Activity and Lifestyle Coordinator

  • Company:
    Ryman Healthcare
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    7 hours ago
  • Category:

Are you a creative and caring person who loves to help and motivate others? Charles Upham Retirement Village in Rangiora has an opportunity for you!

  • Creative, varied and rewarding work
  • Fun, friendly and supportive team environment
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities 
  • About Ryman Retirement Villages

    Ryman Healthcare’s Charles Upham Retirement Village has a strong family and community focus. With a welcoming atmosphere, our village is filled with people who enjoy living and working here. Everything we do has to be good enough for mum, and our team love putting smiles on our resident’s faces. 

    About the Role

    We have an exciting opportunity to join our supportive team as an Activity and Lifestyle Coordinator in our Dementia Unit. This is a full-time positionworking Sunday to Thursday, 0930 to 1800.

    For this position you will need to have a full drivers license and be comfortable driving a manual van. 

    In this role you will:

  • Plan and implement a programme of recreational, diversional, social and craft activities for residents
  • Promote happiness, wellbeing and quality of life for all residents 
  • Work closely with, and support your colleagues 
  • About You

    To thrive in our supportive and caring environment you will have: 

  • Strong empathy and patience with elderly residents
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • A reliable, friendly and professional manner 
  • Have experience in dementia care
  • A diversional Therapist qualification is preferable. 
  • Benefits of working at a Ryman Village

  • Fun, friendly and supportive team environment
  • Certainty of hours through fixed rosters
  • Work in a beautiful, resort style village
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression
  • Ryman Team Benefits Card with discounts from a range of suppliers and retailers
  • We’d also love you to have experience working in Aged care but that’s not essential. 

    If you are interested in working for a company with a clear purpose that are committed to safety, kindness and developing our people we would love to hear from you.