Home: The Orchards

Location: Ely, Cambridgeshire

Pay details: up to £9.90 per hour dependent on experience

Posted date: 28/07/2022

Closing date: 29/08/2022

Activities Assistant – The Orchards

Would you like to continue your career with the number one care charity in England? Greensleeves Care are endorsed with Skills for Care and an Assured City and Guilds Provider who offer a range of free learning and development to our staff.

If you want full or part-time hours, competitive rates of pay, and an exciting career path, see details below.

Our Greensleeves Care Home, are now seeking an Activities Assistant to support in providing a varied and appropriate programme of activity for our residents. We would encourage Events Assistant, Fundraising Assistants, Communications Assistants, or Care Assistants looking to move into an activity role to apply.

What you’ll be doing

As one of our Activities Assistants, you will: Explore ways and resources for creative and enjoyable activities for our residents! This includes group events or individual sessions, Advertise and promote the planned programme to encourage involvement of residents, relatives and staff, Participate in fundraising events and planning theme event nights.

What you’ll need

You will have strong communication and organisational skills with previous experience in organising activities

Rewards Package

  • Free learning and development
  • Free DBS
  • Paid breaks
  • Overtime Incentive scheme
  • Length of Service Awards
  • Voluntary Lifestyle Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • 28 days paid holiday (Including Bank Holidays)
  • Recognition of career milestones
  • Company pension scheme – employers contribution matched up to 6%
  • 2 x Salary Death in Service benefit Opportunities to undertake RQF level qualifications with an endorsed Skills For Care provider


Click the apply now button and send us your CV! No CV? Just contact us with your details and we will be in touch to discuss further.

The successful applicant will be appointed subject to providing evidence of ISA first and enhanced DBS disclosure. This post is not subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Greensleeves Care is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.