STC employment opportunites - open for application by the general public

* Community Postings are STC member First Nation employment opportunities - open for application by the general public