Employment - Continuing Care Assistant

Continuing Care Assistant

Foyer Pere Fiset

Full-Time Part-Time Casual Union

Weekdays Weekends Evenings Nights Shift On-Call Holidays


Job Title: Continuing Care Assistant

Job Type: 0.45 FTE (with ability to work up to full-time hours)

Closing Date: Until filled

Work Location: Foyer Père Fiset

Number of Positions: 3

We are searching for a Continuing Care Assistant to join our team at the Foyer Père Fiset in Cheticamp, Nova Scotia.

What we offer:

  • Hourly wage range: $22.11 - $23.97 plus shift and weekend premiums
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits plan (eligible upon hire for part-time and full-time staff) including travel insurance and an Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Vacation accrual
  • Pension plan with employer contribution
  • A $1,000 retention bonus in return for a 2-year commitment (paid upon completion of probationary period)
  • May be eligible for up to $5,000 relocation costs reimbursement

About the Job

  • Assists residents with personal care and activities of daily living, such as: bathing, dressing, oral care, skin care, meals, and mobilizing according to the work assignment;
  • Collaborates with the resident and other members of the interdisciplinary team in the development of individualized Resident Care Plan;
  • Plans and/or assists in the planning and implementation of resident leisure activities on a daily basis;
  • Performs cleaning duties after mealtimes and assists with light housekeeping duties in resident rooms;
  • Performs delegated tasks as determined by scope of employment;
  • Communicates and reports relevant information regarding resident status and safety to RN/LPN Supervisor.
How To Apply

Foyer Pere Fiset will be accepting applications for this opportunity via their Human Resource Information System (HRIS), or other external site. Please follow the link and the instructions below carefully. Failure to do so may result in disqualification.

Apply here

Intended Audience

This employment opportunity is open for: Canadian citizens, permanent residents, and temporary residents who are able to work for any employer in Canada (study permit, open work permit holders).

Only applicants who are authorized to work in Canada will be considered.

Location Information
Inverness County
Nova Scotia
Opportunity Information
Foyer Pere Fiset
NOC Code
Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates (33102)
Experience Required
Available Openings
Pay Type
Pay Period
To be Determined
Remuneration Per Pay Period
Estimated Weekly Hours
Start Date
September 11th 2023
End Date
Posted on
September 6th 2023
July 30th 2024