Old Town, Swindon
Salary & Benefits
£8.75 per hour
Kingsmead, Old Town, Swindon
6 hours per week
Located in Old Town, Swindon, Kingsmead Care Home provides residential, nursing and dementia care for up to 37 residents. We are recruiting for an Activities Assistant to join the team.
Main Tasks and Responsibilities:
- Planning and facilitating daily, weekly, and monthly events to encourage socialisation, relaxation, and recreation.
- Plan, organise and run a varied and stimulating monthly programme of activities.
- 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 notes on each individual/group activity session undertaken on the activities record sheets.
- Control and maintain stock of materials and resources to facilitate the activities programme.
- Participate in the mandatory training programme required of the home.