Northern Health

British Columbia
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Resident Care Aide (Casual)

Nov 09, 2016
Hazelton, British Columbia
Entry Level

Position Summary

Give specific directed care to Extended/Longterm Care patients. Assists other members of the Nursing team in giving direct care to acutely ill patients. Responsible to Nurse Manager/Charge Nurse in charge of patient assignment.


  • Must be a graduate of Long Term Care Aide Provincial Program or have equivalent combination of education and experience.


The Hazeltons (there are three - Hazelton, New Hazelton and South Hazelton) are located 290 km (180 miles) east of Prince Rupert and 60 km (45 miles) west of Smithers on the Yellowhead Highway 16. Hazelton, also known as 'Old Hazelton' is located on the banks of the Skeena River about 7 km off Highway 16. Adjacent to the town, where the Bulkley and Skeena Rivers meet, is the site of the world famous 'Ksan Historical Village and Museum.

The District of New Hazelton is located in Northwest British Columbia and is situated between the Bulkley River and the stunning Roche De Boule Mountain Range. The area's natural beauty and pristine wilderness has made New Hazelton a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts.