Diversional Therapist - Mackay

Job Description

  • $33.25 per hour
  • Full time

Your Role

As a Diversional Therapist you'll be looking after the most important people in our organisation - our clients.

Your tasks will include:

  • Plan and implementing leisure activity programs for individuals to assist in their social development and promote their sense of wellbeing
  • Identify individual needs through task analysis
  • Evaluate and assessing clients' levels of abilities, interests, needs, strengths and weaknesses, and their ability to carry out a range of tasks and interact with others
  • Assist with training and supervising volunteers and staff
  • Maintain accurate documentation

Your Attributes

We're looking for a person who has what it takes to support our aged care team to deliver exceptional services to our clients.

You have:

  • A warm and caring nature
  • The willingness to go the extra mile
  • A positive attitude towards health and wellbeing
  • The flexibility to work a varied roster

How You'll Benefit

You'll become part of the Ozcare family, and in addition to the training and support that you would expect, you will also receive:

  • 5 weeks annual leave as standard
  • Annual leave loading
  • Optional salary packaging, meal entertainment cards, and novated leases
  • Private health insurance discounts
  • Uniform and laundry allowance
  • Employee Assistance Program

Role Requirements

  • Be vaccinated (and maintain up-to-date vaccinations) against Influenza and Covid-19
  • Current Police Screening Certificate
  • Certificate IV in Lifestyle and Leisure, or similar
  • Current First Aid & CPR Certificates

Welcoming All

 We welcome everyone to become part of the Ozcare family regardless of belief, ethnic or social background, health and gender. Ozcare is the organisation it is today because of each person who is a part of it. This spirit of togetherness is reflected in our mission and values, and our commitment to reconciliation. First Nations applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.