Lifestyle and Wellbeing Officer Anglican Care

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Opportunity: 

At Anglican Care we believe in enhancing the lives of ageing people. As a Lifestyle and Wellbeing Officer, you will have the opportunity to do this every day. This role offers the flexibility to work between 7am & 6pm weekdays or weekends at our Kilpatrick Court facility in Toronto.

 

Why Work for us? 

Our teams are the heart of what we do here at Newcastle Anglican. As a part of the team, you have access to the following great benefits: 

  • Salary Package a range of everyday living expenses (Mortgage, Rent and Bills), up to $611/fortnight.
  • Career and development opportunities
  • Flexible working options (including compressed week, RDO’s & 9-day fortnights)
  • 14 weeks paid maternity leave or 3 weeks paid parental pay.
  • Give back to the community and the people we support.
  • Access to Fitness Passport (over 300+gyms)
  • Free access to our corporate Employee Assistance Program
  • 40% off Anglican school enrolment fees

 

Role & Responsibilities:   

  • Plan, conduct and evaluate a varied Lifestyle and Wellbeing programs to cater for the individual needs of consumers in accordance with the Aged Care Standards and policies and procedures of Anglican Care.
  • Liaise with the Lifestyle & Wellbeing Team Leader/ Lifestyle & Wellbeing Coordinator and Lifestyle Wellbeing and Diversity Manager to assess and evaluate Resident needs and program goals.
  • Provide a varied lifestyle and wellbeing program that helps to maintain and promote the physical, mental, social, spiritual, creative and psychological wellbeing of consumers
  • Provide opportunities for consumers to participate in activities, which promote personal fulfilment and enhance their decision-making skills.
  • Supporting consumers participating in Anglican Care’s Directed Actions Response Team (DART)- Non Pharmacological interventions for residents suffering from Dementia or Dementia related illness.
  • To be an effective member of the care team

About you? 

  • Certificate IV in Leisure and Health or currently enrolled
  • Proven ability to deliver person centre care that respects the dignity and worth of the individual. 
  • Able to work effectively as an individual and as part of a team 
  • Willingness to complete National Police Check (Newcastle Anglican will consider the relevance of any reported outcomes) 
  • Hold NDISWC or willing to obtain

 

Who we are? 

The Anglican Diocese of Newcastle (Newcastle Anglican) is the overarching body for some well-known Hunter and Central Coast organisations – Anglican Care, Samaritans, Newcastle Anglican Schools Corporation and Anglican parishes working primarily in the Hunter and Central Coast regions of New South Wales. 

For more information visit www.newcastleanglican.org.au or email [email protected]  

 

What are you waiting for? Apply now!