Lifestyle Coordinator

ROYAL FREEMASONS LTD

Sydenham, VIC

Posted 5/24/2020

  • Maximise your income through salary packaging benefits
  • Supportive team, where people with passion & initiative thrive
  • Leading not-for-profit aged care organisation 

(Please note from May 1st 2020, employees may not commence until we have evidence of 2020 Flu Vaccination)

Royal Freemasons Springtime is renowned for its focus on the social well-being and physical activities of its residents and culturally diverse community. It celebrates ethnic events and unites its residents with its high commitment to inclusiveness, care and comfort. We are now seeking a reliable, creative and passionate Lifestyle Coordinator to continue and create wonderful opportunities and lifestyle choices within a person centered model.

About You 

As a focused, highly organised, and a self-motivated Lifestyle Coordinator, you will be required to plan, develop, and deliver an innovative activities program for our residents. As a person who can build and maintain relationships, you will be required to oversee and motivate our Lifestyle Assistants and Volunteers as well as work closely with Therapy, and Care Staff. More importantly you will posses a positive demeanor and warm smile to brighten the day of our residents. You must be able to relate and communicate well to older people particularly those living with dementia or a disability. 

The successful candidate will have leadership skills, bring energy and enthusiasm into this role, will be service oriented, possess exceptional people skills and be passionate about providing quality aged care programs for our residents.

Key Requirements

  • At minimum Certificate IV in Community Services (Leisure and Lifestyle)
  • Three (3) years’ experience in a similar role within the Health Care or Aged Care environment with exposure to residents with Dementia
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and clear written and spoken English
  • A passion for working in Aged Care and Lifestyle
  • Ability to work with a team and excellent customer services skills
  • Excellent computer skills and ability to use Microsoft office
  • Smart phone and access to home internet required

About Us

We are an established and highly regarded Not-for-Profit provider of Aged Care Services across the Residential, Home Care and Retirement Living sectors. With locations across Melbourne and regional Victoria our staff benefit from great learning and career prospects, fantastic resources and we enjoy an envied reputation for excellence in care.

Care, compassion, and respect have been at the heart of Royal Freemasons since it was founded as a charitable organisation in 1867. Our residential care, home care and support services deliver high quality care to people in their homes, in our independent living units, our retirement apartments and aged care residential sites, with all services tailored to their individual needs.

Royal Freemasons is committed to providing and maintaining a workplace that is safe and without risks to health. This includes a smoke free workplace and influenza vaccine program.

Recruitment Agencies are requested to kindly NOT contact us.

To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

https://www.agedcarejobsaustralia.com.au/job/13704805