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Lifestyle Officer | Wyee NSW

  • Wyee, NSW, Australia, 2259
  • Permanent Part-Time

About Us:

BaptistCare support thousands of people across 75 locations in NSW and the ACT. From humble beginnings in 1944, BaptistCare has grown into one of the nation’s most respected care and community services providers.


About BaptistCare Bethshan Gardens Aged Care Facility

Wyee is a picturesque town in the Lake Macquarie region of New South Wales, surrounded by lakes, close to beaches and near the Sydney-Newcastle Freeway. Bethshan Gardens consists of 134 beds.

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.

Both positions available include: 

  • Both Monday and Friday, and alternate Thursday (5 shifts per fortnight = 33hrs per fortnight)
  • Three days per fortnight = 18hrs
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    About you

    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 essential.

    Previous experience in an aged care setting along with understanding of work health and safety practices will be an advantage.

    Please note: Anyone visiting a residential home is required to have an up-to-date Covid19 vaccination.

    Our Culture

    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 differenceOur 4000 staff are our most important resource and we take you and your career seriouslyWe want to provide you with a working environment and culture that supports you in your career journey and growth.

    Benefits

    • Access to in-house and online training programs
    • Supportive, positive team environment
    • Access to family friendly benefits like our wellness programs

    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.

    To find out more, call Colbi today on 02 4357 4111.

    Successful applications will be subject to a variety of background checks including police background check via our online police check system.

    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