Activities Coordinator

Eastlands, Sutton in Ashfield

Life Skills/ Activities Coordinato
Care Home: Eastlands
Location: Sutton In Ashfield, NG17 4BR
Hours: Full time 
Hourly Rate: £9.01 per hour
 
About The Home:
Eastlands is a home offering nursing care for adults with physical disabilities and associated complex needs.
 
Responsibilities of the role:
  • Plan & organise in house activities, including social activities & events with the life skills team
  • Identify each Service Users needs whilst promoting independence and choice
  • Assist in the development of weekly programmes ensuring all individuals needs are attained
  • Plan and organise monthly resident’s meetings
  • Risk assess planned activities and venues with the Life Skills team
  • Access appropriate transport
  • Monitor and review Service Users participation
  • Help to organise and plan fund raising events
  • You will need to be well organised and whilst you should be a good team player you should also be able to work on your own initiative and be able to follow instruction.
About you
  • Ideally we would like you to have a QCF (NVQ) Level 2 in Health & Social Care
  • Experience and involvement in social and recreational activities for Service Users
  • A full driving license is a MUST
  • A strong knowledge of the local community
  • Ideally we are looking for someone with an artist flair, whether that be in music or any of the other arts.
 
What we can offer you:
  • 5.6 weeks’ holiday. (Pro rata)
  • Exemplar rewards – retail discounts and vouchers.
  • Outstanding career progression.
  • Comprehensive 2-day induction program.
  • Opportunity to progress and complete NVQ qualifications.
 
Exemplar Values
Our Values express what it is like to work in our organisation and our colleagues should make these a part of everything we do:
  • Fun
  • Integrity
  • Responsive
  • Success
  • Teamwork
If you are interested, please apply today!
 
At Exemplar Health Care you will work in an inclusive environment in which we champion diversity. We understand the importance of our workforce representing the communities and populations we serve, providing a work place where you are encouraged to be yourself whilst offering our colleagues and our service users support, care and a place of belonging.
 
Our Equality , Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging vision statement is to ‘make every day better by creating a fair and inclusive culture where we live our values and celebrate our differences, to provide the best care for our community’.
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