Job Ref: 11826  |   Thornbury

Activities Co-Ordinator

EXCITING OPPORTUNITY IN A BRAND-NEW HOME!!

Location: Activities Co-ordinator

Salary: £9.16 per hour

Hours of work: 37.5 Hours per week

The Orders of St John Care Trust is the 2nd largest not for profit care provider in the UK specialising in providing high quality, person centred care for older people, in care homes and extra care housing. As a charity we ensure that any revenue goes straight back into our homes meaning our residents and staff are well looked after.

GRACE CARE CENTRE

 The Grace Care Centre is a state of the art 70 bed specialist dementia care center, offering the opportunity for residents to live in luxury surroundings, with experienced care professionals on hand 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We are delighted to be working with the University of Sterling Dementia Services Centre to ensure we meet their Gold Standard in dementia design so we are confident that our new home can fully support those living with Dementia

 

We are currently looking to recruit an Activities Coordinator to join our team!

As an Activities Coordinator, you are absolutely essential to the well-being of the residents that we support. At the Trust we aim for our homes to be vibrant, joyful communities with a wide range of stimulating activities and entertainment available, with something to suit every taste and ability.

You will be required to get to know our residents, and their families; to tailor an on-going programme of activities and events aimed at promoting their independence and social engagement, and to ensure everyone has personalised involvement that suits their needs.

Benefits of Working for OSJCT:

As you will be a key member of OSJCT we will ensure you have all the training, support and tools required to be successful in your role. You can also expect benefits such as:

  • Support with your continual professional development
  • Company pension scheme
  • Competitive Pay
  • Access to internal and external training
  • Access to ‘My Rewards’ giving you discounts on shopping, days out, holidays and much more!

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ROLE:

  • Must have experience working with older people in a residential setting.
  • A good knowledge and awareness of meaningful activities for those living with Dementia.
  • Have good communication skills.

If you feel you have the skills and experience to support the Home Manager in creating and maintaining a high level of service, we would love to hear from you!

 

Additional Information

Contract Type: Permanent
Hours per week: 37.5
Salary Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: £9.16
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
Full Job Description: Download Full Job Description

Vacancy closing date: Thursday, 20th December - 2018 23:55

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