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Activities Cordinator in Tadworth at Yellow Hat

Date Posted: 3/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tadworth
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/7/2019

Job Description

We are recruiting an Activities Coordinator to join the team at one of our care homes in Tadworth.

The Activities Coordinator salary is £11 - £12 per hour working full time, although 30 hours per week would be considered.

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

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

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

ACTIVITIES COORDINATOR SPECIFIC DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES :
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 Coordinator 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 and 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 you
Experience in a similar role is essential
A Level 2 (QCF) Supporting Activities Provision in Social Care is desirable but not essential
Working knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation. l
A Team player, self-motivated, proactive, flexible and adaptable. l
Able to organise and prioritise workload, and work under pressure. l l
Able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing. l l
Able to provide basic audit and activity reports.
Full, clean driving license


Activities Coordinator


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.