Year: 2022

Competition #420-02-01-07-22 Temporary FT CCA

R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home, 64 Pleasant Street, Antigonish NS B2G 1W7

                   Disclaimer: Please refer to nursing home website for job posting www.rkmacdonald.ca 

 Competition #:420-02 01-07 -2022                  Job Title:         Continuing Care Assistant

           Dept.:  Nursing                                              Start Date:      Immediately

Posted Date: January 7, 2022                       Close Date:   Open until filled

Reg/Temp: 1   Temporary  Position                          Full/Part                Full-time                    

Union:       CAW/UNIFOR

End date undetermined (subject to change)
Applications accepted until 4:00 PM on the Closing Date

Opening Statement

The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is a Long Term Care Home to 137 Residents and employs 267 staff in various Departments.

Qualifications required – Provincial certification in Continuing Care Assistant (CCA). Regular & consistent attendance is essential.

Skills & Abilities required refer to CCA (Job) Description on R.K. Macdonald Nursing Home website www.rkmacdonald.ca

            Hours of Work (subject to change) 7 am- 7 pm 7 pm-7am-

            DDNN –

Salary

$17.5621-18.9633 per hour

(According to experience as per Unifor contract pay scale) (Pay for Breaks and Dinner) 80 biweekly

Benefits/Pension Information

Comprehensive Benefits

Pension – (Can deferred for 3mos, if not previously in plan)

Vacation, holiday

Sick benefits- (Upon Completion of a 528 hr. Probation Period)

Health Benefits – NA (no end date and end date less than 1 yr.)

Good Life – Corp Rate

Closing Statement

Closing Statement Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those Applicants selected for an interview to be contacted. Interviews held within two weeks of closing date.  These are UNIFOR bargaining unit positions. Preference given to bargaining unit employees for unionized positions. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is proud to provide a smoke free and scent free environment. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is an inclusive employer who supports diversity, equality, and reconciliation.  Our goal is to be a workforce that is representative, at all job levels, of the people we serve.  We welcome people from all ethnicities, genders, sexual orientation, age, religion, and physical and mental abilities. Internal applicants to apply by using the Internal Application Form, External Applicants to submit cover letter and resume to: Jacqueline Delorey HR 902-863-2578 Ext.292 Fax: 902-863-4437 or email: jobs@rkmacdonald.ca    

Disclaimer: Please refer to nursing home website for complete job posting www.rkmacdonald.ca 

Competition # 420-01-01-04-2022 Temporary FT CCA

 Competition #:420-01 01-04 -2022                  Job Title:         Continuing Care Assistant

    Dept.:  Nursing                                              Start Date:      Immediately

Posted Date: January 4, 2022                       Close Date:   Open until filled

Reg/Temp: 1 Temporary  Position1                          Full/Part                Full-time                    

Union:       CAW/UNIFOR

End date undetermined
Applications accepted until 4:00 PM on the Closing Date

Opening Statement

The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is a Long Term Care Home to 137 Residents and employs 267 staff in various Departments.

Qualifications required – Provincial certification in Continuing Care Assistant (CCA). Regular & consistent attendance is essential.

Skills & Abilities required refer to CCA (Job) Description on R.K. Macdonald Nursing Home website www.rkmacdonald.ca

            Hours of Work (subject to change)  7 am- 7 pm 7 pm-7am-

            DDNN –

Salary

$17.5621-18.9633 per hour

(According to experience as per Unifor contract pay scale) (Pay for Breaks and Dinner) 80 biweekly

Benefits/Pension Information

Comprehensive Benefits

Pension – (Can deferred for 3mos, if not previously in plan)

Vacation, holiday

Sick benefits- (Upon Completion of a 528 hr. Probation Period)

Health Benefits – NA (no end date and end date less than 1 yr.)

Good Life – Corp Rate

Closing Statement

Closing Statement Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those Applicants selected for an interview to be contacted. Interviews held within two weeks of closing date.  These are UNIFOR bargaining unit positions. Preference given to bargaining unit employees for unionized positions. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is proud to provide a smoke free and scent free environment. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is an inclusive employer who supports diversity, equality, and reconciliation.  Our goal is to be a workforce that is representative, at all job levels, of the people we serve.  We welcome people from all ethnicities, genders, sexual orientation, age, religion, and physical and mental abilities. Internal applicants to apply by using the Internal Application Form, External Applicants to submit cover letter and resume to: Jacqueline Delorey HR 902-863-2578 Ext.292 Fax: 902-863-4437 or email: jobs@rkmacdonald.ca    Disclaimer: Please refer to nursing home website for complete job posting www.rkmacdonald.ca 

Current Job Vacancies

• Summer Employment Opportunities for Nursing Students to work as CCAs (Continuing Care

   Assistants.

• Permanent Full-time/ Part-time and casual positions for Certified CCA’s

• Part –time RN (Registered Nurse)

• Temporary Full Time Float LPNs and RNs

• Resident Support Workers Temp Full Time and Casual positions

• Applicants who would like to become a CCA can participate in a 2 yr. in house CCA Program (Work/Earn& Gain Certification) with a 2 yr. return to work contract.

•Food Service Aide General Worker Casual

•Housekeeping General Worker – Casual

 Please see complete job description for any of the above on our website www.rkmacdonald.ca

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Positions that are in the UNIFOR/NSNU bargaining unit, preference will be given to bargaining unit employees. The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is proud to provide a smoke free and scent free environment. As per the COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination Protocol in High-Risk Settings, Nova Scotia Health requires all team members to be fully vaccinated by November 30th, 2021.The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is committed to being a workforce that is free of discrimination, values diversity, and is representative, in all job positions, of the residents we serve.

Applicants to submit cover letter and resume to: Jacqueline Delorey HR 902-863-2578 Ext.292  by Fax: 902-863-4437 or email: jobs@rkmacdonald.ca    

Appointment of Director of Clinical Services

On behalf of the Senior Leader Team at the R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home it is our pleasure to welcome Lee Kelly who will joined our team as the Director of Clinical Services starting Monday January 10, 2022.  Lee will oversee the Nursing & Rehab Departments. We look forward to Lee’s insights, contributions and feedback in her new role at the R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home.