Christadelphian Aged Care is a respected and trusted not for profit aged care provider.

We are seeking to recruit a  Permanent Full Time Diversional Therapist OR Leisure and Lifestyle Officer for our facility at Gladesville, who can start immediately.

Shifts would be as follows;

Monday – Friday : 9.00 am to 5.00 pm

You will be responsible for the organisation and delivery of a person centered Leisure & Lifestyle program for each client which includes the design, facilitation and evaluation  of a broad range of activity programs (individual and group). The role includes a large degree of “on the floor” care with our residents.

Essential Criteria

-Degree/Assoc Degree in Diversional Therapy/Leisure & Health/Therapeutic Recreation or Certificate IV in Leisure & Health

– Minimum 2 years’ experience in the aged care industry in the area of leisure and lifestyle service provision

– Experience in planning and facilitating Leisure and Lifestyle programs

– Competent documentation and computer skills (including Word, Excel, Outlook Mail and Calendar)

– Previous experience in Aged Care and Dementia Care

– Strong verbal and written communication skills and be committed to continuous quality improvement

– Enthusiast team player

– Current First Aid Certificate

– Police clearance and proof of right to work in Australia


Desirable Criteria

– Second language

– Current NSW driver’s license

– Hidden talents (musical, crafty, crossword guru)

To apply for the role, please forward your resume and covering letter describing your experience and suitability specific to this position to

Please provide contact details of two current or past managers’ to check references.

Applications close by 31 December 2019.