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Ryman Healthcare Limited

92 Russley Road
Christchurch, CAN, New Zealand

Phone: 0800 588 222
Web Site: www.rymanhealthcare.co.nz

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Activities Assistant/Diversional Therapist


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Title:

Activities Assistant/Diversional Therapist

Posted:

10.05.2018
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Location:

Dunedin, OTA 

Category:

Aged Care, Other Healthcare, Other Therapy

Sector:

Private

Work Type:

Part time
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Job Description:

Ryman Healthcare’s Yvette Williams Retirement Village is seeking an experienced and dedicated Activities Assistant/Diversional Therapist.  In this role you will run a programme of events for our hospital residents to enhance their emotional, social and physical wellbeing.

We have a part time position available working Sunday and Monday 0900-1600.    

 

Key skills required:

  • Diversional Therapy qualification or willing to study towards this
  • Experience running a programme of events required
  • Aged care experience
  • Knowledge of and experience with dementia
  • Empathy and patience with elderly
  • Enthusiastic and creative - ability to think outside the square!
  • Organised and efficient at managing time
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Current, clean NZ Drivers licence

 

Benefits:

  • Creative, varied and rewarding role
  • Experience and qualifications recognised with competitive rates
  • Fun, friendly and supportive team environment
  • Opportunity to join one of NZ’s most successful and fastest growing companies
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Highly supportive management team

 

If this sounds like you, simply apply online now.