About BaptistCare Orana Centre
Located in the beautiful Central Coast suburb of Point Clare, Orana Centre has comfortable living at its heart. It’s dotted with private sitting rooms, barbeque areas, landscaped gardens and numerous courtyards for residents and their families and friends to enjoy.
Point Clare’s amenities are always close at hand to residents, who come to us for a range of care services including dementia care and respite care services. Locally loved, we have been committed to serving the Central Coast community since 1973.
About the role
As the Lifestyle/Recreational Activities Officer, you will drive the engagement and participation of residents into a range of social, recreational and cultural activities, as well as mental health and wellbeing programs that empower our resident’s choices and independence.
In planning and organising all recreational activity programs, you will ensure individual residents’ needs, values, spiritual and cultural preferences are taken into account.
The successful applicant will be a team player who enjoys interacting with older people and has the right heart and drive to serve.
A relevant qualification such as Cert IV in Leisure & Health is preferred, or a willingness to complete.
Previous experience in an aged care setting along with understanding of work health and safety practices will be an advantage.
Please note: As of May 2020, anyone visiting a residential home may be required to have an up-to-date influenza vaccination.
People enjoy working at BaptistCare because they love what they do and the communities we help. With us you can deliver life-transforming care, create a career you’ll love, and join a team who make a difference. Our 4000 staff are our most important resource and we take you and your career seriously. We want to provide you with a working environment and culture that supports you in your career journey and growth.
If you’re reliable, motivated and passionate about caring for older people, we would love to hear from you.
Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date. Closing Date is subject to change without notice.
Successful applications will be subject to a variety of background checks including police background check via our online police check system.
Advertised: 08 Sep 2021 AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 08 Oct 2021 AUS Eastern Daylight Time