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Current Positions Vacant

10/10/2018 Recreational Activities Officer Position in Sydney (NSW)

IRT Woolwich is seeking a passionate and enthusiastic Recreational Activities Officer for a part-time position on our dynamic team. As the successful applicant, you will assist with facilitating lifestyle and leisure activities as well as supporting the emotional well-being of our residents.

IRT Group is an Employer of Choice and as a member of our team you will have access to a wide range of employee benefits.

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


08/09/2018 Diversional Therapist/ Lifestyle Coordinator (VIC)

Andrew Kerr Care is a 117 bed aged care facility situated in the heart of Mornington, with a 24 hr RN. The facility is undergoing a major upgrade and has a warm friendly environment. Volunteers work closely with the Diversional Therapists to facilitate choice, dignity and participation. We are currently seeking an experienced Diversional Therapist/ Lifestyle Coordinator for a part time position at our facility.

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


10/07/2018 Leisure and Lifestyle Coordinator Position in Glenroy (VIC)

BlueCross is an award winning aged care provider with 22 residences across Melbourne. We are currently seeking an energetic and experienced Leisure and Lifestyle Coordinator to join our growing team at BlueCross Monterey in Glenroy.

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


10/07/2018 Activities Coordinator Role in Canberra

Goodwin is the longest-standing aged care provider in Canberra and one of the largest private employers in ACT. We are looking for an experienced Activities Coordinator to join our team.

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


03/07/2018 Leisure and Health Trainer/ Assessor Position in Melbourne

Skills Training Australia is looking for innovative and experienced trainers and assessors who have current experience and knowledge of the Leisure and Health industry and can deliver both Certificate IV and Diploma of Leisure and Health. This position is for the Northern Suburbs in Melbourne, Victoria.

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


26/06/2018 Leisure and Lifestyle Officer Position in Holbrook (NSW)

Holbrook Health Service is a 26 bed facility comprising 10 acute care beds and 16 residential aged care beds. We are currently seeking a Leisure and Lifestyle Officer for a part time position at our facility. As the Leisure and Lifestyle Officer you will work under the direction and supervision of the Diversional Therapist to assist clients in reaching their specific leisure goals.

For more information about this role, please click here


02/05/2018 Leisure and Wellness Coordinator Position in Nowra (NSW)

Uniting Osborne (Nowra) is looking to appoint a leisure and wellness coordinator.

 - Full time role with immediate start.
 - Qualification minimum of Cert IV in leisure and lifestyle.
 - Looking for someone who is able to develop initiatives and form relationships with wider community organisations. Must be able to liaise and work with wider community.
 - Must be able to coordinate activities.
 - Provide support, facilitate and guide staff in leisure activities.

For more information about the role and how to apply, please click here or contact Kiley McArthur on 0439 069 459.


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.

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




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