Activity Coordinator - Rapkyns Care Home

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2017-12-15 Care Homes Job Title: Activity Coordinator - Rapkyns Care Home

Job Setting: Care Home / Nursing Home

Job Role: Activity Coordinator

Date Posted: 15 Nov 2017

Job Location: Horsham , West Sussex


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Salary: £8.50 8.50 per hour

Hours: Full Time

Contact Name: SHC Recuitment

Job Reference: RAP


Activity Coordinator

Rapkyns Care Home, Horsham - cares for those with complex long term conditions: Huntington's, Multiple sclerosis, and Acquired brain injury.

We are looking to recruit Activity Coordinator to deliver excellent residential care at Sussex Healthcare.

Day to day tasks of the Activity Coordinator:

  • To organise, run and record activity programme.
  • To book outside entertainment to perform in the Home.
  • To establish links with, and encourage involvement of, the local community in the home.
  • To seek advice from and liaise as needed with appropriate therapists as directed by the Registered Manager.
  • To determine the needs of service users individually, through the use of profiles, biography sheets, or care plans in order to ascertain personal preferences, abilities and potential for activities.
  • To maximize the potential skills enthusiasm and commitment of relevant staff and volunteers through direction, support and supervision.
  • To promote a positive image of the home and service by maintaining a professional approach at all times, in order to develop community awareness of the home and services.
  • To be responsible for the maintenance and safe storage of activity equipment and materials and to develop resources for activities within a given budget.
  • To participate in system of supervision and appraisal.

Benefits of the Activity Coordinator:

  • £8.50/ hour
  • 50p more per hour for weekends and double pay for bank holiday
  • Pension
  • Paid breaks
  • Free staff bus, subsidiary meals and uniform
  • Reduced rate accommodation
  • In house Training, academy offering various courses
  • Mentoring scheme
  • Exceptional career progression within the company
  • Refer a friend bonuses
  • Plus, many more!

Requirements for the Activity Coordinator role:

  • A warm and friendly disposition
  • Good communication skills, able to put others at ease
  • Reliable and punctual

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