Activities Coordinator

Location

Fulbourn, Cambridge

Salary & Benefits

£8.20 per hour

Vacancy Type

Part Time

Closing Date

12/12/2018

Home Close, located in Fulbourn, are recruiting for an Activites Coordinator to join their team.  Our Activities Team are fundamental to the resident's sense of well-being, ensuring the activities are tailored to each of our residents

As an Activities Coordinator you will be responsible for:

  • The role of activity co-ordinator is fundamental to the residents’ sense of well-being and social enhancement.
  • To ensure the routines and daily activities made available are flexible and varied to suit individual resident’s expectations, preferences and capabilities.
  • Identify the needs of all residents.
  • Plan, organise and run a varied and stimulating monthly programme of activities.
  • Ensure that a weekly and monthly schedule of activities is available for residents, the care team, registered Home Manager and prospective residents to view.
  • Help provide the opportunity for physical, intellectual, emotional, spiritual, and social interaction and enjoyment.
  • Arrange social and spiritual activities and outings, as well as in-house entertainment with entertainers, (music/dance/song).
  • Establish links with, and encourage involvement of the local community in the home, e.g. schools, colleges, religious and voluntary groups and museums.
  • Involve relatives in the activity programme and attend relatives’ meetings as appropriate.
  • Monitor the effects of the activities programme and write brief notes on each individual/group activity session undertaken on the activities record sheets for inclusion in either the residents’ care plan or an activities folder for residents.

The shift pattern for this role:

Week 1 - Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 1-5pm

Week 2 - Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday 1-5pm