- Dynamic not-for-profit organisation
- Casual Position
- Salary Packaging options available
For 50 years, Southern Cross Care has been providing quality aged care and retirement living services to our community. We're guided by our values of care, communication, creativity and teamwork, and we want people who share these values to join our team.
About the role
Right now we're looking for a qualified and dedicated Wellness and Lifestyle Coordinator to join our Care Support Team on a casual basis.
The Wellness and Lifestyle Coordinator is responsible for delivering high quality Wellness and Lifestyle services that empower and support customers to engage in meaningful activities. This is a professional, leadership role with the aim to support and enable residents to maximise their independence and improve and maintain their health, wellness and quality of life.
The Wellness and Lifestyle Coordinator will support and coordinate staff, volunteers and students to deliver meaningful lifestyle activities and projects. You will employ best practice evidence based tools in health promotion, person centred care and healthy ageing to manage lifestyle programs. You will implement organisational projects to improve resident outcomes as directed by the central Wellness and Lifestyle team.
This position will also require travel between various Southern Cross Care sites and a flexible fortnightly roster.
For further details regarding the scope of the role, please refer to the attached job description.
You will be passionate about healthy ageing and creating an environment that will promote quality of life for our residents. You will have a strong customer service focus with experience in undertaking regular consultation with older people and their families, setting goals and tailoring wellness and lifestyle programs to suit each customer's need. You will have a Diploma in Leisure and Lifestyle, Dementia Care, or similar.
This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with the capacity to deliver exceptional customer service, planning and sound decision-making within a person-centred care environment to join us and provide leadership and drive development opportunities within our team. You will be required to maintain your professional skills and service in accordance with organisational policies and procedures.
About this opportunity
This is a rare opportunity to join a dynamic, not-for-profit organisation and help create a better future for you and your community.
You will enjoy flexible shifts and working arrangements, exceptional learning and development opportunities, and salary packaging benefits that will help you to maximise your take-home pay. You will also be working with a friendly and inclusive team that genuinely cares about you.
With our organisation growing to meet the needs and exceed the expectations of our community, there’s never been a better time to join the Southern Cross Care team.
All Southern Cross Care employees are required to hold a current National Police Clearance for the purpose of employment in Aged Care.
For questions or enquiries about this role please contact
Laura Burke on 0478 408 715
Please note - this is an Expression of Interest at this stage