Therapy and Leisure Partner 2017-08-10T14:19:58+00:00
Casual- RockinghamBaptistcare is one of WA’s largest not-for-profit providers of residential care, at home services, retirement living and disability services, supporting individuals and communities in metro and regional areas for over 40 years, and employs over 1,500 staff.Baptistcare operates 14 residential care facilities in the Perth metro area and regional WA. All facilities provide the highest possible standard of care, offering a wide range of services to our aged care residents. As a Baptistcare employee, you will have access to the highest quality training and development for your career.Working under the direction of the Lifestyle Coordinator, the Therapy and Leisure Partner is responsible for the person-centered implementation of leisure, lifestyle and therapy activities with the residents at our Aged Care Facility.  You will also work closely with the Occupational Therapist &/or Physiotherapist to deliver quality therapeutic interventions with our residents including the preparation, application and evaluation of programs and activities.You will have a Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance or equivalent or be working towards one. Effective communication skills and the ability to understand the needs of people with dementia in relation to leisure and therapeutic activities are essential. Australia - WA Perth Rockingham & Kwinana

Therapy and Leisure Partner

Casual- Rockingham

Baptistcare is one of WA?s largest not-for-profit providers of residential care, at home services, retirement living and disability services, supporting individuals and communities in metro and regional areas for over 40 years, and employs over 1,500 staff.

Baptistcare operates 14 residential care facilities in the Perth metro area and regional WA. All facilities provide the highest possible standard of care, offering a wide range of services to our aged care residents. As a Baptistcare employee, you will have access to the highest quality training and development for your career.

Working under the direction of the Lifestyle Coordinator, the Therapy and Leisure Partner is responsible for the person-centered implementation of leisure, lifestyle and therapy activities with the residents at our Aged Care Facility.  You will also work closely with the Occupational Therapist &/or Physiotherapist to deliver quality therapeutic interventions with our residents including the preparation, application and evaluation of programs and activities.

You will have a Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance or equivalent or be working towards one. Effective communication skills and the ability to understand the needs of people with dementia in relation to leisure and therapeutic activities are essential.

By joining the team at Baptistcare you will receive first class training and development opportunities, paid parental leave, discounts on health insurance and banking products and have access to an Employee Assistance Program. We also offer Salary Packaging to all eligible employees.

To apply for this position please click on apply.

For further information contact the People and Culture Team on (08) 9282 8667. Baptistcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer supporting Diversity in the workplace.