Activities Assistant

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Heritage Life Care - Tauranga - Bay of Plenty

We are Heritage

At Heritage Lifecare, we provide residential aged care services and facilities throughout New Zealand. As a trusted aged care provider, our successful growth has stemmed from the ability to nurture and grow environments that feel like home – promoting inclusion, interaction and strong community values. Respecting individuals, both residents and staff, is the foundation stone on which Heritage Lifecare has been built.

Why work anywhere else

Hodgson House Lifecare is a 64-bed care home and hospital with a 27-unit village. We are located centrally on beautiful Botanical Road in one of New Zealand’s most exciting and progressive cities - Tauranga. Have a great pace of life with beautiful nearby beaches, a lovely warm climate, and many great amenities close by - including cafes, transport, the hospital and schools. Why would you want to work anywhere else?


The Opportunity

Our Activities Assistants are responsible for developing and organising event and activity programmes. These programmes positively contribute to the health and wellbeing of our Hodgson House residents, ensuring they enjoy a better everyday. We only want the best for our clients, which is why we are seeking a creative, enthusiastic and well-organised professional. This is an opportunity to work in an environment where we value career pathways and positive work ethics.

Applicants should have the following:

  • A proven record of developing activities and organising events
  • Experience working in a team environment
  • Excellent people skills
  • Availability for part time cover for sickness and annual leave
  • A full and clean driver’s license
  • Eligibility to work in New Zealand

If you want to work for one of New Zealand’s largest and most progressive aged care employers, we would like to hear from you. A position description is available here.

We review applications once received. Hence, interviews could take place before the closing date of this advertisement. If this role appeals to you, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible to increase your chance of an interview.