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Ryman Healthcare Limited

92 Russley Road
Christchurch, CAN, New Zealand

Phone: 0800 588 222
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Nelson, NSN 





Work Type:

Full time

Job Description:

Are you a caring and organised person who loves to support others? Ernest Rutherford Retirement Village in Nelson has an opportunity for you!

  • Varied, fast-paced and rewarding role 
  • Fun, friendly and supportive team environment 
  • Opportunities for career growth and development 

About Ryman Retirement Villages

Ryman Healthcare's Ernest Rutherford Retirement Village has a strong family and community focus. With a welcoming atmosphere, our village is filled with people who enjoy living and working here. Everything we do has to be good enough for mum and dad, and our team love putting smiles on our resident's faces. 

About the Role  

We have an exciting opportunity to join our supportive team as a Receptionist. This is a full time position working Monday to Friday 0830 - 1700. 

In this role you will: 

  • Welcome all visitors and provide assistance and direction as necessary  
  • Provide administration assistance including accounts and office/reception duties  
  • Ensure a hospitable and helpful service to residents, relatives, visitors and staff   
  • Answer all phone calls in a courteous and timely manner  
  • Assist residents and visitors with general enquiries
  • Work closely with, and support your colleagues 

About You  

To thrive in our supportive and caring environment you will have:  

  • Strong empathy and patience with elderly residents
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Excellent organisation and attention to detail
  • A reliable, friendly and professional manner

Benefits of working at a Ryman Village: 

  • Fun, friendly and supportive team environment   
  • Work in a beautiful, resort style village  
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression  
  • Ryman Team Benefits Card with discounts from a range of suppliers and retailers 

If you are interested in working for a company with a clear purpose that are committed to safety, kindness and developing our people we would love to hear from you.