Villa Maria Centre, located in Fortitude Valley QLD, is our residential aged care community offering a home-like environment to its residents. We are in the heart of Brisbane, with transport and shops right at our doorstep. We are currently seeking an experienced Diversional Therapist who has availability to work on a Permanent Part Time basis- 20 hour each week.
The successful applicant will have a strong work ethic, be innovative, motivated and able to plan and prepare activities that are fun, interactive, and encourage choice and participation. There will be an opportunity to work with another Diversional Therapist as well as diversional therapist assistants who are part of an outstanding team, in an award winning organisation.
About the role:
The Diversional Therapist will design a program that will support, challenge, and enhance the overall wellbeing of our residents. Working within the house hold model of care, this role will be an advocate for empowering our residents to make choices and decisions to maximise their participation, engagement and quality of life. The Diversional Therapist will engage with families/carers and residents to identify meaningful insights into their lives prior to residential aged care, with the intention of catering daily programs and activities that provide purpose and a sense of self.
To be successful for the role you will have:
Why you'll love working with us:
We are a leading not-for-profit provider of residential aged care, home and community, retirement living and healthcare across NSW and QLD. As a values driven organisation we are passionate about the service we provide to our residents, clients and their families.
If you are looking to make a positive impact on the lives of our residents, we’d love to hear from you. To apply, please email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Category: Healthcare & Nursing - Physiotherapy, OT & Rehab
Reference ID: LS000070
Date Posted: 03/02/2019