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health care aide


This is a Part-time position in Ottawa region, ON posted August 4, 2017.

Assist in meeting the needs of the residents by performing and or supporting the resident with the following tasks as assigned:

Assist with bathing (bed bath, tub, shower)

Assist with personal grooming needs (hair care, nail care, shaving, dressing)

Assist with oral hygiene (cleaning teeth, denture care, mouth washes)

Assist with meal service (meal delivery, meal set up, clean up)

Ensure residents are served the correct therapeutic diet and texture at each meal service and nourishment pass.

Assist with resident’s nutritional intake as required (provide supervision, encouragement, cueing, set up or total assistance)

Provide between meal nourishments as directed.

Assist resident with their individual toileting needs (from supervision to incontinence care) according to their plan of care.

Collect specimens as required/directed.

Promptly respond to resident call bells and door alarms.

Participate in and assist with nursing restorative/rehabilitative care programs as directed by the registered nursing staff in the home.

Make beds, change bed linen, collect and bag soiled linen and deliver to laundry room.

Maintain a tidy, safe environment in resident rooms and activity areas.

Clean instruments and equipment as directed.

Assist with activity and restorative care programs as assigned.

Document resident food and fluid intake daily as per the home’s policy. Notify registered staff of a change in resident’s regular eating habits and/or diet or texture tolerance.

Complete daily RAI-MDS documentation as directed. Seek support from the RAI Coordinator as required.

Provide individualized care to each resident based on their assessed needs and plan of care.

Demonstrate respect for the privacy, dignity and individuality of all residents in the performance of all duties. Adhere to the home policy on confidentiality.


Successful completion of an approved Personal Support Worker program that is a minimum of 600 hours in duration, including both classroom and practical experience, OR

Current enrollment in an approved Personal Support Worker program presently completing the practical experience portion of the training, OR

Current enrollment in an educational program for registered nurses or registered practical nurses and adequate skill and knowledge to perform the duties of a PSW.

(A certificate of completion or proof of enrollment will be required)

OMNI is committed to offering accommodations to applicants with disabilities wherever possible. If you require assistance or accommodation during the application or hiring process, please contact us at:, phone 705-748-6631, or by fax 705-742-9197.

Applicants must be permanently eligible to work in Canada upon hire. Proof of eligibility for permanent roles may come in the form of a Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate, permanent residence card, or Confirmation of Permanent Residence document.

OMNI welcomes direct applications form individuals seeking employment through Workopolis but does not recognize Recruitment Agencies or Services.