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Wellness Coordinator |Kellyville

  • Kellyville, NSW, Australia, 2155
  • Permanent Full-Time

• Permanent full-time opportunity
• Luxury retirement village based in Kellyville
• Great opportunity to join a supportive industry leader

Based in Kellyville, BaptistCare’s Gracewood Retirement Village is seeking a passionate Wellness Coordinator to join the team on a permanent full-time basis.

About the Role:

Reporting to the Village Manager, you will be responsible for providing effective assessment and planning to coordinate and support residents access to services to improve their independence, well-being and achieve their goals in life.

If you are passionate about coordinating integrated services that empower residents to live life their way, we would love to hear from you!

Key responsibilities (not limited to):

• Identifying the individual support needs, including the goals, strengths and vulnerabilities of residents
• Developing support plans to coordinate access to services for residents
• Create an environment that fosters resident’s participation and well-being
• Maintain and provide regular information/feedback to Village Manager of potential changes to resident’s situation
• Participate in leisure and recreational activities in relation to community inclusion as required by the Village Manager
• Establish and maintain a network with community and local service organisations, volunteer associations, and other appropriate community groups
• Promotes & coordinates team workplace innovation, change and continuous improvement activities.

About you:

• Min 3 years’ experience in Retirement Living, Residential Care, Community Services, Home Care or a related discipline
• Demonstrated ability to facilitate the provision of effective and individualised support and information to achieve positive outcomes for residents
• High level negotiation skills and ability to liaise with key stakeholders
• An attentive listener with excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Team player with excellent interpersonal skills and witty sense of humour
• Tenacity, tolerance, empathy and patience with seniors 
• NSW Driver’s Licence
• Demonstrated understanding and appreciation of Baptist Care’s Christian identity and ability to promote the organisation’s values through interactions at work.

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.

We offer a competitive remuneration plus salary packaging with Not-for-profit (NFP) tax-free component, access to family/friends benefits like employee wellness programs, excellent online learning support and great team culture - just to name a few of our great benefits!

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.

BaptistCare – Transforming lives by expressing the love of Christ

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