Activities Coordinator

Location

Fulbourn, Cambridge

Salary & Benefits

£8.20 per hour

Vacancy Type

Part Time

Closing Date

09/04/2019

Activities Coordinator

Home Close, Fulbourn

Part time hours

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.