Lifestyle Team Leader

Lifestyle Team Leader
Classification: Part-Time 
Location:  Culburra

 


If you are passionate and committed to making a positive difference in the lives of older Australians, come and join our fantastic IRT team today.

 

Our Lifestyle Services aim to provide a range of social activities, events and outings to appeal to our residents, opening up opportunities to experience new connections, enjoy social activities and reduce incidences of isolation.

 

Permanent Part-Time opportunity 30 hours per week.

 

Perks:

  • Salary Packaging options available – more money in your back pocket!
  • Access to unlimited learning via our very own IRT Academy
  • Multiple career pathways
  • Birthday Leave – relax and take a day off on us!
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Wellness programs

 

What you’ll be doing: 
As a Lifestyle Team Leader, you will be responsible for the assessment, design, delivery, and evaluation of activity programs for our residents. Our programs aim to offer varied experiences, both group and individual, including those residents with dementia or special needs. You will use your experience and skills in the Aged Care sector to provide leadership and mentoring to a team of passionate and skilled Lifestyle Officers across the three Aged Care Centres. 

 

To be successful you will have: 

  • A qualification in an appropriate field such as Certificate IV Leisure and Health, Certificate IV in Aged Care
  • Experience working in the Aged Care Sector, and in supervision of staff
  • Initiative and creative flair in program development
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written 
  • High level interpersonal skills and experience liaising with employees, residents, visitors and contractors 
  • Understanding of the Aged Care Quality Standards 
  • Up-to-date knowledge of the needs of persons living with dementia
  • The ability to work as part of a team and be able to prioritise work to meet deadlines

 

To view a complete position description, CLICK HERE 

 

All successful candidates will be required to undergo pre-employment checks including reference checks, a pre-employment functional assessment, and confirmation of flu & COVID -19 vaccinations including Booster, NDIS Worker Screening Check and a National Criminal History Check.