Lifestyle Coordinator/Diversional Therapist (Aged Care) - Northern Sydney Region

Redstone Recruitment

Rewarding Lifestyle Coordinator/ Diversional Therapist role in the Northern Sydney Region with a highly reputable facility managing a small team.

  • Ideal role for a Lifestyle Coordinator who is passionate about aged care.
  • Great support from Director of Nursing and current team in place.
  • Excellent salary and staff rewards/ benefits program.
Excellent Lifestyle Coordinator/ Diversional Therapist opportunity available for an experienced professional to help coordinate the lifestyle services within this excellent facility located in the Northern Sydney region. Representing a values-driven aged care organisation, you will be required to manage the lifestyle services team to optimise the resident's well-being.

This exciting opportunity is supported by an experienced Facility Manager & Care Manager. You will be rewarded with a lovely team environment and the opportunity to engage with the elderly and maximise their well-being. We require a passionate & personable Lifestyle Coordinator that can add a touch of vibrancy & innovation in this exciting role.

The Benefit 
  • Values-driven, highly reputable Aged Care organisation
  • Enjoy an established program with the chance to add, evaluate & innovate
  • Join and manage a small team
  • Staff rewards and benefits program
  • Newly refurbed home
  • Enjoy a supportive & close-knit working environment
  • Work with a provider that facilitates person-centred care
  • A real holistic approach to Aged Care
The Position

Lifestyle Coordinator opportunity is a busy and rewarding role where you will be required to coordinate centre based day care, evaluate group & individual lifestyle programs and facilitate the participation of residents in a variety of experiences which improve their quality of life. You will manage a small team of RAO's and the nursing team to examine resident assessments & care plans and develop lifestyle programs to improve the quality of their days. 

We require a lifestyle services professional that can make this position their own and bring with them a vibrant attitude, fresh new ideas and the willingness to add joy to the resident's lives.

The Requirements:
  • Have minimum Cert IV qualifications in Leisure and Health, Diversional Therapy or similar.
  • You will have a minimum of 1 years experience working in the Aged Care sector with a strong understanding of person-centred care and activity programming for clients. 
  • Any experience leading a Lifestyle team is ideal. 
  • A passion for Aged Care
  • The capacity to work well autonomously and be a team player
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills 
  • An approachable & caring demeanour
  • Experience coordinating & evaluating group & individual programs
  • Experience with resident care planning & assessments
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Current Manual Driver's License
  • Current Police Check
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

If you are interested in providing Aged Care residents with person centred activities and have experience developing and implementing programs that residents enjoy please apply today.

Imogen - 0435 375 999