Activities Assistant

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Heritage Life Care - Te Puke - Bay of Plenty

We are Heritage

At Heritage Lifecare, we provide residential aged care services and facilities throughout New Zealand to over 2,500 people.  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

Carter House Lifecare is a 65-bed rest home, hospital and dementia facility situated in Te Puke. Situated in the heart of the Bay of Plenty, Te Puke certainly has plenty to offer. Well known for its plentiful fruit cultivation and excellent walking tracks, Te Puke has a great sense of friendly, small town living, whilst being a stone’s throw from Tauranga for that city feel. Enjoy a great pace of life, with a short commute, affordable housing in welcoming communities, and many great amenities. Why would you want to work anywhere else?

The Opportunity

The Activities Assistant is a hands-on role responsible for helping our residents at Carter House Lifecare enjoy a better everyday. We only want the best for our clients and are seeking an exciting, caring, empathetic professional. This is an opportunity to work in an environment where career pathways and positive work ethics are important.

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 shift-work (AM, PM and Weekends) – three days per week
  • A full and clean driver’s license
  • Experience in the aged care industry advantageous but not essential

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, we would love to hear from you. Please provide a CV, covering letter and completed application form.

Applications will be reviewed as they come in and interviews may be held before the closing date of this advert, so please, if you are interested get your application in as soon as possible to increase your chances.

Please note: to be eligible for this position you must have a legal right to work in New Zealand and be prepared to undergo a police vetting procedure.

Applications close 15 Jun 2019