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CarePartners


CarePartners has a long-standing history as a provider of excellence in community care. Established in 1984, CarePartners began as a home care nursing agency in Huron County, Ontario and has since grown into a company of over 4,500 employees.

The CarePartners team is built upon highly qualified nurses, personal support, and rehabilitation service providers that provide the utmost top level and professional service to patients of Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) across Ontario.

With 14 branches across Ontario, CarePartners is among the leaders within the health and home care industry. Our team takes pride in our established mission, vision and values and work to uphold the company promise with all patients and in all care visits.


Position:  Communicative Disorders Assistant

Region:  Guelph & Wellington

Description:  As a result of our continuous growth, we have opportunities within our Rehabilitation division for experienced Communicative Disorders Assistants in Wellington County (Guelph, Fergus and Elora).

Our ideal candidate will play an active role as a member of the CarePartners Therapies Team. S/he will demonstrate keen interest and confidence working with the Stroke care population, with a desire to work with a supportive and collaborative team, and commitment to on-going learning and professional development.

About CarePartners

CarePartners offers a competitive compensation program, including tuition assistance, a variety of on-site-in service training, and the opportunity for professional growth. Apply and speak with us to see how community health care can fit your lifestyle and career goals!

Responsibilities:
• Function as a member of a therapy team who is accountable for the therapy care it provides
• Provide client/family education and support to address physical, functional and self-care needs as assigned by Supervising Therapist.
• Monitor and report changes in health status to the Speech-Language Pathologist.
• Committed to quality and accuracy of care

Qualifications:
• Communicative Disorders Assistant (CDA) diploma from an accredited college program
• Driver’s license and reliable vehicle
• 2 years relevant work experience, preferably working with geriatric clients in community setting
• First Aid Certificate and CPR Certificate required
• Sound judgement, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
• Desire and ability to work effectively as part of a collaborative, multi-disciplinary care team
• Demonstrated understanding and practice of rehabilitation principles and techniques
• Computer skills, including e-mail, word processing and work scheduling systems
• Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form and must be fluent in English


Salary:  To be negotiated

Terms of Employment:  To Be Negotiated

Deadline for Application:  Sunday, June 24, 2018

How to Apply:  Please forward your resume to hr@carepartners.ca,
quoting “CDA – WW ” in the subject line

Thank you to all applicants in advance; however, we will be corresponding only with those selected for an interview.

To learn more about CarePartners, visit our website:
http://carepartners.ca/careers/

Or follow us on Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/carepartnersca/


Location:  Guelph, Ontario

Profession Type:  Activity/Recreation Coordinators

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