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Leisure & Lifestyle Assistant

  • Norlane, VIC, Australia, 3214
  • Casual
  • Closing on: Dec 8 2022

Leisure and Lifestyle Assistant- Calvary Vonlea Manor

  • Make a difference at one of Australia’s leading health care providers
  • Generous salary packaging benefits, ongoing professional development and supportive team environment
  • Located in Norlane, a short drive from Geelong, VIC

About the role

We are looking for an enthusiastic Leisure and Lifestyle Assistant to join our friendly and close knit team at Calvary Vonlea Manor!

Key Responsibilities

  • To respect every residents individual character, personality and right to independence to continue an enjoyable, healthy and productive lifestyle.
  • To develop formal and informal activity programs designed to improve and maintain the quality of life of residents.
  • To provide social and recreational programs that meet the needs of the residents

What you bring 

  • Effective interpersonal communication; both written and verbal
  • Experience in the planning, implementation and evaluation of activities and programmes for frail people with cognitive impairment and other disabilities.
  • Ability to document assessments, care plans and progress notes to meet legislative, funding and quality improvement requirements. 
  • Ability to work and communicate with people of all ages and cognitive ability and to obtain their trust and co-operation. 
  • A desire to join a team committed to the care of others in a mission based organisation

For further information please contact Naomi on Agedcare.Recruitment@calvarycare.org.au 

About Calvary

We are a leading provider of quality, integrated care that puts our patients, residents and clients at the centre of everything we do. Calvary offers flexible careers in clinical, allied health, hospitality, ICT and health administration, mission, leadership, management and more. Founded in Australia in 1885, we’re one of the largest providers of health, aged and community care with over 18,000 staff and volunteers, 14 Public and Private Hospitals, 72 Residential Care and Retirement Communities and 19 Community Care Centres.

As an equal opportunity employer, we value diversity and are committed to fostering a workplace that is respectful, welcoming and inclusive where people are supported to draw strengths from their identity, culture and community. We value the integral dignity of each person and we encourage applications from First Nations peoples, people living with a disability, LGBTIQ+ people, people who have come to Australia as migrants or refugees and veterans.

Why work for Calvary?

Joining us is your opportunity to learn with purpose and drive positive impact to our community in a stimulating work environment. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here: https://www.calvarycare.org.au/careers/benefits/

If you are looking for a rewarding career in an organisation that supports the community, apply now!

Please note the following:

  • Only applicants with a valid right to work in Australia will be considered.
  • As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment and drug and alcohol testing, to ensure your suitability for the role.
  • Calvary has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination requirement for all workers. You will also be required to provide evidence of other immunisation as required for your role
  • Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.

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