Home: The Orchards
Location: Ely, Cambridgeshire
Pay details: £10.78 per hour
Posted date: 05/08/2022
Closing date: 09/09/2022
Do you have prior experience in activities or organising events? We want to hear from you!
Our Greensleeves Care Home The Orchards, are now seeking an Activities Coordinator on a full time basis to join the team. You will be integral in organising and providing a varied and appropriate programme of activity for the home. The position is 40 hours a week and will include some weekends.
What you’ll be doing
As an Activities Coordinator, you will, in conjunction with the Registered Manager, plan a varied programme of activity around the needs of your resident group. You will explore the most appropriate methods and resources for meeting activity needs including group events, individual sessions, involving internal and external resources and community-based resources.
What you’ll need
You will have strong communication and organisational skills with previous experience in organising activities. With strong communication and organisational skills, you will be able to demonstrate a genuine desire to deliver activities in a care setting. You will also need:
• Have previous experience in organising activities
• Understand the needs of residents.
• Be able to approach work with a flexible attitude, open to taking on new challenges.
• Have previous experience in working with elders with dementia
Free learning and development,
Free DBS, Paid breaks,
28 days paid holiday (pro-rata, including Bank Holidays),
Opportunities to undertake RQF level qualifications with an endorsed Skills for Care Provider,
Recognition of career milestones,
Company pension scheme,
On-going wellbeing support,
Death in Service benefit,
Length of Service Awards,
Voluntary Lifestyle Benefits, Incentive Bonus scheme and an Employee Assistance Programme.
We are proud to recognise and nurture the skills of our staff and are passionate about supporting career progression. Our staff have moved from Care roles to Senior Care Assistant, Care Supervisors and right up to Home Manager level. Your career with us could start here!
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The successful applicant will be appointed subject to providing evidence of NHS COVID PASS, 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