Activity Co ordinator

2018-04-22 Care Homes Job Title: Activity Co ordinator

Job Setting: Care Home / Nursing Home

Job Role: Activity Coordinator

Date Posted: 23 Mar 2018

Job Location: Bakewell , Derbyshire

Salary: £7.85 7.85 per hour

Hours: Full Time

Contact Name: liz daykin

Job Reference: carehome.co.uk

Description

JOB TITLE: Activities Coordinator

REPORTING TO: Home Manager

JOB PURPOSE: To plan and implement activities appropriate to Clients’ needs and requests. To assist the Home Manager to organise fundraising events.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND QUALIFICATIONS Required:

  • Proven ability to develop and organise a range of events / activities for Clients in all Client categories
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Friendly, creative and confident
  • Genuine interest in working with the relevant Client group
  • Satisfactory Police Check and check against the POVA List (where applicable)

Desired:

  • Previous experience of working with the relevant Client group
  • Qualification in remedial / occupational therapies
  • Flexible approach towards working routines

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

Activities:

  1. Help Clients to socialise within the Care Home, and provide a variety of activities that cater for all tastes.

  2. Plan and initiate monthly rolling / individual programmes, and encourage Clients to maintain pre­existing hobbies.

  3. Encourage Staff Members, Relatives and Friends to participate in the Care Home's activities.

  4. Accompany Clients, where possible, to offsite activities, which may occasionally take place out of normal working hours.

  5. Help to create an atmosphere that suits individual Clients within the Care Home.

  6. Assist with fund raising, and budgeting, for entertainments, materials and outings.

  7. Maintain full and accurate records of daily activities using appropriate documentation, and assist the Named Carer to review and update Client Care Files.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • organised
  • outgoing
Share this job: