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 recruitment@chomes.com.au.

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

Applications close by 28th of October 2019.