Improving the health of our community
Girdlestone St, Ararat 3377
Delacombe Way, Willaura 3379
Garden View Court Hostel is seeking applicants for the role of Leisure and Lifestyle Coordinator. This is a maternity leave cover position (24 hours per week) to July 2024.
East Grampians Health Service is based in Ararat and Willaura (Regional Victoria) and takes its name from the magnificent mountain range that provides a backdrop to both townships. We are committed to providing quality care and services that meet the needs of the community, whilst continuously striving for improvement and aiming to lead the way in provision of health related services.
Garden View Court is a 24 bed residential aged care facility. Our aged care services focus on the individual, their family, friends and community, Individualised care is assured by identifying the Residents personal preferences and interest in all areas across the social and clinical spectrum. This facility supports residents needs in the cognition and behaviour domain with many patient having varying degrees of dementia. We have adopted the Montessori environment approach to provide purpose and stimulation through everyday activities. This approach supports our residents to live their lives to the fullest and make the most of the services we have to offer.
The Leisure and Lifestyle Coordinator will bring improved outcomes and quality of life to our residents. They will work in close contact with nursing and care staff and volunteers to provide high quality, patient centred activities. This will include scheduling, implementing, delivering and evaluating resident activities.
The successful applicant will have a qualification in (or working towards) Certificate IV in Leisure & Lifestyle or similar, capacity to work as a member of a multidisciplinary team and will be self-reliant, motivated, able to work independently and innovatively, and will be responsive in a situation where a high level of professional autonomy exists.
Appointment is subject to immunisation clearance (Including COVID-19) and current and satisfactory Employment Checks (Police and Working With Children Checks).
For more information please contact Natalie Wohlers on (03) 5352-9397.
The Position Description can be viewed and downloaded by selecting ‘Position Description’ below.
To apply please select ‘Apply online’ and complete as requested.
Please ensure you address the selection criteria, attach an up to date resume including two business referees by close of business 2 June 2023
East Grampians Health Service is an equal opportunity employer.