Lifestyle Assistant | ARCARE SEVEN HILLS

Arcare Aged Care

Arcare Seven Hills are looking for an experienced Lifestyle Assistant to join their team at the new Arcare facility in Seven Hills!!

  • ARCARE SEVEN HILLS - 41 Griffith Place, Seven Hills QLD 417
  • Lifestyle Assistant
  • Immediate Start!
ARCARE SEVEN HILLS | Lifestyle Assistant Position Available
  • Arcare Seven Hills, 41 Griffith Place, Seven Hills  QLD  4170
  • Part Time Role
  • Reference Number: 642369
  • Start Date: ASAP
Come and spend time with our residents in designing and facilitating amazing and creative life experiences!

About the opportunity:

Arcare Seven Hills are looking for an experienced aged care Lifestyle Assistant to work with care team members, volunteers, families and residents to access a leisure and lifestyle program that enhances clients’ quality of life while reflecting their needs.

The Lifestyle Assistant will be responsible for assisting with the development, implementation, evaluation and continuous improvement of social and leisure programs under the guidance of the Lifestyle Co-Ordinator.

The Lifestyle Assistant will be responsible in ensuring each individual client has a current and accurate lifestyle assessment and a documented plan for recreational activities consistent with the lifestyle assessment and care plan.

Skills and Experience:
  • Previous experience in a similar position as a Lifestyle Assistant in Aged Care is essential
  • Successful applicants must have a Certificate IV or Diploma in Lifestyle and Leisure or equivalent or agrees to obtain if required
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Experience in the development, implementation and evaluation of innovative lifestyle events
  • Ability to involve community, relatives, staff and volunteers
  • Develop strategies to increase resident participation
  • Ensure all events run smoothly and to budget while meeting expectation of residents
  • The capacity to work well autonomously and be a team player  
  • An approachable and caring demeanour  
  • A pro-active and energetic self-starter with a strong customer service focus
  • Proven success in contributing to service excellence and promotional activities
  • Established background in events management, project management and people management
  • All successful applicants will be required to have an influenza vaccination as an inherent requirement of the role
  • All applicants are required to undergo a National Police Record Check. Please note: Police check is required to be within 6 months of the issue date.
Aged care experience is desired – whilst you require a relevant qualification in nursing, we are looking for the right people to join us and build personally meaningful relationships with our residents, their families and your colleagues.

If you believe you have the skills, values and expertise to deliver the role of a Lifestyle Coordinator please follow the ‘Apply Now’ link below and apply for this exciting opportunity.