Auckland City, AucklandFull-time, PermanentAre you a creative and caring person who loves to help and motivate others? Bruce McLaren Retirement Village in Howick, Auckland has an opportunity for you!Creative, varied and rewarding workPromote happiness, wellbeing and quality of life for all residentsOngoing training and development opportunitiesAbout Ryman Retirement VillagesRyman Healthcare's Bruce McLaren Retirement Village has a strong family and community focus.
With a welcoming atmosphere, our village is filled with people who enjoy living and working here. Everything we do has to be good enough for mum, and our team love putting smiles on our resident's faces.
About the RoleWe have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and confident Activity and Lifestyle Coordinator. This is a full-time position working Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 0930-1600 and Thursday 0930-1730.
For this position you will need to have a full driver's license and be comfortable driving a manual van.In this role you will : Plan and implement a programme of recreational, diversional, social and craft activities for residentsPromote happiness, wellbeing and quality of life for all residentsWork closely with, and support your colleaguesAbout YouTo thrive in our supportive and caring environment you will have : Previous experience organising and running eventsBe confident and charismatic as relationship building is crucial for this roleHave an array of local community networksStrong empathy and patience with elderly residentsOutstanding communication skillsA reliable, friendly and professional mannerBenefits of working at a Ryman VillageFun, friendly and supportive team environmentCertainty of hours through fixed rostersWork in a beautiful, resort style villageOpportunities for professional development and career progressionRyman Team Benefits Card with discounts from a range of suppliers and retailersWe'd also love you to have experience working in Aged care but that's not essential.
If you are interested in working for a company with a clear purpose that are committed to safety, kindness and developing our people we would love to hear from you.