Resident Lifestyle Officer - Alfred Carson

Job No: Aegis1094
Location: Claremont

Welcome to Aegis

 

Aegis has been providing quality care services to West Australians for over 30 years. We are committed to providing excellence through imagination and innovation, providing a quality life for those who live in one of our 28 residences.

We are committed to supporting our employees who provide a high standard of care to our residents and their families. As members of the Aegis team, we collectively hold these values as paramount:

  • Positive Contribution
  • Respect for ourselves and each other
  • Integrity in our decisions and actions
  • Dignity is a right of every person
  • Excellence in everything we do.

 

While working at Aegis, we will provide you with a range of benefits including:

  • competitive rates of pay;
  • ongoing training and opportunities for development and career growth;
  • employee discounts from a number of trusted businesses;
  • contributions towards your professional development.

 

Location

Located in the heart of the Claremont community, Aegis Alfred Carson provides quality care and services for up to 90 residents in a modern and homely living environment.

 

About The Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate and self-driven individual to join the team as a Resident Lifestyle Officer.  This is a Monday to Friday Full time role.

As an important part of the care and lifestyle team, you will:

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive, meaningful and enjoyable lifestyle program.
  • Coordinate, supervise and participate in the daily delivery of lifestyle and therapy programs under the direction of the Facility Manager and Occupational Therapist.
  • Contribute to the admission process by promoting the Facility’s lifestyle programs to potential new residents.
  • Greet the resident on arrival, assists with settling into their room and orientation to the facility.
  • Manage lifestyle programs including intergenerational activities, bookings of activities and bus trips.
  • Organise resident and relative meetings.
  • Ensure Excellence in Dining principles are upheld by staff delivering Dining services.
  • Coordinate volunteers.

 

About You

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Strong organisational and time management skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and coach staff to deliver quality lifestyle and therapy activities.
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills.
  • Able to work both independently and within a team environment.
  • Hold a genuine interest in working with older people.

 

Essential Requirements

  • A Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance or equivalent/higher or experience.
  • Proven experience in the coordination of enjoyable lifestyle programs in aged care.
  • At least 1 year experience in aged care (preferred).
  • Experience in Hospitality (preferred).
  • Full Australian working rights and able to pass a national police clearance.

 

How To Apply

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