Leisure and Lifestyle Assistant
Advertiser: St Joseph's Home, Little Sisters of The Poor, NorthcoteMore jobs from this company
- Job Listing Date
- 7 Nov 2019
- Melbourne, Northern Suburbs
- Work Type
- Part Time
- Healthcare & Medical, Nursing - Aged Care
The Little Sisters of the Poor St Joseph's home have a part time permanent opportunity available for an experienced Lifestyle Assistant within our Aged care facility in Northcote.
Little Sisters of the Poor is a warm, compassionate and caring organisation with a unique history dated back to 1839 dedicated to enriching the lives of our residents..
Essential : Cert III in Aged Care Work (CHC30212)
Current Senior First Aid Certificate (HLTFA311A)
Current Driver’s License - Class C – Car
Desirable: Cert IV in Aged Care Work (CHC40108) or equivalent
Cert IV in Leisure and Health (CHC40608) or equivalent
Current Driver’s License – Class LR: Light Rigid
Required Experience, Knowledge and Skills:
Experience: Experience of working in an aged care setting is desirable
Knowledge: Knowledge of the aged care sector
Understanding of the ageing process and caring for older people and understanding of the principles of continuous quality improvement
Skills: Effective communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work confidentially in a sensitive environment
Ability to plan work and establish appropriate priorities
Basic problem solving skills
Ability to write, read and interpret workplace related documents
Ability to assist in the planning, implementation and evaluation of leisure and recreational activities suitable for older people, especially for those with dementia and related conditions.
Please send all your enquiries and resume to HR Department at email@example.com by November 21, 2019.
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