Activities Coordinator

Recruiter
Guardian Care Centre
Location
Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
Salary
Competitive rate of pay
Posted
23 Nov 2016
Closes
08 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Role Description - Activities Coordinator

Business Area/Function: Activities

Salary Scale: Competitive rate of pay

Location: Guardian Care Centre, Stoke on Trent

Hours: 25 hours per week

Reports To: Senior Nurse Manager

Responsible for: n/a

Role Purpose:

To design and deliver a variety of meaningful activites to ensure all interests and levels of physical and mental agility of the residents is met.

Key Accountabilities/Responsibilities and Outputs:

  • Ensure a variety of meaningful activities are planned and implemented in accordance with the needs of the residents
  • Use a variety of different person centred methods to deliver activities in order for residents to maintain their skills and independence for longer
  • Engage with residents through effective communication and social interaction in order to involve them in the planning of activities
  • Ability to adapt to the changing needs of the residents and able to keep up to date with the medication side effects that residents may expeience
  • Work within Health and Safety legislation to ensure compliance and good working practices
  • Contribute to any other projects as requested by the Senior Management Team