Activity Officer

Bolton Clarke

Maximise participation of our residents in our Leisure and Lifestyle programs at our Inverpine facility in Murrumba Downs!

  • Encourage positive differences through Leisure and Lifestyle Programs
  • Permanent Part Time / Minimum to 20hrs fortnight
  • Fantastic team
About the role

We are looking for a part-time Activities Officer to empower and engage with our Residents to maximise their participation in Leisure and Lifestyle programs based in our Inverpine facility in Murrumba Downs. 

Our focus for residents is what best suits their individual needs and wants, our Activities officers facilitate this through: 
  • Assist with the assessment of individual needs and interests to support, challenge and enhance psychological, social, emotional, spiritual, cognitive and physical wellbeing.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of individual Diversional Therapy plans.
  • Participate with the Diversional Therapist or Residential Manager to translate customer needs and preferences into a range of therapeutic activities in conjunction with the Registered Nurse and/or
    other relevant staff.
  • Report on the effectiveness of individual plans and related activities and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Monitor customers changing abilities and interests and provide access to a wide variety of activities and experiences.
  • Contribute to the compliance and accreditation outcomes in relation to the Leisure and Lifestyle Program.
  • Assist with managing the activities budget and coordinate appropriate resources and equipment as necessary.
  • Assist with the trial of new developments and innovative approaches to Leisure and Lifestyle programs.
  • Support the involvement of volunteers and other staff in Leisure and Lifestyle programs.
Ideally you will have
  • Cert III in Leisure and Lifestyle, Diversional Therapy 
  • Experience in an Aged Care or supporting Residents with lifestyle and leisure programs
  • Police Check (valid within the last 3 years)
  • Working rights in Australia (Passport, Birth Certificate etc.)
  • Energetic and effective communicator
  • 2020 Flu Vaccination 
Our benefits
  • Flexibility to promote Work / Life Balance
  • Innovative activities program
  • Great facility with Resident-focused teams
  • Employee Assistance Program for staff and their families
  • Paid career and development opportunities
Apply now

Our application process takes less than 10 minutes. Click APPLY now or if you have further queries, contact our Recruitment Team at recruitment@boltonclarke.com.au

All employees may be required to attend a Residential Aged Care facility as part of their role.  From 1 May 2020 this means that employees must be vaccinated against influenza or complete the Bolton Clarke intention to get the Influenza vaccination prior to commencement.