Heritage Lifecare Limited

  • Posted: 14 Oct 2021
  • Location: South Taranaki
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Classification: Healthcare
An exciting opportunity to join our dedicated team as a Permanent Full Time Diversional Therapist has arisen at Annie Brydon Lifecare, Hawera

We are Heritage

At Heritage Lifecare, we provide residential aged care services and facilities throughout New Zealand to over 2,500 people. As a trusted aged care provider, our successful growth has stemmed from the ability to nurture and grow environments that feel like home – promoting inclusion, interaction and strong community values. Respecting individuals, both residents and staff, is the foundation stone on which Heritage Lifecare has been built.

Why work anywhere else

Annie Brydon Lifecare is a 68-bed care home and hospital with a 48-unit village, located in the Taranaki town of Hawera. The region has stunning scenery, picturesque parks, beaches, coastal walkways, and the majestic Mount Taranaki – making it a great place to work, live and raise a family. Have a wonderful pace of life, with few traffic woes, affordable housing, and many great amenities - including cafes and schools. Why would you want to work anywhere else?

The Opportunity

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a special person to be part our dedicated team on a part time basis, helping our residents at Annie Brydon Lifecare enjoy a better everyday. We only want the best for our clients and our vision and passion is to ensure our residents have interesting and varied activities offered to them in their daily life. This is an opportunity to work in an environment where career pathways and positive work ethics are important.

We are seeking:

A bubbly, enthusiastic and creative person
Previous experience is preferred
Experience working in a team environment
Someone who can think outside the square
Multi task, plan and work independently
Organise and run a program which meets the spiritual, mental and emotional needs of our residents
Excellent documentation
Very good interpersonal and communication skills
First Aid Certificate
Full drivers licence
Current Diversional Therapy Qualification is preferred
Availability for shift-work (AM and Weekend)
4 on 2 off roster
If you want to work for one of New Zealand’s largest and most progressive aged care employers, we would like to hear from you.

We review applications once received. Hence, interviews could take place before the closing date of this advertisement. If this role appeals to you, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible to increase your chance of an interview.

For a copy of the Job Description visit Diversional-Therapist.pdf