Activities Coordinator – Summerfield House Nursing Home

Work pattern: Full time
Hours per week: 30 (may include weekends)

Summerfield House Nursing Home, Gibbet Street are looking to employ an Activities Coordinator to work 30 hours per week from 10am to 4pm which may include weekends.

Applicants must:

  • Have a proven ability to develop and organise a range of events/activities for Service Users in all categories
  • Be friendly, creative and confident
  • Possess good numerical and word processing skills
  • Have a genuine interest in working with the relevant Service Users group
  • Have good communication and organisational skills
  • Be a confident team player
  • Have a satisfactory Policy Check and check against the PoVA list
  • Have the ability to work on own initiative

Main responsibilities include:

  • Help Service Users to socialise within the Care Centre and provide a variety of activities that cater for all tastes
  • Plan and initiate monthly rolling/individual programmes, and encourage Service Users to maintain pre-existing hobbies
  • Encourage Staff Members, Relatives and Friends to participate in the Care Centres activities
  • Accompany Service Users where possible to of site activities which may occasionally take place outwith normal working hours
  • Help to create an atmosphere that suits individual Service Users within the Care Centre
  • Assist with fund raising and budgeting for entertainments, materials and outings
  • Maintain full and accurate records of daily activities using appropriate documents and assist the Key Worker to review and update Service User Care Files

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