Aged Care Lifestyle Coordinator

Anzac Lodge Nursing Home is a well established 120 bed aged care facility in Coburg North. It is a modern yet home-like facility with an excellent work environment. Many residents are from an Italian speaking background.

An exciting full time opportunity now exists for a Lifestyle Coordinator who has had at least 3 years in this same role and a minimum of a Cert 4 in Lifestyle & Leisure. You should have had previous experience in leading a team lifestyle staff in a facility of at least 60 beds or greater. Prior experience in successfully meeting the requirements of unannounced visits from the Dept of Health and spearheading accreditation preparation. 

Your role would include ensuring documentation is up to date eg. care plans and design and implementing a dynamic and culturally appropriate lifestyle program that helps promote the best possible quality of life for the resident.

  • The hours are generally 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

The success candidate should possess the following skills:

  • Computer literacy as all documentation will be electronically based. You will be required to complete a computer typing test should you be successful in securing an interview.
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Other skills like art therapy, ability to play musical instruments, skilled in Dementia behavioural management
  • Ability to speak Italian is an advantage
  • A national Australian police check of less than 3 years old
  • Unlimited work restrictions in Australia

If you believe that you meet the above criteria, apply now!