Overview

Are you a Lifestyle Assistant looking for a new opportunity? Come join our team at Edgecliff and enjoy a rewarding opportunity to develop and run activities tailored to the needs of each of our residents to improve their quality of life.

You will need :
Cert IV or Diploma in Leisure & Health (or equivalent qualification) – essential;
Previous experience in a similar role within Aged Care (preferred);
Previous experience with dementia clients, developing individual programs focusing on person centred care;
Excellent communication skills and passion for working with the elderly;
The ability to work with minimal supervision;
A current National Police Certificate and flu vaccination.

Our benefits (include):
Salary packing benefits to reduce tax and increase take home pay;
Opportunity to work for the nation’s largest Catholic not-for-profit health and aged care provider, with a rapidly growing and progressive vision;
A friendly team environment with a great community care spirit;
Ability to visibly see your impact on the business and its service;
Free uniforms and ongoing training and support.

St Vincent’s Care Services (SVCS) is a leading Catholic provider of Aged Care Services in Australia. SVCS offers quality residential, community and independent living services through 20 facilities with locations in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. St Vincent’s has been providing health care in Australia for more than 155 years. The legacy entrusted to us by the Sisters of Charity and their Founder, Mary Aikenhead continues to inspire the service provided to our residents in a caring, friendly atmosphere, underpinned by our values of Compassion, Justice, Integrity and Excellence.

At St Vincent’s we acknowledge the importance of creating a work environment that is welcoming, safe, equitable and inclusive for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Employees. As part of our Commitment to Reconciliation and Closing the Gap in employment related outcomes, we encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples. For further information, visit https ://www.svha.org.au/about-us/reconciliation or get in contact at indigenouscareers@svha.org.au

Interested? Apply Now!

Position Description and Critical Job Demands Checklist:Review the following documents:
JR116024_Lifestyle Assistant PD- Updated.pdf

Contact Details:
Leona Stojak

Alternate Contact:
Closing Date:
25 February 2021 11:59pm

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