Lifestyle and Community Coordinator

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About the Home
Bupa Woodville is a modern care home located on Woodville Road where you’ll be close to the local community with schools, parks, churches and cafes nearby. It consists of 108 beds, with various care units. Our primary goal is placing our focus on the health, lifestyle and well-being of our residents.


About the Role

As the Lifestyle & Wellbeing Coordinator, you will be responsible for overseeing the delivery of Person-First Leisure and Lifestyle Programs in our homes.

You will manage a team of recreational activity officers responsible for promoting emotional and physical rehabilitation through person-first recreational activities that promote holistic wellbeing, including providing residents with quality care, and actively supporting them to maintain the skill level, independence and mobility and proving respite support to their family/carers.

In addition to overseeing the Person-First Leisure and Lifestyle Program and the team of recreational activity officers, you will be required to perform the role of the Recreational Activity Officer, alongside the Activity Officers within the care home.


Duties

  • Manage all Recreational Activities Officers with excellent team leadership
  • Provide residents with quality care and actively supporting them to maintain their skill levels, independence and mobility and providing respite support to their family/carers
  • Work collaboratively with other team members to effective plan and organise all recreational activity programs
  • Ensure individual resident’s needs, values, spiritual and cultural preferences are taken into account when providing recreational care
  • Complete documented assessments which determine and clearly state capabilities, needs and problems
  • Comply with infection control and work health and safety standards


Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience gained in a similar role
  • 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


Culture

We reward our people and celebrate their success. From providing initiatives that develop careers to looking after our people’s health, wellbeing and futures. We can’t think of a better reason to come to work every day than knowing we take the time to care about what’s important to you and your life beyond Bupa.


How to Apply

Click Apply to be taken to our online application process. As part of your application you will be asked to complete pre-employment checks.

Bupa Villages and Aged Care is a NDIS approved provider. As part of the NDIS scheme, employees working within a NDIS facility, in a risk assessed role, must have a completed NDIS check. This is part of compliance and needs to be completed prior to commencement – successful applicants will have this cost reimbursed upon commencement.


IMPORTANT: All aged care workers must be vaccinated against seasonal influenza, and have the relevant COVID and Booster vaccinations in line with State legislation. Evidence of these vaccinations will be required prior to commencement.

To learn more about working at Bupa please visit our website: www.bupa.com.au/careers

Our people reflect the diversity of our community. At Bupa, your wellbeing, identity and own story is respected and valued.

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