Activities Assistant

Location

Caister on Sea

Salary & Benefits

£8.00 per hour

Vacancy Type

Part Time

Closing Date

05/12/2018

Activities Assistant

Claremont House

Claremont House are recruiting for an enthusiastic Activities Assistant for 17 hours per week. Reporting to the Registered Home Manager you will co-ordinate the daily activities for individual residents, ensuring the activities are flexible and varied to suit all capabilities whilst enhancing residents quality of life.

Skills and experience of an Activities Assistant:

  • A knowledge and/or previous experience of working within a relevant and appropriate healthcare environment is desirable but not essential
  • Able to plan, organise and execute a varied and stimulating monthly programme of activities.
  • Ability to manage and co-ordinate multiple tasks.
  • Ability to identify needs of collective group and tailor activities accordingly.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Demonstrate an ability to ensure confidentiality
  • Ability to use social media platforms
  • previous experience within marketing is desirable but not essential

 

Qualifications

  • Level 2 or 3 Activity Provision QCF award or equivalent is desirable but training can be provided.
  • Level 2 Award in Seated Physical Activity or equivalent would also be desirable.

Company information

Healthcare Homes provides care and support appropriate to the needs of each individual in a friendly, warm and supportive atmosphere.  For more information about our care homes and homecare please visit www.healthcarehomes.co.uk.

The successful Activities Co-ordinator will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.

Healthcare Homes is an equal opportunities employer and regulated by CQC.