Lifestyle Coordinator

Lifestyle Coordinator

sonas recruitment | Shannon, IE

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Job Title: Lifestyle Coordinator Job Type: Permanent Part Time Location: Clare Closing Date: 30th January 2023 Love what you do. Love where you work Benefits & PerksExcellent salary sacrifice benefits to increase your take home pay17.5% annual leave loadingEAP Employee Assistance ProgramOngoing training and development opportunitiesSupportive and friendly working environment Leadership team committed to our values of Excellence, Respect, Compassion, and Community About the Opportunity Helping Hand has an opportunity for a Lifestyle Coordinator to join our Clare site on a part-time permanent basis.Reporting to the Residential Services Manager, the Lifestyle Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the provision of the lifestyle program to Helping Hand residents via the Lifestyle Assistants, Volunteers, and the Lifestyle Care Attendant staff.This program includes one-to-one, small group, large group, community linkages, outings, specialist services, assessment of residents in regard to lifestyle, collaboration in regard to development of care plans and regular surveying, evaluation and reporting on the outcomes of the program.The Lifestyle Coordinator is also responsible for recruitment, selection, implementation, monitoring, support and development of the Lifestyle Assistants and site Volunteer services.  About youTo be considered for this position, it is essential you hold a Certificate or equivalent related to Lifestyle Services. Demonstrated experience in managing staff and volunteers.Demonstrated ability to work independently, use initiative and utilise good organisational skills.Ability to communicate with a range of people including older people, staff, volunteers and visitors, particularly in relation to care of residents.Good written communication including routine documentation related to care notes, routine correspondence and the reading and interpretation of care information.Demonstrated team leadership experience including workload management and the application of critical and reflective thinking skills in decision making and problem solving.Demonstrated commitment to continual professional and personal development. About UsBe part of a vibrant, inclusive, friendly organisation that genuinely cares for its staff.  Helping Hand is a not-for-profit organisation offering in-home help, retirement living and residential care to over 7,000 older South Australians in Adelaide and regional South Australia. Our staff do more than simply treat the physical needs of the people they care for. They are skilled, patient, respectful and kind, forming relationships with their clients, assuring them, caring for them, and protecting them.Our diverse range of services allow people to choose to stay at home and receive assistance, downsize to a retirement living unit or move into one of our eight fully accredited residential facilities.Helping Hand provides guidance to our workforce to support diversity, inclusion and belonging through The Helping Hand Way and our specific projects in the areas and communities of LGBTQIA+, Cultural Diversity, Forgotten Australians/Care Leavers, gender equality and family and domestic violence. Please note the following requirements for work in the Aged Care Sector:Current Influenza vaccinationCOVID19 vaccination/ both doses & booster Current National Police Clearance