Aged Care || Diversional Therapist || Sutherland Area

Aged Care || Diversional Therapist || Sutherland Area

Job Title: Aged Care || Diversional Therapist || Sutherland Area
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Australia
Reference: 2794187
Job Published: November 05, 2018 09:30

Job Description

A well regarded Aged Care facility is looking for a Diversional Therapist to join their team. As a Diversional Therapist you will aid, assist, and facilitate various activities throughout the facility to create a fun and dynamic culture with the residents. When taking on this rewarding role, you will help improve resident's quality of life, assist in their social well-being and creatively find ways to intertwine individualistic needs with the fun opporunities the residential community has to offer.

         To be a successful candidate, you must obtain the following:
  • Passionate about the elderly and their well being
  • Creative inspiration to design and manage different forums of activities and programs
  • Lead, organise and develop residential curriculum 
  • Document and regulate resident's progress 
  • Work closely with clinicians on resident's needs and abilities
  • Strong written/communication skills
  • Empathetic, personable and energetic disposition
  • Motivation to improve resident's quality of life

         Main Requirements:
  • Previous experience as a Diversional Therapist in Aged Care
  • Degree in Diversional Therapy (other certificates such as, Health Sciences may apply)
  • Previous experience in leading a team
  • Shift flexibility
For more details regarding the role, please contact Karen
02 8459 8108

Call us on 02 8459 8101 so we can assist you further