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Lifestyle Assistant

  • Essendon, VIC, Australia, 3040
  • Full Time

LIFESTYLE ASSISTANT | ARCARE ESSENDON

  • Five-star aged care. We believe relationships change lives!
  • Full Time Position
  • Make a difference to the lives of others

About the role
This role is suitable for a creative Lifestyle Assistant who has a passion for lifestyle, who can run group activities whilst also assisting with personal care of clients if required. Come and spend time with our clients in designing and facilitating amazing and creative life experiences.

You will be responsible for leading our carers and volunteer team, to lead them in providing quality personal, social, and emotional care and support to clients in accordance with Arcare's Values. You will be responsible for creating and ensuring that lifestyle programs are run according to the changing needs of our clients.

Company
Arcare is a proudly family-owned aged care business that now has over 40 residences throughout Victoria, Queensland, and New South Wales. Arcare has a relationship focused approach that ensures that the relationships between clients, employees, volunteers, and family members are valued.  This approach has been praised and celebrated by leading aged care experts as being at the forefront of elder care globally. 

Skills & Experience

  • Current Police Check or willing to obtain
  • Certificate III/IV Aged Care/Individual Support/ Leisure & Lifestyle or equivalent
  • Experience in Aged Care/Health Care
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience in the development, implementation, and evaluation of innovative lifestyle events
  • Ability to involve community, relatives, team members and volunteers
  • Develop strategies to increase client participation
  • Ensure all events run smoothly and to budget while meeting expectation of clients
  • The capacity to work well autonomously and be a team player  
  • A pro-active and energetic self-starter with a strong customer service focus

Culture
Arcare is a family owned business therefore open and respectful relationships is the most important thing that we do. We believe that through sharing our stories and ourselves we are able to recognize and celebrate the uniqueness of every person. Arcare is also very committed to nurturing people, new ideas and personal growth by remaining flexible and open to possibilities.

Benefits

  • Supportive, friendly, and caring organisation
  • Family owned business
  • Training & educational opportunities
  • Senses Framework to ensure staff are supported in personally meaningful goals  

Apply
If you believe you have the skills, values, and expertise to deliver the role of a Lifestyle Assistant please visit our website – www.arcare.com.au/careers and follow the link to apply.

All applicants are required to undergo a National Police Record Check.

Due to the high volume of applications only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

All successful applicants will be required to be fully vaccinated against Covid as an inherent requirement of the role.

Arcare is a smoke free site & an equal opportunity employer.

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