Activity Assistant

Listed 13 days Ago

Activity Assistant 

  • Mosgiel, Dunedin
  • Part-time Permanent - 12 hours/week

Make a difference to the well-being of older people.

You will work under the direction of the Activities Co-Ordinator to support and provide meaningful activities that enhance personal dignity, quality of life, independence and connectedness for each resident. We have 33 residents living at Taieri Court, Mosgiel at Rest Home Level Care.

You will be working 12 hours per week. These hours will be worked 2 days per week from 1.30 – 4.30pm and Friday 9.30am – 4pm.

About You

We would love you to have the following:

  • A full drivers licence
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Interpersonal skills including relationship building and advocacy skills 
  • Good communication skills
  • A sense of humor/bright and bubbly
  • Initiative and creativity 

Preferably, you will have previous experience interacting with older people, however full support will be given.

About Us

 An Enliven home, Taieri Court has 33 residents who are supported at rest home level.  Presbyterian Support Otago is a Charitable Trust established in 1906, and is a leading provider of aged care, retirement living and social services to the people of Otago and the wider South Island. With over 800 staff and 500 volunteers, we operate a highly regarded network of 8 care homes across Otago and we provide many other community-based social support programmes. 


For further information please contact Mary McKay, Manager of Taieri Court, on 03-489 6044

To apply click "Apply"/"Apply Now". Applications close on 24 December 2021.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received and this job vacancy could close prior to the above closing date.

If you have difficulty applying, please email or phone 03 470 0842. Please note will not be accepting applications via email.

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