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Health Care Aide

Health care aides provide personal assistance and support services for elderly, disabled, acute or chronically ill people who require short term assistance or ongoing support.

Also Known As

Caregiver, Client Care Attendant, Geriatric Health Aide, Health Care Assistant, Home Support Worker, Medical Assistant, Nursing Assistant, Personal Care Attendant, Residential Aide, Institutional Aide


Educational Requirements

At least Grade 10

Wage & Salary

Average Salary: $26,353.00
Average Wage: $17.92

Employment & Advancement

Above average is the expected occupational growth in Alberta for 2013-2017. Job openi ...

Certification Requirements

Not regulated

The information contained in this profile is current as of the dates shown. Salary, employment outlook and educational program information may change without notice. It is advised that you confirm this information before making any career decisions.

The information contained in this profile is current as of the dates shown. Salary, employment outlook and educational program information may change without notice. It is advised that you confirm this information before making any career decisions.

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