Activities Coordinator

Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Hourly rate of £8.83 per hour

Part Time

Applications: 34

Activities Coordinator
Part time, permanent
Excellent opportunity for an Activities Coordinator to join a well established, 46 bed care home based in the West of Newcastle upon Tyne.
Company
Owned and operated by the same family who have been providing quality care in Newcastle for over 40 years. The care home staff collectively deliver a service to provide the quality of care that we would want for our own family members, working together to ensure that the physical, social, psychological and emotional needs of our service users are met.

Duties:
• Plan, organise and facilitate suitable activities to engage and stimulate our residents.
• Enhance the lives of our clients through reminiscience, gentle exercise, social events and trips out.
• Promote independance and dignity.
• Competant at completing essential paperwork.

Experience/Qualities/Skills:
• Enthusiastic, positive and warm approach to the role.
• Creative and proactive outlook.
• Communicate and engage effectively with our service users, their families and colleagues.
• Strong interpersonal and working relationship skills.
• Good understanding of the residents abilities and needs.
• Ability to follow instruction and prioritise work loads.
• Natural ability to help make the lives of others more fulfilling.
• Desire to work in an environment which can be challanging but also fun and rewarding.
• Expereince of working with the client group and dementia is beneficial but not essential as full training will be given.
• Full UK driving licence.

Benefits:
• Hourly rate of £8.83 per hour.
• Enhanced rate for bank holidays.
• Sociable hours (16 hours per week, flexible days including some weekend work).
• Training programe and personal development available.


Please note that successful applicants will be expected to complete an enhanced DBS police check.

Salary Information

Hourly rate of £8.83 per hour

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ID: RHL-1485
Category: Hospitality
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Job Type: Part Time
Salary Paid: Per Annum
Consultant: Recruitment Manager
Added On: 30-05-2020
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