Permanent full time roleAged CarePt Chevalier location in a beautiful modern new facilityFree onsite parkingAn exciting opportunity has become available for an Activities Coordinator to join the team at Ivan Ward Centre, Selwyn Village in Pt Chevalier.
The Ivan Ward Centre at Selwyn Village is home to 90 residents in seven 'households' with each household functioning just like home, with its own living room, open plan kitchen and a large balcony for relaxing, where Whanau and friends can visit and help to care for their loved ones.
We currently have following vacancy available : Sunday to Thursday 0800-1615 38.75hrs weekThe RoleWorking alongside the in-house Diversional Therapist, this position is responsible for enhancing the quality of life of our residents by providing a balanced and varied programme of activities.
In consultation with the DT you will participate in the creation of the monthly programme, ensuring it meets the needs, interests and abilities of our residents with understanding, dignity and respect.
To be considered for this role, you must have : Proven experience in an activities role or a caregivers role within Aged CareEmpathy for the elderlyThe ability to motivate, encourage and understand the varied needs of our residentsA creative and fun' personality as well as being mature, sensible and cooperativeExcellent communication and good computer skillsA current full New Zealand drivers licenseThe Selwyn Foundation is one of New Zealand's largest charitable provider of services to people over 65.
This role represents a great opportunity to work in a professional, growing organisation, where you can make a real difference to the lives of our Elders.
If you want to be part of an organisation that is transforming aged care and is a reputable provider of residential services with a friendly and supportive working environment, then apply now!