Job title: Unit Aide – Brachy Therapy Suite

Company: Nova Scotia Health Authority

Job description: ​Req ID: 177069
Company: Nova Scotia Health
Location: Central Zone, Dickson Building – QEII
Department: CANC Brachy Therapy Suite
Type of Employment: Permanent Hourly PT (40% FTE) x 1 position(s)
Status: NSGEU Support Position
Posting Closing Date: 8-Apr-24Nova Scotia Health is the largest provider of health services in Nova Scotia, with some specialized services also offered to clients throughout Atlantic Canada. We’re on a mission to achieve excellence in health, healing and learning through working together, which is reflected in the hospitals, health centres and community-based programs we operate across the province. Our passionate team of professionals provides a variety of high-quality inpatient and outpatient services including academic, tertiary, and quaternary care, as well as continuing care, primary health care, public health, and mental health and addictions. Join a diverse team of innovators, collaborators and creative thinkers today.Nova Scotia Health employs professionals in all corners of our beautiful province. We believe there’s a place here for everyone to call home, from vibrant cities with exuberant nightlife to quaint towns with picturesque trails. The work-life balance that comes with a Nova Scotia Health role means you’ll have the time to explore, discover, and participate in that coveted Atlantic lifestyle. Visit us today and check out to see why more people from across the globe are moving here.About the OpportunityThe Unit Aide has an important role within the health care team. Reporting directly to the Health Services Manager, the Unit Aide is responsible for ordering, stocking and maintaining all supplies and equipment to meet the needs of patients in their designated work area. An understanding of the basic principles of infection control is essential and key to providing a safe environment for patients and staff alike. This role also provides indirect and direct support for patient care.About YouWe would love to hear from you if you have the following:

  • Grade XII
  • Previous ward/unit aide or patient attendant experience preferred
  • Experience in an Ambulatory setting preferred
  • Basic knowledge of infection control
  • Prior experience stocking supplies
  • Demonstrated understanding of the importance of cleanliness in a hospital
  • Ability to establish good relationships
  • Good judgment and demonstrated initiative
  • Team player with effective communication skills
  • Competencies in other languages an asset, French preferred

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Ability to lift and move patients using proper body mechanics and/or lifting devices.Please ensure your resume is up to date and includes all relevant education, experience, training, and certifications.Hours

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  • Permanent Position, Part Time (40%); 30 hours bi-weekly

Compensation and Incentives$20.13 – $21.69 hourlyOnce You’ve AppliedThank you for your interest in this position. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.​This is a Support bargaining unit position. Preference is given to bargaining unit employees for unionized positions. Employees are encouraged to view their seniority hours and dates in their SuccessFactors online profile. Successful applicants changing unions, bargaining units or employment status, are advised to seek clarification regarding their seniority, benefits, and vacation entitlement and/or usage, prior to accepting the position.Nova Scotia Health is committed to being a workforce that is free of discrimination, values diversity and is representative, at all job levels, of the people we serve. We encourage all qualified applicants who self-identify as Indigenous, Black/African Nova Scotian, Persons of Colour, Foreign Nationals/Newcomers, Persons with Disabilities, 2SLGBTQIA+ to apply and self-identify.Follow Us!

Location: Halifax, NS

Job date: Sun, 24 Mar 2024 07:53:51 GMT