Remuera Rise 

Receptionist

Full Time - 40 Hours / 12 Month Contract

Remuera Rise is a boutique retirement village and care home providing a high-quality retirement lifestyle to our residents. We are seeking a friendly, creative and enthusiastic Receptionist with an element of activities co-ordination in the role to join our supportive team.

About the Role

As the first point of contact your professional manner, friendly disposition and communication is essential along with the ability to multi-task in this busy front-line Reception role.  Organizing and running the programmes of events and activities for our residents, producing the monthly newsletter and keeping our residents always informed of changes. Health and Safety is very important to us, so there is an element of this in the role.

On offer is a full-time opportunity, working Monday to Friday 8.45 am to 4.30pm, Saturday mornings 10am to 1.00pm and the occasional evening function.

To be successful in this role you will need to have:

  • Experience in previous reception role

  • Strong Microsoft Office skills

  • Experience in producing newsletters and calendar of events

  • Experience in Aged Care an advantage

  • Excellent communication skills essential, both spoken and written

  • Ability to work independently

  • Professional, friendly and reliable

  • Natural ability to multitask

  • Patience and empathy with elderly and their families

  • Positive and enthusiastic attitude

  • Experience organizing and running programmes of events

  • Enthusiastic and creative – ability to think outside the square

You will also have:

You will also have a helpful, team player attitude and a caring, respectful manner which is important in our aged care environment.

We offer you support and commitment to ongoing professional development with full orientation provided, a friendly and supportive team environment with competitive rates.

Applicants for this position must be eligible to work in New Zealand.

If this sounds like you, please apply online today.

Alternatively send your current CV and cover letter to reception@remuerarise.co.nz