Job Ref: 12227  |   Spilsby

Activities Co-ordinator


Location: Spilsby, Lincolnshire

Salary: £7.83 - £8.18

Hours of work: Part Time

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.


Eresby Hall Residential Home, One of the finest towns in England!

Eresby Hall Care Home, Lincolnshire offers compassionate, individualised residential care for up to 40 residents.  The home is situated in a quiet residential location, close to the centre of Spilsby.  The town centre is within walking distance and there are local amenities close by.

Care charity and provider The Orders of St John Care Trust are respected in the care sector for a flexible range of care provision, making the most of voluntary sector contributions to help vulnerable adults achieve a more dignified lifestyle.


We are now recruiting an Activities Co-ordinator to join our team!

We are currently looking to recruit an Activities Co-ordinator to support and work along side the care team to ensure our residents have the highest quality of life possible.

Duties will include arranging group and individual activities and entertainment for our elderly resident. You will need to get to know all of our residents well and build strong relationship with them to ensure you are providing engaging, stimulating activities that are of interest to them. You will be expected to tailor your activity and entertainment programme to ensure there is a person centred approach that suits the needs of individuals. You will also be responsible for group and home activities which may include volunteers or the wider community such as trips and open days.

Applicants should be highly motivated, be an excellent communicator and have good organisational skills. Previous experience of working within a care environment is essential. QCF or NVQ level 2 in care would be an advantage but is not essential.

Care is at the heart of everything that we do. Working within the Care team you will show warmth, compassion and support to our residents and their families; helping to promote independence and dignity and positively enhancing the lives of individuals in our care.


As a key member of the OSJCT Team you can expect benefits such as:

  • Paid breaks
  • Paid DBS
  • Higher rate of pay at weekends
  • Free Uniform
  • Free Training
  • Development and progression opportunities
  • Overtime available
  • “My Rewards” offering you discount on shopping, days out, restaurants and much more!

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, please apply below!

All candidates will be required to have an enhanced DBS which is on the update service. All offers are conditional upon satisfactory background checks.



Additional Information

Contract Type: Permanent
Hours per week: 25
Salary Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: £7.83
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
Potential Interview Date 1: Wednesday, 30th January 2019
Full Job Description: Download Full Job Description

Vacancy closing date: Friday, 22nd March - 2019 23:55

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