Lifestyle Team leader

Lifestyle Team Leader
Location: Eurobodalla Region
Classification: Part Time/ Full Time
Applications Close: 4 June 2023

IRT is investing in our leadership capability creating an exciting opportunity for a Lifestyle Team Leader to lead the design, planning, delivery and assessment of activity and lifestyle programs for our residents. 

We’re looking to appoint interested an enthusiastic individuals to work in our Eurobodalla region:

  • IRT Crown Gardens & Moruya:  Full Time (multiple site role)
  • IRT Dalmeny: Permanent Part time role with minimum 30.4 hours per week

Your work will include:

  • Leading, mentoring and supervising Lifestyle Officers, including reviewing performance 
  • Coordination of onsite volunteers 
  • Liaising with internal shared service teams & external services and community groups
  • Responding to employee, resident and client concerns in line with IRT’s complaints management policy (commence workplace conduct investigations as required)
  • Participating in Accreditation processes including preparation and site visits
  • Ensuring the management and delivery of the lifestyle program meets compliance standards and is in line with IRT policy
  • Participating in the recruitment, selection and orientation of team members in line with IRT’s policies and procedures 

Benefits for you:

  • Competitive pay and more cash in your pocket (less tax) with not-for-profit salary packaging
  • Birthday leave - relax and take a day off on us!
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Free counselling via Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and staff wellness programs
  • Uniform provided

To be successful you will have:

  • Certificate IV in Leisure and Lifestyle 
  • Certificate IV in Leadership & Management (or willingness to obtain)
  • Proven experience in a similar role
  • Sound verbal, written, presentation, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving, negotiating and organisational skills 
  • Ability to plan and prioritise own work and/or work of others to meet deadlines
  • Demonstrated understanding of the Aged Care Quality Standards

About IRT
At IRT, we have been caring for older Australians for over 50 years, providing aged care, home care and retirement living solutions to more than 9000 customers in NSW, the ACT and Queensland. 

We are proud of our culture and employ people across a diverse range of occupations, backgrounds and skills, who are passionate and committed to creating a better world for all older Australians

How to Apply: If you feel this is the right role for you, we’d love to hear from you! Simply click the “Apply now” button, fill in your details and submit. Once you apply, we’ll be in touch to discuss your application.


All successful candidates will be required to undergo pre-employment checks including reference checks, pre-employment functional assessment, current flu vaccination and a National Criminal History Check.