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Ryman Healthcare Limited

92 Russley Road
Christchurch, CAN, New Zealand

Phone: 0800 588 222
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Activity and Lifestyle Coordinator



Activity and Lifestyle Coordinator




Auckland, AUK 


Aged Care, Other Healthcare



Work Type:

Full time

Job Description:

Are you a creative and caring person who loves to help and motivate others? Bruce McLaren Retirement Village in Howick, Auckland has an opportunity for you!

  • Creative, varied and rewarding work
  • Promote happiness, wellbeing and quality of life for all residents 
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities 

About Ryman Retirement Villages

Ryman Healthcare's Bruce McLaren 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 our team love putting smiles on our resident's faces. 

About the Role

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and confident Activity and Lifestyle Coordinator. This is a full-time position working Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 0930-1600 and Thursday 0930-1730.

For this position you will need to have a full driver's license and be comfortable driving a manual van. 

In this role you will:

  • Plan and implement a programme of recreational, diversional, social and craft activities for residents
  • Promote happiness, wellbeing and quality of life for all residents 
  • Work closely with, and support your colleagues 

About You

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

  • Previous experience organising and running events
  • Be confident and charismatic as relationship building is crucial for this role
  • Have an array of local community networks
  • Strong empathy and patience with elderly residents
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • A reliable, friendly and professional manner 

Benefits of working at a Ryman Village

  • Fun, friendly and supportive team environment
  • Certainty of hours through fixed rosters
  • 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

We'd also love you to have experience working in Aged care but that's not essential.  

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.