Health Care Aide Careers
*Students beginning the Health Care Aide diploma program on February 25, 2019 will receive a scholarship of $1,560 towards the cost of tuition!*
The Health Care Aide program prepares graduates for employment at health care enterprises such as; hospitals or personal care homes, or home care organizations.
Examples of possible job titles include: Health Care Aide, Home Care.
Examples of employers for these positions include: Misericordia Health Centre, Selkirk Mental Hospital, St.Amant Centre, 24/7 Quality Care, Deer Lodge Centre, Health Sciences Center, Victoria Hospital, Maples Personal Care Home.
Sample range of average starting salary: $24,960 – $37,440
2018 Overall employment rate: 90% of available Herzing College Winnipeg graduates were employed in a related field.
2018 Overall healthcare student employment rate: 92% of available healthcare graduates were employed in a related field.
2018 Program employment statistic: 100% of available graduates were employed in a related field.
*Statistics based on most recent available.
Applicants should be aware that as of February 14, 2018, all ESL health care aide graduates to be employed by the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA) must have a minimum of Level 6 in all areas of assessment in the International English Language Testing System (Academic) (IELTS) or a minimum of level 7 in all areas of assessment in the Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB). The WRHA is one of the largest employers of health care aides in Manitoba.
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