Activities Co-ordinator

Recruiter
Cinnamon Care Collection Ltd
Location
Hampshire
Salary
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Posted
15 Aug 2019
Closes
31 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Activities Co-ordinator
GBP9.00 per hour plus benefits
Full-time 40 hours pw - including some weekend working

For this role you must be aged 25 or older and have a clean valid driving licence as you will be required to drive our minibus for our external outings.

Netley Court is a stunning waterside residential and dementia care home situated in Netley Abbey.

This role involves working alongside our Activities Team Leader to help plan and facilitate stimulating activities and to promote independence and choice to suit the different needs and interests of our residents.

This includes internal and external communication about activities-focused programmes for our residents, as well as networking within the local community. The calendar of events can include fitness, arts & crafts, musical events and group historical discussions as well as trips out to various places of interest.

We are looking for you to help introduce appropriate activities for older people which support independence and to identify activities in the surrounding areas that will assist our residents to integrate into the local community.

Main Responsibilities:

1. Help organise and conduct activities that encourage both social, mental and if appropriate physical stimulation for the residents within the home.

2. Network and develop links in the local community to establish a relationship with local businesses, organisations and schools.

3. To help organise fund raising events.

4. To help organise special events i.e. Christmas entertainment, Ascot, Royal Occasions etc.

5. To encourage residents and team members to participate in the homes activities programme.

This is an exciting role within the home and we are looking for someone who is compassionate, enthusiastic and brings a daily calendar of fun and entertainment into the home!

For this role you must be aged 25 or older and have a clean valid driving licence as you will be required to drive our minibus for our external outings.