Leisure and Lifestyle Aged Care - Team Leader

Leisure and Lifestyle Aged Care - Team Leader

Job Title: Leisure and Lifestyle Aged Care - Team Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: to $70,000
Reference: 3165947
Contact Name: Richard Parnell
Job Published: September 10, 2020 15:32

Job Description

Lead this team to create an enhanced sense of community within this leading  Residential Aged Care home.  In this role you will manage a small team of RAO's in a Residential Care setting and ensure the residents continue to enjoy life and engage with the community.  You will assess individual needs and then design programs to meet these needs. This is a key position within the Home and acts as a resource for other staff providing care.
The position is full time Monday to Friday.
To be successful, you will be qualified and have similar experience designing and delivering recreational activities in aged care.  You will be enthusiastic and outgoing, enjoy individual person centred care, with the ability to innovate resident focussed, and fun lifestyle activities.  
Key Responsibilities
• Ensure residents receive appropriate assessments including their life history or story that will inform an integrated care plan;
• Ensure programs are developed to enrich the lives of individuals and their families through leisure, lifestyle, learning & spiritual activities;
• Coordinate the Lifestyle team to assist residents in creating a home like environment within their accommodation;
• Coordinating excursions that allow the resident to stay in touch and have meaningful relationships within their community in a safe and healthful way;
• Ensure volunteers are well coordinated and integrated into the team.

Skills required:
• Proven experience in leading a team.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
• Demonstrated understanding of Aged Care and associated accreditation requirements.
• Certificate IV in Leisure & Health and/ or relevant tertiary degree
Experience of undergoing accreditation and complying with the required Aged Care standards.

In return you will be offered a highly competitive base salary and the opportunity to join a highly successful management team.
Interested applicants should send their CV to

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