Leisure & Lifestyle Coordinator

Job Title: Leisure & Lifestyle Coordinator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle, New South Wales
Industry: Allied Health
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date:
Reference: AC16_1579230584
Contact Name: Permanent Team
Contact Email:
Job Published: Jan 17, 2020

Job Description

Tradewind Australia works across the Aged Care sector in partnership with providers of services to the Australian Communities. We recruit for a range of disciplines on behalf of Not for Profit, private and government organisations.

We are presently working with a well respected Not for Profit organisation who are dedicated to supporting residents with culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Leisure & Lifestyle Coordinator to join their friendly and supportive team at their medium-sized facility, located in Newcastle.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the development, implementation, evaluation and continuous improvement of leisure and lifestyle programs.
  • Oversee the Leisure & Lifestyle team to ensure a variety of programs are provided to residents which promote physical and mental rehabilitation through brain-stimulating activities.
  • Ensuring accurate documentation and standards are maintained.

Prerequisites required for the role:

  • Qualifications in Leisure & Lifestyle or formal training in diversional therapy, recreation or relevant discipline.
  • Demonstrated empathy for the needs of the individual care recipients.
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills.
  • Experience in a similar role in an aged care setting.

This is a full-time permanent role offering a competitive remuneration including salary packaging. This organisation offers training and development opportunities.

To Apply

Please send your resume and cover letter to Liz Martin - or for a confidential conversation call Liz on 03 9088 7025.

People with a lived experience of disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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