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Activities Assistant in Chertsey at Yellow Hat

Date Posted: 3/15/2019

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Job Description

We are recruiting an Activities Assistant to join the team at one of our care homes in Ottershaw, Chertsey.

The salary for our Activities Assistant is £9.00 - £10.00 per hour DOE,

The Activities Assistant will work as part of the Activities Team.

The Activities Assistant will promote and deliver individual and group social activitieswithin our care philosophy, being mindful of each resident's age, gender, sexuality, ethnicity and spiritual needs.

The Activities Assistant will work within a team ethos with the resident's choices, dignity, independence and personal safety being at the core of all activity.

Assist in organising and delivering individual and group activities within the home's person-centred
care philosophy, focusing on the following elements:
* Occupational wellbeing
* Intellectual wellbeing
* Spiritual wellbeing
* Environmental wellbeing
* Physical wellbeing
* Social wellbeing
* Emotional wellbeing

The Activities Assistant will assist in organising and participating in key events held throughout the year, for example, the summer fete, seasonal celebrations, parties, charity events and so on.

Consideration will be given to each resident's personal choices and support or care needs when developing home-based activities arrangements, such as shopping, attending GP,using sports facilities.

Explore affordable events that promote income generation whilst ensuring all residents have equal access to events and are not exposed to any form of potential or actual abuse, for example, physical, emotional or financial.

The Activities Coordinator must provide ongoing support for the residents, their families and the Care Services Team.

About our Benefits.
Competitive pension scheme
Free uniforms that are attractive and practical
Free eye care tests and options for funding towards future spectacles if required
Cycle to work scheme
Savings on Childcare
Study support
Holiday discounts
A variety of motor related offers
Life Insurance

Activities Coordinator / Activities Assistant

Yellow Hat UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Yellow Hat UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.