Junior Leisure and Lifestyle Assistant

Job posted: 16/07/2021
Applications close: 29/07/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 3776

Reference: 3776

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

Junior Leisure and Lifestyle Assistant

Residential Services

Junior Instructor Qualified & Unqualified

Multiple positions available

We are seeking enthusiastic Juniors to join our professional Leisure & Lifestyle team, to assist with the delivery of a meaningful Leisure and Lifestyle program to residents at Wimmera Nursing Home whilst showing empathy, kindness and respect. The successful applicants will facilitate one on one and small group activities, and assist residents and relatives to connect with each other through technology and communicate via scheduled video calls. These casual positions include working Monday to Friday after school hours with the possibility of some weekends. Please indicate your preference of hours in your application. 

Key Selection Criteria include:


  • Innovative and creative thinker

  • Ability to build repour with the residents and team and show empathy, kindness and respect

  • Ability to follow and deliver activity program in line with a Person-Centred Care Model

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

  • Ability to work as part of an inter-disciplinary team

  • Commitment to customer service and a passion to make a difference

  • Excellent verbal and written skills with competent computer skills

  • Current employee police check


  • Experience in relating to aged members of the community

  • iPad & Computer skills

Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:

  • Salary packaging,

  • Professional development and education programs,

  • Employee Assistance Program,

  • Comprehensive orientation program.

  • Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)

  • Flexible rostering

  • Opportunities for career progression

  • Free parking

This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse clinical environment and join a reputable rural health service dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.

For more information about this position view the Position Description and/or contact the person indicated below. Further information on Wimmera Health Care Group can be found on our website www.whcg.org.au or Facebook page.

Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.

Wimmera Health Care Group (WHCG) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.

WHCG encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.

Pre-employment checks: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check  prior to commencement of employment.

Junior Leisure and Lifestyle Assistant

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Daniella Bell - (03) 5362 3438

Junior Leisure and Lifestyle Assistant