Activities Coordinator

Listed 22 days Ago
Heritage Lifecare Ltd

 Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role

Heritage Lifecare has a rewarding opportunity available for an Activities Coordinator on a permanent part-time basis to join our dedicated team at Chiswick Park in Palmerston North.

  • Permanent Part-time | 13 hours per week | AM shift.
  • $23.61 - $28.25 per hour

As an Activities Coordinator you will be involved in the delivery of activity programs that meet residents' individual physical, spiritual, cultural, cognitive, and emotional needs. This will include the planning, organizing and delivery of activities, outings, events, and involvement in community groups. This is a truly rewarding opportunity that brings a difference into the lives of others.

  • Work together in a team to provide a safe, caring, and supportive environment for our residents.
  • Form lasting relationships with residents and their whanāu | family.
  • Adapt and support your wider team members to create a great team environment.

He pūkenga tou | Skills & Experience

  • A great team spirit with empathy and drive to make a difference in the lives of others.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to clearly communicate with residents, their families and your team members.
  • Be familiar with computers and have the ability to learn new systems.
  • The ability to work within a multiskilled team and also independently.
  • Full NZ driver's license, and confidence in driving a van.
  • Understanding of Nga Paerewa sectors standards and applying the Treaty of Waitangi standards in the workplace. 

Ngā mea e tukuna ana e tātau | What we offer our employees. 

  • The opportunity to work within a progressive environment and with an organisation that has a solid focus to ensure the delivery of respectful and caring services that is safe for residents and staff.
  • Collaborative and inclusive working environment with approachable and supportive management.
  • Focus on your professional development and career progression, providing a variety of development opportunities and support to complete qualifications.
  • Rewarded with knowing that you have made a change in the life of someone else that has made their day better.

Nau mai haere mai ki Heritage Lifecare | Welcome to Heritage Lifecare Heritage Lifecare is a trusted aged care provider to over 2,500 people, providing residential aged care services and care homes throughout New Zealand. We are driven to nurture and grow environments that feel like home by promoting inclusion, interaction, and strong community values. Our team is built on the foundation of respecting individuals, both residents and staff. We pride ourselves on creating a ‘Better every day – everyday’ for our residents.

Chiswick Park Lifecare is a 51-bed Care Home located in the city of Palmerston North. Our team comes from all around the world and are open and welcoming to people from diverse backgrounds and cultures. But we are all connected in our Heritage community by our passion for caring and empathy. Why would you want to work anywhere else?   

Tono mai | How to Apply

Please submit an online application by selecting the ‘Apply’ link.  You will be taken to our online application platform to complete an easy online application. Applicants must have the legal right to work in New Zealand.  

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