Recreational Activities Officer (RAO) (O-630)

Recreational Activities Officer (RAO) (O-630)

21 May
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Cromwell Hospital
|
Donvale

21 May

Cromwell Hospital

Donvale

Job Description:



About the Care Home



Bupa Greensborough, a modern care home set in a close-knit community, located on the scenic Diamond Creek Road. Specialising in Residential Care, Respite Care, Palliative Care and Specialised Dementia Care.



About the Role



As the Recreational Activities Officer, you will put the “heart” into the home for our residents. You will drive the energy, engagement and participation of residents into a range of social, recreational and cultural activities, as well as mental health and wellbeing programs, that empower our resident's choices and independence.



Duties



- Providing residents with quality care and actively supporting them to maintain their skill levels,

independence and mobility and providing respite support to their family/carers

- Planning and organisation of all recreational activity programs

- Ensuring individual resident’s needs, values, spiritual and cultural preferences are taken into account when providing recreational care

- Completing documented assessments which determine and clearly state capabilities, needs and problems



Skills and Experience



- Minimum of a Cert IV in Leisure and Lifestyle is essential, degree level qualifications highly regarded

- Previous experience gained in a similar role

- Senior First Aid Certificate is essential

- Previous experience in caring for the elderly within an aged or community care setting

- Highly developed organisation and time management skills

- The ability to solve problems independently

- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

- An understanding of Resident Rights, Aged Care Accreditation Standards and Outcomes

- Must have a current national police certificate or be willing to complete a criminal history check



Benefits



- Work close to home in one of our many community based homes

- Flexibility across our 24/7 operations

- Generous leave provisions including 12 weeks paid parental leave

- Generous discounts on health, travel, home, car, landlords and pet insurance

- 35% discount on frames, lenses, sunglasses and accessories at Bupa Optical stores

- 10% discount at Bupa Dental clinics

- Health and wellness initiatives and discounts through Bupa SMILE program

- Discounts at Apple and Samsung

- Workplace giving and Bupa fund matching

- Internal transfer opportunities to any of our 64 homes across Australia

- Clinical learning opportunities and more through online and face to face training

The original job offer can be found in Kit Job:
https://www.kitjobau.com/job/10770154/recreational-activities-officer-rao-o-630-donvale/?utm_source=html

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