Competition #:420-12-02-20-2019 (2)          Temporary Part-time Positions   Continuing Care Assistant

Competition #:420-12-02-20-2019 (2)            Job Title:         Continuing Care Assistant

Dept.:        Nursing                                         Start Date:      Immediately

Posted Date:  Reposted May 22, 2019                    Close Date:   Opened until filled

Reg/Temp:  Temporary                              Full/Part        2  Part-time (.50) + position

(subject to change)

Tentative end date: undetermined (subject to change)

Union:       CAW/UNIFOR

Applications are 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.


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

Qualifications required – Provincial certification in Continuing Care Assistant (CCA)

Hours of Work

2 Positions

Part –time (.50) + Position

May be 8 or 12 hr. shifts (Covers rotation shift deficits in two specific care areas)

Shifts are Days/Nights and weekends (to cover voids in rotations)



$16.38 – $17.69 per hour (according to experience) (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  No (No end date and has to be 1 yr or more)

Closing Statement

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.  These are UNIFOR bargaining unit positions. Preference is 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.

Additional Information

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 job posting 

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