Permanent Part Time | Posted on February 13, 2023
We are seeking a Lifestyle Coordinator who will be responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of leisure and social opportunities in conjunction with residents, families, and other members of the healthcare team. The role would suit an experienced Lifestyle Coordinator who wants to use their passion and experience to design and implement new programs and care plans to engage and align with residents’ choices and goals. The intention of a lifestyle program is to promote independence and social connections resulting in meaningful and enriching activities to enhance the health and well-being of our residents.
The role is a permanent part time position four (4) days per week 0900 – 1500 hours.
Nurse Manager Aged & Sub-acute.
To provide high quality care in an environment in which the organisation can flourish
To be considered the most highly valued provider of community and individual wellbeing
A passion and commitment for what we do
Professionalism, respect for all and a commitment to diversity and social inclusion
A commitment to quality and continuous improvement
Enthusiasm in working together for a common goal to meet the changing needs of our community
Neerim Health (NH) is a regional provider of health services located in the Shire of Baw Baw, located approximately 100km east of Melbourne. The NH has 25 Aged Care and 8 Hospital beds and provides a broad range of services including acute medical and surgical, aged care and community services. The primary catchment area is the Shire of Baw Baw, although patients also present from other Local Government Areas in Gippsland and outer Melbourne.
The Lifestyle Coordinator is responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of leisure and social opportunities in conjunction with residents, families and other members of the healthcare team – this includes program and care plan development, and input into lifestyle expenditure.
The Lifestyle Coordinator will report to the Nurse Manager Aged and Sub-acute.
The Lifestyle Coordinator will be required to liaise with:
Externally: Patients and their family/carers
Internally: Nursing staff and Visiting Medical Officers
Safe Practice and Environment:
Commitment to corporate vision, mission, values and agreed critical strategies