Position Available – Housekeeper

JOB POSTING

Position: Housekeeper

Kamloops Hospice is a non-profit Association serving thousands of people and their families in Kamloops and the surrounding area impacted by terminal illness.  Our mission is to be the centre for Excellence for Hospice Care by delivering community programs, in-house patient care and bereavement support.

Term of Employment:   Permanent, part-time

Hours of Employment:  Weekends only; 7am – Noon; Saturday and Sunday (10 hours/week); Flexible to occasionally work up to 25 hours/week to cover other team member’s holidays or special events and projects

Compensation: $17/hr

Urgent Fill


Job Description

The goal is to keep our building clean, sanitized and safe for patients, staff and families.

Duties

  • Clean, stock and supply designated facility areas (dusting, wet-washing, sweeping, vacuuming, mopping, cleaning ceiling vents, patient and staff rooms, and shared common areas etc)
  • Clean and disinfect washrooms and kitchen areas
  • Strip and make beds; pick up soiled laundry and linens
  • Clean and disinfect nursing stations and staff lunch rooms, meeting rooms etc.
  • Clean and wet wipe High touch surfaces and furniture; Clean upholstered furniture and carpets by vacuuming, shampooing (as needed), and brushing
  • Take out trash and water plants as needed
  • Notify management of occurring deficiencies or needs for repairs (ie) (replacing light bulbs, broken switches, fixing door handles, minor leaks etc.)
  • Stock, monitor and maintain disposable supplies
  • Cooperate with the rest of the staff
  • Follow all health and safety regulations
  • Performs other related duties as assigned which could include heavy cleansing tasks and special projects

Requirements

  • Proven working experience as a Cleaner or related/similar experience in a healthcare setting
  • Takes pride in work and creating a clean/safe environment for patients and families
  • Ability to handle cleaning equipment and tools
  • Knowledge of cleaning chemicals and supplies and safe handling
  • High school diploma
  • Clean criminal record
  • Will consider a candidate with a passion for hospice care and willingness to learn

Core Competencies

  • Ability to communicate and interact with patients, families and staff which demonstrates hospice core values
  • To work in a way that demonstrates compassion, and sensitivity to individual patients and their families while in patient rooms and common areas at hospice
  • Integrity
  • Good written and oral English skills
  • Flexible and adaptable; Ability to prioritize multiple tasks with changing conditions in a shift
  • Ability to develop respectful and cooperative relationships with support services team, clinical team, staff, and volunteers
  • Ability to perform the requirements of the job which may include working independently

Working Conditions

  • Lifting up to 30 lbs
  • Ability to vigorously and physically move throughout shift
  • On feet for entire shift

Please email Resumes to:

pamela@kamloopshospice.com and jenny@kamloopshospice.com

Position Available – Finance & Admin Manager

Finance & Administrative Manager

Kamloops Hospice is a non-profit Association serving thousands of people and their families in Kamloops and the surrounding area impacted by terminal illness.  Our mission is to be the centre for Excellence for Hospice Care by delivering community programs, in-house patient care and bereavement support.

We are looking to hire a Finance & Administrative Manager. The role is responsible for the financial stewardship and health of Kamloops Hospice Association. The Manager participates in the strategic growth, planning and organizational development in support of advancing the vision, mission, and values of the organization. The incumbent will work at a .8 capacity (i.e. 30 hours per week).

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain standard financial and administrative procedures
  • Manage financial and administration activities to achieve financial goals, with responsibility for the day-to-day financial operations within the company
  • Develop business plans, timelines and budgets to perform financial projects
  • Oversee client/member/donor/fundraising database administration
  • Support and collaborate with fundraising staff on major events and initiatives, following appropriate financial protocols
  • Oversee and support thrift store management with annual budgeting and targets, as well as ensure appropriate cash control policies and procedures are in place
  • Provide leadership to team members while building a culture of collaborationthat is consistent with the overall organization
  • Provide training and guidance to Finance and Administrative teams as needed
  • Develop overall performance management systems for the finance and administration departments, including goal setting, feedback, and performance development planning
  • Oversee and ensure compensation conditions and employment records comply with legislation
  • Oversee all systems, infrastructure and equipment related to the IT and phone systems
  • Actively participate on the Leadership Team from a financial and strategic perspective
  • Contribute to short and long-term organizational planning and strategy as a member of the Leadership Team
  • Perform other related duties as required

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, ideally in Commerce, Accounting, Business Administration, or a related field.
  • Completion of a CPA designation or working towards completion is preferred
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a financial or non-profit setting at a management level, with a minimum of 2-3 years supervisory/leadership experience
  • Proficiency in payroll processes, Sage, Word, Excel, and web-based applications
  • Familiar with Information Security principles, and knowledge of IT process best practice
  • Strong data management skills; understanding of relational databases
  • Strong project management skills, with a proven ability to prioritize and manage deadlines
  • Detail-oriented and the ability to produce accurate, timely financial reports

 

Benefits:

A competitive total compensation package is provided including benefits and RRSP matching.

Applications to be sent by August 14th to Wendy Marlow, Executive Director at wendy@kamloopshospice.com

We’re Hiring a Casual Registered Nurse!

We're hiring

Kamloops Hospice — Registered Nurse (Casual) Needed

Credentials & Experience:

  • Current Registered Nurse with a minimum of 2 years nursing experience.
  • Recent experience in a hospice or similar palliative care environment is an asset.

Skills:

  • Demonstrated ability to provide client-centered care
  • Ability to communicate and interact with patients and families effectively and empathetically
  • Reasonable level of computer skills (Windows, MS Office, Internet and email)
  • Ability to work independently during evening/overnight shifts

For a more detailed Job Description or to apply, send resume to Wendy Marlow.

 

Flutterbuys, Hospice Thrift Store – Assistant Manager Needed.
Skills: 3 years retail experience, Volunteer Coordination and/or Management experience is an asset.
Hours & Availability: Part-time (20 hours), must be available Friday and Saturdays. Store hours are Monday – Saturday 9am-5pm
To apply send resume to wendy@kamloopshospice.comFlutterbuys, Hospice Thrift Store – Assistant Manager Needed.
Skills: 3 years retail experience, Volunteer Coordination and/or Management experience is an asset.
Hours & Availability: Part-time (20 hours), must be available Friday and Saturdays. Store hours are Monday – Saturday 9am-5pm
To apply send resume to wendy@kamloopshospice.comFlutterbuys, Hospice Thrift Store – Assistant Manager Needed.
Skills: 3 years retail experience, Volunteer Coordination and/or Management experience is an asset.
Hours & Availability: Part-time (20 hours), must be available Friday and Saturdays. Store hours are Monday – Saturday 9am-5pm
To apply send resume to wendy@kamloopshospice.comFlutterbuys, Hospice Thrift Store – Assistant Manager Needed.
Skills: 3 years retail experience, Volunteer Coordination and/or Management experience is an asset.
Hours & Availability: Part-time (20 hours), must be available Friday and Saturdays. Store hours are Monday – Saturday 9am-5pm
To apply send resume to wendy@kamloopshospice.comFlutterbuys, Hospice Thrift Store – Assistant Manager Needed.
Skills: 3 years retail experience, Volunteer Coordination and/or Management experience is an asset.
Hours & Availability: Part-time (20 hours), must be available Friday and Saturdays. Store hours are Monday – Saturday 9am-5pm
To apply send resume to wendy@kamloopshospice.comFlutterbuys, Hospice Thrift Store – Assistant Manager Needed.
Skills: 3 years retail experience, Volunteer Coordination and/or Management experience is an asset.
Hours & Availability: Part-time (20 hours), must be available Friday and Saturdays. Store hours are Monday – Saturday 9am-5pm
To apply send resume to wendy@kamloopshospice.comFlutterbuys, Hospice Thrift Store – Assistant Manager Needed.
Skills: 3 years retail experience, Volunteer Coordination and/or Management experience is an asset.
Hours & Availability: Part-time (20 hours), must be available Friday and Saturdays. Store hours are Monday – Saturday 9am-5pm
To apply send resume to wendy@kamloopshospice.comSave
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