Competition #:420-10- 05- 06-2020         Casual  Continuing Care Assistants

                   Disclaimer: Please refer to nursing home website for job posting 

Competition #:420-10- 05- 06-2020                           Job Title:         Continuing Care Assistant

Dept.:  Nursing                                                          Start Date:     Immediately

Posted Date: May 6, 2020                                         Close Date:  Open until filled

Reg/Temporary                                                           Full/Part           Casual (with plenty of hrs.)

Union: NA
Applications are accepted until 4:00 PM on the Closing Date

Opening Statement

We are currently seeking to increase our CCA pool.  We will have plenty of shifts and hours for the summer months for applicants wishing to work up to full time hours.  If you wish to remain on following the summer, there will also be other leaves that will need to be covered on a continuous basis as well.

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

Skills & Abilities Required: refer to CCA (Job) Description on R.K. Macdonald Nursing Home website

Qualifications required – Provincial certification in Continuing Care Assistant (CCA).  Or equivalent if after 2006, certifications for PSW, PCW will be a conditional hire requiring you to PLAR up to a CCA.  Other conditionals hires for role of CCA are:  Students enrolled in 2nd yr.  Nursing (RN) program (with a completed clinical placements) and LPN students who have completed 1 full year are welcomed as well.  Regular & consistent attendance is essential.

Hours of Work

  Days SW/LW (56 hrs. bi weekly) subject to change


$17.4747-18.8690 per hour

(as per Unifor contract pay scale) (Pay for Breaks and Dinner)

Benefits/Pension Information

Comprehensive Benefits

VAC & HOL: $ Paid as per Department of Labour Guidelines

Good-life Membership: NA  Gym  currently closed due to COVID 19

 Thank you for your interest in this position. Only those Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Typically, interviews are held within two weeks of closing date.  . The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home is proud to provide a smoke free and scent free environment. 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. 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:

Disclaimer: Please refer to nursing home website for complete job posting 

Disclaimer: Please see R.K. MacDonald Website for full job posting.