Lifestyle Officer

Opal Aged Care

A rewarding permanent opportunity to lead and develop quality activities for our residents at Opal Lourdes and bring joy to those we care for.

  • Permanent part time opportunity, 3 - 4 days per week
  • Killara, North Shore Sydney. Friendly, Fun & Supportive Team
  • Work for a leading Aged Care Provider.
At Opal Aged Care, we know that companies don’t succeed, people do

Our purpose is to bring joy to those we care for and our values of Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence reflect that CARE is at the heart of everything we do.

About Opal Lourdes: 

Set in beautifully landscaped, colourful gardens overlooking the natural bushland of Garigal National Park, Killara NSW, at Opal Lourdes our focus is always on providing a friendly and inviting atmosphere for all our residents and families.

About the Role:

Our Lifestyle Officers are responsible for facilitating social, psychological, recreational, cultural and spiritual well-being activities for our residents. This is a permanent role, 3 – 4 days per week INCLUDING WEEKENDS.

To be successful in this position you will have the following:
  • A Diploma or Certificate IV in Leisure and Lifestyle qualifications
  • Previous experience facilitating Lifestyle and Recreation programs
  • Experience in completing care plans, entering progress notes and attendance records
  • Residential aged care and or experience working with clients with dementia preferred
  • We require you to have previous experience in a similar role, possess strong verbal and written communication skills and be committed to continuous quality improvement.
Benefits:
  • A competitive hourly wage
  • Permanent shifts
  • A professional and social team
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Access to leading talent and management programs
  • Health and wellness programs including subsidised gym memberships
  • Work/life balance.
All applicants must be willing to obtain a police clearance certificate via Opal's police check system and undergo pre-employment medical and drug screening.  

For a full listing of all our current vacancies visit https://www.opalagedcare.com.au/careers/current-vacancies/  

To meet a few of our team and read about why they chose to work for Opal Aged Care visit https://www.opalagedcare.com.au/about-us/meet-our-team/