Recreation Team Leader

Wellington - Wellington City

Cashmere / Cashmere Heights Homes, Johnsonville

New Year, new challenge!


Are you an energetic and a creative person who is passionate about the wellbeing of older people, enthusiastic but calm and well organised with great interpersonal skills and a sense of humour?  A commitment to Enlivens Eden philosophy of care is a key component of this permanent role. 


Cashmere Home has already achieved 10 Eden principles and Cashmere Heights has started its Eden journey. We are looking for somone to lead our team to work in partnership with our elders to optimise their wellbeing and enjoyment of life to continue to grow and progress on our Eden journey.  If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.


In addition to the above pre-requisites, the ideal candidate will have:

  • A qualification in Diversional Therapy
  • At least 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Some time flexibility to work around events and special occasions
  • Ability (or willingness to learn) to drive residents on outings in the Enliven van


Enliven is a not for profit service specialising in the support of older people.  Enliven offers staff a supportive environment and annual professional development.


Please note: please apply only if you have the legal right to work in New Zealand


Enliven operates a ‘Smoke Free’ policy


Closing Date: 24th January 2019


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