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Lifestyle Officer | Queanbeyan NSW

  • Queanbeyan, NSW, Australia, 2620
  • Fixed Term Part-Time

About BaptistCare George Forbes House, Queanbeyan NSW:

George Forbes House is located in the city of Queanbeyan NSW, boasting sweeping views of the surrounding countryside and offers easy access to the nation’s capital. You will enjoy peaceful, spacious grounds, and quaint courtyards. 85 beds aged care centre with two wings are dedicated to top-quality dementia care within a secure environment.

About the role:

Maternity coverage, on part time basis 60 hours a fortnight (Monday – Friday shifts) until April 2023, potentially to be extended or to be converted into permanent position.

Duties may include

  • Work closely with the Lifestyle Coordinator in reporting, planning and presenting recreational activities
  • facilitate activities, leading group activities, care plans for clients as well as therapy assistance to improve their quality of everyday life
  • Working with each resident to continue to do the things they love

 

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience working in similar role within aged care sector
  • Certificate III in Aged Care or currently studying Certificate IV in Leisure and Health
  • A born listener, you’re genuinely caring to know and understand people
  • Have the ability to support and facilitate clients to maintain and relearn skills related to all forms of recreational activity
  • Have a great team player with excellent communication skills

Culture:

BaptistCare support thousands of people across our locations in NSW & ACT. From humble beginnings in 1944, BaptistCare has grown into one of the nation’s most respected care and community services providers. 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. You’ll hold an important role in helping our residents live their best life

How can we help?

Our team is availble Monday to Friday, from 8:00am to 6:00pm.

BaptistCare NSW/ACT corporate office, Norwest Business Park, PO Box 7626 Baulkham Hills NSW 2153, Australia