Lifestyle Officer

Lifestyle Officer

Mckenzie Aged Care Group | varsity lakes, QLD, AU

Posted a month ago

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Description


McKenzie Aged Care Group is an Australian family-owned company with an excellent reputation for providing the best in care for our residents.

The Location
The Terraces, located in Varsity Lakes, is a modern, well-designed home with lovely courtyards and gardens for the enjoyment of our residents. It is near the beautiful beaches of the Gold Coast, as well as several shopping centres, schools, public transport, restaurants and a vast range of health and community services.

The Job
Promote wellness, independence, social connections and recreation activities based on the needs and interests of our residents. Assist in the design, implementation and evaluation of meaningful activity programs that engage and connect our residents and aligns with their choices. Assist in the organisation of social and recreational activities.

You bring: Experience in a similar role, a current First Aid Certificate (with CPR), experience in delivering social and recreational activities and programs to seniors, and a background in providing support to residents with cognitive impairment. A Certificate IV in Leisure and Health or a similar qualification is desirable. You’ll also have a genuine passion to work with the elderly, fabulous communication and team work skills and basic computer skills.

We’ll bring: excellent penalty rates, a flexible workplace, a wonderful team, ongoing training and development, great communication, and most important – our heartfelt thanks for your contribution.

Because at McKenzie, it all starts with People!

If this role is calling your name, and you feel you would be a good fit for our team, then we’d love to hear from you.

Important: All aged care employees and visitors must be vaccinated against COVID-19 (3 doses) and seasonal influenza in order to enter an aged care facility. All successful applicants will be required to provide proof of both vaccinations prior to commencing with McKenzie Aged Care.