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2018-03-16 Care Homes Job Title: Activity Co-ordinator
Job Setting: Care Home / Nursing Home
Job Role: Activity Coordinator
Date Posted: 14 Feb 2018
Job Location: Erith , London
Salary: £7.00 to £8.00 per hour £7.55 per hour
Hours: Full Time
Contact Name: Karin Dalbak
About The Role
As an Activities Co-ordinator at HC One, Kindness will be at the core of everything you do. It touches upon every aspect of our Dementia, Nursing, Residential and Specialist care homes. Every single person who works here understands that our residents are people just like them with their own stories to tell. And, by joining us, you’ll have a wonderful opportunity to give something back to those people.
You will be responsible for organising and creating a varied activities programme, from organised hobbies to group events, all of which will promote independence, choice and dignity for our residents
You will to get to know our residents, their interests and life stories, so you can deliver events that truly enrich their lives and ensure they feel connected with their community
Whilst motivating colleagues to support events in the home, you will also be responsible for actively promoting activities in the community and encourage family and friends to become involved.
You will keep up-to-date with the necessary paperwork and keep an eye on budgets.
We’re looking for someone with a background working with vulnerable individuals, ideally developing activity programmes. Beyond that, it’s all about your brilliant, positive energy and natural ability to get along with people. You’ll have great planning, organisational and IT skills, be able to manage your time effectively and be comfortable developing relationships in the local community to promote the home. And, whenever you communicate with a resident or co-worker, you’ll be truly considerate and kind.
Well, after all, it’s just in your nature.