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Current Positions Vacant


17/02/2021 Diversional Therapist Position (NSW)

Concord Hospital is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Diversional Therapist to join the National Centre for Veteran’s Health (NCVH). The position is permanent part time for 20 hours per week and is based in an outpatient clinic providing a multidisciplinary approach for veterans (both current or past serving) of the Australian Defence Force.

The purpose of the Diversional Therapist (Level 1/2) is to provide a high quality Diversional Therapy service to clients and carers in order to ensure the provision of optimal health outcomes for the patients/clients of the service.

The Diversional Therapist will work collaboratively with veterans and their families and help to establish innovative and effective models of care for veterans with PTSD, anxiety and mood disorders, mental illness, suicidal and self-harm behaviour. Provide leisure assessments and interventions for suitable leisure activities – positive experiences, activity substitution for previous/identified unwanted activities, opportunities for improved social interactions, concentration, sensory input, strength and co-ordination, balance.

Please refer to the below link:

· NSW Health Careers: https://jobs.health.nsw.gov.au/slhd/jobs/diversional-therapist-level-1-2-national-centre-for-veterans-health-93711

· Seek: https://www.seek.com.au/job/51461499?type=standard#searchRequestToken=b28a162c-9640-433d-948c-95fa080858d0

Applications close before midnight of 26 February 2021 (11:59PM).

For any further information please contact: Marielle Sprangers on phone number – (02) 9767 6270


31/01/2021 Wellness and Lifestyle Coordinator Position (QLD)

Greengate is currently seeking a Wellness and Lifestyle Coordinator for a part time permanent role at one of our award-winning workplaces. You will be responsible for engaging with our aged care residents in a range of meaningful lifestyle and social activities. Your purpose is to bring fun and delight into their day and a smile on every face. To do this you will need to tailor activities and choices to meet the resident's cognitive and physical abilities.

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


15/12/2020 Social Support Coordinator Position (VIC)

Abberfield Aged Care is currently looking for a Social Support Coordinator (Diversional Therapist) (Full time) to start as soon as possible to manage our social support program that includes a new memory support unit (for residents with Dementia).

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


15/12/2020 Lifestyle Coordinator/ Trainer Position (VIC)

Moove & Groove is looking for an experienced and passionate part-time contract trainer, located in Melbourne or surrounds, to join our team to train lifestyle and care workers virtually, and in person, as appropriate, in our innovative program which engages, entertains seniors and delivers therapeutic benefit to those living with dementia.

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


15/12/2020 Leisure and Lifestyle Officer Position (NSW)

Jesmond Miranda is seeking a Leisure & Lifestyle Officer that is passionate about making a difference by delivering activities, including therapies that are creative and meet the needs of the individual.

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


30/10/2020 Lifestyle Assistant Position (VIC)

Join the Opal family at our Opal Seahaven - 110 bed Care Home where you will assist in the delivery of the meaningful life program in the home and help create an environment for residents to enjoy the best possible physical, mental, social and emotional health and wellbeing.

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


20/10/2020 Wellbeing & Lifestyle Coordinator Position (QLD)

Opal Abbey Gardens in Morayfield is currently looking for a dynamic person that brings passion and enthusiasm for bringing joy to our residents daily. You are charismatic and engaging, otherwise known as the heart and soul of the home, enriching our resident’s lives through planned activities and events. Your goal is to develop a sense of community where our residents can enjoy socialising and interacting with each other and our team.

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29/09/2020 Lifestyle Coordinator Position (NSW)

Beresford Hall in Rose Bay is seeking an experienced person to provide our residents requiring dementia care in our Drayton House extension with activities that will stimulate, motivate and provide residents with a sense of well-being. An interest in music and craft would be advantageous. The position is permanent Monday to Friday 9.30am to 5.30pm.

For more information on the position and how to apply, please click here


17/09/2020 Leisure and Lifestyle Assistant Position (QLD)

St Vincent’s Care Services has a great opportunity for a Leisure and Lifestyle Assistant at our Bardon Facility. This is a permanent part time position Thursday 0830 to 3pm, Friday 0930 to 1600 and Saturday 0830 to 1200. Our passionate and dedicated lifestyle team are focussed on providing plans and activities to the diverse needs of our residents.

For more information, please visit the SVCS Careers Opportunity page and apply!


9/09/2020 Lifestyle Officer Position (NSW)

Opal Hillside at Mount Hutton currently has an opportunity for an enthusiastic person to join their team as a Lifestyle Officer on a casual basis. As the Lifestyle Team Member on shift, you will endeavour to deliver high quality resident activity programs to enhance the quality and enjoyment of life for our residents. You will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to include the resident and their families and consult with staff, management and other allied health professionals, to ensure we provide the very best of care. You will support the orientation and training of volunteers.

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9/09/2020 Lifestyle Officer Position (NSW)

Opal Raymond Terrace Gardens currently has an opportunity for an enthusiastic person to join their team as a Lifestyle Officer on a casual basis. As the Lifestyle Team Member on shift, you will endeavour to deliver high quality resident activity programs to enhance the quality and enjoyment of life for our residents. You will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to include the resident and their families and consult with staff, management and other allied health professionals, to ensure we provide the very best of care. You will support the orientation and training of volunteers.

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


9/09/2020 Lifestyle Officer Position (NSW)

Opal Rutherford currently has an opportunity for an enthusiastic person to join their team as a Lifestyle Officer on a casual basis. As the Lifestyle Team Member on shift, you will endeavour to deliver high quality resident activity programs to enhance the quality and enjoyment of life for our residents. You will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to include the resident and their families and consult with staff, management and other allied health professionals, to ensure we provide the very best of care. You will support the orientation and training of volunteers.

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


9/09/2020 Lifestyle Officer Position (NSW)

Opal Norah Head in Toukley currently has an opportunity for an enthusiastic person to join their team as a Lifestyle Officer on a part time basis. As the Lifestyle Team Member on shift, you will endeavour to deliver high quality resident activity programs to enhance the quality and enjoyment of life for our residents. You will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to include the resident and their families and consult with staff, management and other allied health professionals, to ensure we provide the very best of care. You will support the orientation and training of volunteers.

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


9/09/2020 Wellbeing & Lifestyle Coordinator Position (NSW)

Opal Norah Head in Toukley currently has a full time opportunity for a talented program leader to join their team as a Wellbeing & Lifestyle Coordinator. As the Wellbeing & Lifestyle Coordinator, you will lead the Meaningful Life program in the home. You will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to enable residents to live their best life in aged care.

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


9/09/2020 Wellbeing & Lifestyle Coordinator Position (NSW)

Opal Lourdes in Killara currently has a full time opportunity for a talented program leader to join their team as a Wellbeing & Lifestyle Coordinator. As the Wellbeing & Lifestyle Coordinator, you will lead the Meaningful Life program in the home. You will work as part of a multidisciplinary team to enable residents to live their best life in aged care.

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


06/08/2020 Senior Lifestyle Support Worker Position (QLD)

Liberty Community Connect are seeking to welcome an enthusiastic and self-motivated Senior Lifestyle Support Worker to join our team. Our centre is situated in Nerang on the Gold Coast. You will be working with a diverse team and will receive supportive leadership. The position is permanent full time, Monday to Friday - no weekends.

For more information on the position and how to apply, please click here


05/08/2020 Diversional Therapist Position (NSW)

Crowley Care in Ballina are looking for an experienced Diversional Therapist to co-ordinate their Leisure and Lifestyle team. This is a permanent full-time position and some weekend hours may be required. It is envisaged that the role will be 70% facilitating and 30% co-ordinating the team of Leisure and Lifestyle assistants. You will develop and implement social and recreational programs to improve and maintain the quality of life for each resident.

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