Resident Care Assistant

 

Resident Care Assistant

Smith Creek Village | West Kelowna | Full Time and Casual

About Us

Baptist Housing provides communities and exceptional care to over 2800 seniors in British Columbia. We provide Residential Care, Assisted Living, Supportive Housing, Home Support and Adult Day Programs at our residences in Kelowna, Vancouver and Victoria. We serve through a culture of humility and grace, providing service with an attitude of compassion, respect and integrity. We understand the needs of seniors and love assisting them to live well, modelling our values in all interactions.

Residence

Smith Creek Village has been serving the residents of West Kelowna since 1992.  The renovated and expanded building has evolved over the years, to better serve the seniors who call it home.  Many members of our Smith Creek team have more than 20 years of service, and they can accomplish just about anything when they work together! 

Job Summary

Reporting to the Administrator, the Resident Care Assistant is responsible for meeting Resident needs through support of their activities of daily living.  You must be personable, efficient and diligent in providing individualized care to our Residents, and are responsible for communicating Resident progress, attendance and changes in physical and cognitive functioning.  As an ambassador of Baptist Housing, you have exceptional interpersonal skills, the ability to foster and maintain relationships, and model our values in all interactions.

Qualifications

  • Completion of a recognized Health Care Assistant Program
  • Registration with the BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker Registry
  • A great sense of humour
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work variable shifts
  • Consent for a Criminal Record Check (CRC) for working with Vulnerable Adults
  • COVID Vaccination

Baptist Housing Values

As Servant Leaders, we focus on serving others in humility and grace, demonstrating the character and values of:

  • Compassion: showing care, love, and sensitivity in consideration of the unique needs to Teammates, Residents, Families, and others.
  • Honesty: exemplifying fairness, integrity and ethical behavior.
  • Respect: treating people with dignity at all times to elevate personhood and person-directed wellness.
  • Innovation: exercising ingenuity in all endeavors and exemplifying creative courage.
  • Stewardship: recognizing God’s ownership by using resources wisely to preserve the future viability and longevity of our mission.
  • Teamwork: working collaboratively to achieve our mission in a culture of safety, continuous learning and work-life balance.
  • Fun: taking our work seriously, but not ourselves!

What‘s in it for you?

  • Master Collective Compensation
  • Competitive vacation allocation
  • Extended health & dental benefits
  • Statutory holidays
  • Municipal Pension Plan
  • Great work atmosphere
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program
  • Professional development opportunities

We have both full-time and casual positions. To apply, please send a resume to okhrteam@baptisthousing.org telling us why you want to join the Baptist Housing Team!

Thank you for your interest in working with Baptist Housing. We are eager to build our team with people who share our mission and vision. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. If you are not contacted, we encourage you to apply for our future openings for which you qualify. We wish you every success in your search for meaningful employment.