Diversional Therapy Advisor
Drake International
Greenlane , NZ
4d ago

Job Description

Diversional Therapy Advisor

The Company

Our client is a well- respected and long established, since 1962, aged care provider with 16 facilities across the Bay of Plenty and Auckland, with a total of approximately 900 staff and 1000 residents and a family friendly culture.

The Role :

We are looking for a Diversional Therapist Team Leader for an aged care facility based in Greenlane, with some travel out of Auckland.

This is a newly created position for someone with leadership qualities to :

  • Research current trends and practices to develop innovative and relevant activities programmes
  • Support Activities Co-ordinators and source and manage volunteers
  • Run regional cluster groups to provide mentor-ship and support to Activities Co-ordinators
  • Assist Activities Co-ordinators to establish and maintain links with community organisation and groups
  • Skills and Experience :

  • A Diversional Therapy qualification, Occupational Therapy qualification or similar
  • Significant experience working with older adults
  • Experience in training and mentoring staff
  • Compassionate and caring with empathy for older people
  • What's on Offer :

  • Great opportunities for professional development
  • Staff discounts with selected retailers
  • 10 Sick Days
  • Fully Subsidised insurance benefits
  • Free Parking
  • Opportunity to work for a company that goes over and beyond in looking after their employees
  • About us :

    Drake Medox are a well- respected Nursing Agency with nearly 40 year's experience. Working exclusively with healthcare providers, we are experts in our field and have developed long standing and valued relationships with our clients.

    If you are interested in finding out more about what this great company has to offer call Jo Gill for a confidential chat on 09 5730717

    Apply online today!!

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