Join us as a CCA Team Leader

Continuing Care Assistant Team Leader (CCA)

Temporary Full Time Position (18 Months)

Facility:  Ocean View Continuing Care Centre & The Birches Nursing Home
Location:  Eastern Passage & Musquodoboit Harbour, Nova Scotia
Job Category:  Nursing, Healthcare, Long Term Care, Continuing Care Centre
Position Available:  One (1) Temporary Full-time position

Organization Description:

Ocean View is a charitable organization that has been operating since the early 1960’s. We provide a variety of services, predominately for seniors and other folks that need a little extra help in day to day living. Between in care living and community supports, we proudly serve over 500 individuals each year through our 320+ staff and 100+ volunteers. Our vision is to be the “community of choice” for Nova Scotians needing support in a place they call home. We are committed to the highest standards of support and services and we promote a healthy workplace for staff. We foster a healthy work-life balance and use the latest best practice information at all levels. Fully accredited by Accreditation Canada since 1974, our commitment to excellence and safety is unsurpassed.

Job Summary

Reporting to the Director of Care, the CCA Team Leader is responsible for leading CCA recruitment, selection, hiring, onboarding, education, competency development, and performance management activities for all new hires to ensure that staff are successful in their work and help the organizations achieve strategic goals and objectives. The incumbent is accountable for the day-to-day leadership of CCA staff in collaboration with neighborhood managers and team leaders.  This includes the coordination of resident care, supervision and support of the care team, problem solving with residents and families.  The incumbent will be required to work evenings/weekends as needed to support the overall management of the long-term care homes. 

We are seeking to fill one (1) full time position, we require:

  • Certification as a Continuing Care Assistant is required
  • Nursing experience in a long-term care facility
  • Training / education in leadership, long term care, etc.
  • Current certification in CPR/First Aide
  • Education in dementia care is highly desirable

Ocean View Continuing Care Centre Offers:

  • Free Parking & on Bus Route
  • Comprehensive Orientation
  • A supportive work environment

The successful candidate will be required to submit a criminal record and vulnerable sector check on offer of employment.

Salary Range:  Ocean View offers a competitive compensation package including a comprehensive benefits package

Please be aware that OVCCC is a pet friendly environment that is home to several animals including cats, birds, and rabbits.

Human Resources


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