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Current Positions Vacant

10/04/2018 Lifestyle Coordinator Position in Jannali (NSW)

Anglicare are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Lifestyle Coordinator who can coordinate activities that contribute to the wellbeing of our residents at Mildred Symons House, Jannali.

The successful candidate will be responsible for conducting assessments of individual resident’s social, emotional and intellectual needs by designing and implementing individualised leisure and lifestyle programs in a warm and happy environment.

Skills, knowledge and experience needed:

• Experience in leading a team implementing leisure and social event.
• Demonstrated understanding of Aged Care and the associated accreditation requirements.
• Certificate IV in Leisure & Health and/ or relevant tertiary degree.
• Excellent communication skills.
• A commitment to the Christian values of Anglicare.

For more information about the role and how to apply, please click here

06/04/2018 Lifestyle Coordinator Position in Craigieburn (VIC)

Arcare is seeking an experienced and passionate Lifestyle Coordinator for a full time position at Arcare Craigieburn, a luxurious 96 bed residence combining elegantly appointed suites with manicured gardens and several courtyards from the intimate to the spacious.You will be responsible for leading our carers and volunteer team; to lead them in providing quality personal, social and emotional care and support to residents in accordance with Arcare's Values.

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28/11/2017 Diversional Therapist Position in Wauchope (NSW)

Bundaleer is seeking an experienced Diversional Therapist who will lead and mentor a Lifestyle team working across two residential aged care facilities. You will report to the Manager, Clinical Innovation and will ensure that Residents’ physical, emotional, cultural, spiritual, psychological and social wellbeing is enhanced through meaningful lifestyle and wellbeing programs.

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03/11/2017 Diversional Therapist Position in Strathfield (NSW)

Goondee Aged Care is seeking a dynamic Diversional Therapist for a part time role leading the RAO team at the facility. Goondee Aged Care is a 62 bed high care facility, with a Dementia Specific Unit. This role allows the Diversional Therapist to perform the role as a team leader, providing training, support and mentoring to the recreational activity officers.

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04/09/2017 Lifestyle Coordinator – Princeton View Aged Care, Brighton East VIC - Allity

Do you want to facilitate meaningful resident interaction? Our lovely 125 bed home in Brighton East is looking for a Lifestyle Coordinator to enhance the quality of our residents’ lives and promote social independence. You will have previous experience in Lifestyle and have completed a Certificate IV in Lifestyle and Leisure.

This is your chance to contribute to an organisation that has a very simple, yet powerful mission – we really do aim to “make every day the best it can be”.

For full details and to apply please visit our website at http://careers.allity.com.au/


25/08/17 Lifestyle Assistant Position in Toowoomba (QLD)

Anglicare Southern Queensland is seeking an experienced Aged Care or Disability Services professional for a part time role as Lifestyle Assistant in our multi-disciplinary Toowoomba Community Services team. Applicants should have a Certificate IV in Leisure and Health (or working towards), current Blue Card (Working with Children) with Yellow Card exemption, a National Police Certificate, current First Aid Certificate with CPR, Queensland Drivers Licence and your own reliable vehicle.

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