Activities Assistant

Listed 13 days Ago
Heritage Lifecare Ltd

An exciting opportunity to join our dedicated team as a Permanent Full-Time Activities Assistant has arisen at Clutha Views Lifecare, Balclutha.

We are Heritage

At Heritage Lifecare, we provide residential aged care services and facilities throughout New Zealand to over 2,500 people.  As a trusted aged care provider, our successful growth has stemmed from the ability to nurture and grow environments that feel like home – promoting inclusion, interaction and strong community values. Respecting individuals, both residents and staff, is the foundation stone on which Heritage Lifecare has been built.

Why work anywhere else

Clutha Views Lifecare is a 72-bed care home and hospital with an 8-unit village. We are located in the picturesque South Otago town of Balclutha, which is a great place to work, live and raise a family. You can escape the city, whilst only being an hour away from Dunedin. It’s an attractive lifestyle, with beautiful nearby lakes, ski fields, scenic coastal routes, affordable housing, and many great amenities -including schools and recreational facilities. Why would you want to work anywhere else?

The Opportunity

Our Activities Coordinators are responsible for developing and organising event and activity programmes. These programmes positively contribute to the health and wellbeing of our Clutha Views Lifecare residents, ensuring they enjoy a better everyday. We only want the best for our clients, which is why we are seeking a creative, enthusiastic and well-organised professional. This is an opportunity to work in an environment where we value career pathways and positive work ethics. 

Applicants should have the following:

  • A proven record of developing activities and organising events
  • Experience working in a team environment
  • Excellent people skills
  • Availability for AM, PM and Weekend shift-work
  • A full and clean driver’s license
  • Eligibility to work in New Zealand

If you want to work for one of New Zealand’s largest and most progressive aged care employers, we would like to hear from you.

We review applications once received. Hence, interviews could take place before the closing date of this advertisement. If this role appeals to you, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible to increase your chance of an interview.

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