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Employment Type
Full Time
Location
Aldersgate Village
Position Summary

About the role:

Reporting into the Lifestyle Manager; the Lifestyle Coordinator will have a vital role in leading a team of Lifestyle Assistants to plan and deliver innovative and inclusive lifestyle programs for all residents to support them to live their BEST life.

You will be responsible for:

  • The planning, design and the delivery of appropriate and varied lifestyle programs to meet the individual needs of our residents. This includes assessment, review and the ongoing evaluation of the lifestyle program to ensure positive resident outcomes.
  • Provide support and guidance to residents, volunteers and staff involved in the delivery of lifestyle programs.

About you:

You are passionate about what you do and want to make a difference in the lives of our residents/clients, to support them to live life to their full potential.

This is the place for you if you have:

  • Certificate IV in lifestyle and leisure or equivalent or relevant industry experience
  • A current First Aid certificate
  • Previous experience coordinating a lifestyle program and lifestyle teams in residential aged care
  • Experience driving a 12 seater bus
  • Thrive in a team and also appreciate the one to one interactions
  • Commitment to being part of a workplace culture based on the BEST way of life (Believe, Excel, Support and Trust)
  • Are willing to work within the ethos of the Uniting Church

You will need:

  • A current Registration to Work with Vulnerable People (TAS)
  • Full Australian working rights
  • A current Police Records Check or be willing to undertake this process
  • A current flu vaccination and be prepared to meet this annual requirement

About Us:

At Uniting AgeWell we promote and support our people to be their BEST and give their BEST so they can help our communities to live well with choice and peace of mind.  This is underpinned by our Values and Customer Promise and Charter.

  • Be a part of a values based organisation
  • Work in your local community and make a difference to the lives of our residents
  • Career pathways, education and training opportunities
  • Benefits, including salary packaging
  • A mandatory annual flu vaccination is provided

Our story:

At Uniting AgeWell (UA), our focus is on supporting older people to experience a sense of wellbeing, choice and independence in their lives, to feel valued members of their community and to have easy access to the community or residential services they need to live the life they want. With a range of services in many locations in Victoria and Tasmania, our 2,900 staff and 600 volunteer staff are committed to high quality services and care.

If you are inspired to make a positive difference and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please complete your online application.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Selection Criteria
  • Essential : Are you willing to meet the requirement for a mandatory annual flu vaccination?
  • Essential : Please outline your experience and knowledge of aged care.
  • Essential : Please describe your experience in delivering activities program in an aged care setting.
  • Essential : Do you have a Certificate IV in either Leisure and Lifestyle, Aged Care or Allied Health?
Position Description
Lifestyle Coordinator PD FINAL 19012021.pdf
Application Guide

Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.

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