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Activities Coordinator


Hillcroft House

Salary & Benefits

£11.60 per hour

Vacancy Type

Part Time

Closing Date

Friday 14 June 2024

  • Activities Coordinator

    Hillcroft House, Stowmarket 

    £11.60 per hour 

    20 hours per week 

    Healthcare Homes are recruiting for an Activities Coordinator to join our team at Hillcroft House in Stowmarket. Hillcroft House is a care home specialising in residential and dementia care. Described as a ‘magical’ place by the residents, the home has a lovely atmosphere. It is a busy and lively home where everyone is treated as one big family – whether you’re a staff member, a relative or a resident.

    Our Activities team are fundamental to the residents’ sense of wellbeing and social enhancement.  You will ensure the activities schedule in the home plays a key part in ensuring the routines and daily activities they undertake are varied, stimulating and fun. The role really enables you to bring out your creativity, adapting activity programmes that respect individuals needs while also establishing links with the local community to encourage their involvement and increase social interaction.

    Whether you are an experienced Activities Coordinator  or are looking to start a new career in a rewarding and fulfilling role, we can provide you with a thorough induction and training programme to further develop your skills along with the support and guidance of a well-established team who truly value their colleagues.

    In return we offer a comprehensive benefits package including:

    • Company Pension
    • 5.6 weeks paid holiday pay
    • Refer a Friend scheme worth up to £1000 per person
    • Employee Assistance Programme to support your mental health and wellbeing
    • Extensive training courses through our Healthcare Homes Academy
    • Qualifications and Apprenticeship opportunities including Advanced Healthcare Practitioner
    • Blue Light Card offering a number of discounts across retail and hospitality
    • Recognition and Long Service awards

    Hillcroft House is situated in the market town of Stowmarket in Suffolk. Originally a school, the house is a Grade II Listed building that dates back over 200 years. The home has been tastefully extended but retains links with the original house to provide modern facilities.

    Established in 2005, Healthcare Homes Group has an existing portfolio comprising of 48 residential and nursing homes located across East Anglia and the South of England. We are a Top 20 provider within the care sector and our ethos is to deliver the best person-centred care to all our residents.

    If you are looking for a new and rewarding role and want to be part of our growing team of healthcare professionals, then get in touch or apply today.


  • About Hillcroft House

    At Hillcroft House we provide residential, respite, Dementia and Palliative care for elderly people in the Suffolk area. Located in Stowmarket, our home has been described as ‘magical’ by our residents.

    The staff here are enthusiastic, knowledgeable and reliable. Many members of the team have worked at the home for a number of years and don’t want to leave!

    To find out more about Hillcroft House follow this link