Activities Cooridinator - Care Home
- £ 24000.0 - 25000.0 Per year
- Full time
- Job level
- Qualified (non-manager)
- 26 Aug 2020
- 23 Sep 2020
Activities Coordinator Needed In Shepperton;
Independent, family-run care home with Good CQC report
Ref No. PK43865
We are currently recruiting for a passionate and enthusiastic Activities Coordinator for a permanent role working in a 60 bedded Nursing Home in the Shepperton area specialising in elderly care. The home has a fantastic reputation in the local area and their most recent CQC report is rated "GOOD" in all areas.
The Activities Cooridinator position is to ensure that a stimulating environment is provided for the residents and enable them to live interesting and fulfilling lives. You will work both on your own and also collaboratively to provide a schedule of events throughout the week and help residents to keep active and engaged.
This is a full time, permanent position paying £24,000-25,000 per annum. (DOE and qualifications) The ideal candidate will have at least 1 years' previous experience in an activities role within a care home setting and a good undesrtanding of the type of activities that older people enjoy. Previous care experience for example as a Care Assistant would be advantageous but not essential.
As an Activities Co-ordinator you will be responsible for developing and maintaining an inspiring programme of leisure pursuits and social events for both individuals and groups of residents.
Friendly and supportive team
Flexible working hours
Offer on-going training and professional development
Opportunity to study for Health and Social Care
To maintain a stimulating programme of leisure pursuits and social events
Produce and advertise within the Home, a weekly social events programme
Required knowledge & experience:
2 years previous experience in a caring role or similar background - elderly care experience is preferred
NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social Care is desired, but not essential
Ability to plan a calendar of activities.
Sense of Fun, Flexibility and ideas for things to do daily.
For more information please submit your CV and call Phil King on Apply.