Lifestyle Coordinator


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Reference Number 17803 Position Title Lifestyle Coordinator Employment Type Permanent Full Time Organisation Unit Arcare Springwood Location Arcare Springwood - 99 Cinderella Drive, Springwood, 4127 Weekly Divisor (hours) Position Summary

Lifestyle Coordinator

Full-Time Position, Monday to Friday Morning shifts

Applications close: 29/04/2019

Reference Number:17803

The location: Arcare Springwood - 99 Cinderella Drive, Springwood, 4127

"Come and spend time with our residents in designing and facilitating amazing and creative life experiences!"

About Arcare:

With our first aged care residence constructed in 1997, Arcare is the largest private residential aged care provider in Australia. We currently have 37 residences throughout Victoria, NSW and Queensland.

Beyond the luxurious surroundings of our residences, our residents are supported by our innovative relationships first approach to celebrating and supporting old age. This approach is driven by our Arcare values of Relationships, Uniqueness, Partnerships and Flexibility.

Arcare believes that care and support is shaped by the quality of the relationships and interactions between clients, families and employees. That's why we are committed to supporting and valuing the wellbeing and contribution of all those involved in the caring relationship.

Arcare Springwood:

Arcare Springwood will be opening February 2019 and we are accepting applications from amazing people with compassion and empathy, and genuine desire to work in aged care.

About the opportunity:

You will be responsible for leading our carers and volunteer team, to lead them in providing quality personal, social and emotional care and support to residents in accordance with Arcare's Values. You will also be responsible for creating and ensuring that lifestyle programs are run according to the changing needs of our residents.

We are interested in hearing from applicants with experience in events coordination and are degree qualified in areas such as events management, arts, community development, leisure, recreation or similar fields. You must be passionate about Aged Care, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and exceptional interpersonal skills to enrich the lives of our residents.

About you:
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • 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
  • Successful applicants must have a Cert IV or Diploma in Lifestyle and Leisure or equivalent

If you would like to find out more about how you can become a part of the Arcare team visit our website - and follow the link to apply.

Arcare is a smoke free site.

All applicants are required to undergo a National Police Record Check. Please note: The Police check is required to be within 6 months of the issue date
Selection Criteria Essential: Cert IV or Diploma in Lifestyle and Leisure or equivalent
Desirable: Police check (current) and statutory declaration that does not preclude working in aged care
Desirable: Experience in and/or passion for working with people who are living with dementia
Desirable: Experience in planning, programming and conducting activities in aged care residences Contact Person Eva Toumbas Contact Number Closing Date 29/04/2019 Position Description Lifestyle Coordinator.pdf


Job Details

Country Australia
Location Southern Suburbs & Logan, Brisbane
Profession Aged Care Jobs / Case Manager
Worktype Full Time
Date Posted 25/04/2019
Expiry Date 29/04/2019
Reference Number 17803