22 Nov 2018
£8.50 per hour
Activities Coordinator Needed In Farnham Surrey! (Mon-Fri role)
We are currently recruiting for one of our client's spectacular Nursing Homes based in Farnham, and require an Activities Coordinator for a permanent role.
This position is 10am-3pm, Monday to Friday and would suit an individual looking to work within school hours.The role pays £8.50 per hour and is a great opportunty for anyone looking to work in a fun and supportive environment!
This is in a 40 bedded Nursing Homespecialising in elderly care and the most recent CQC report is "GOOD" in all areas. The home is easily accessible by both buses and trains and Farnham station is only a short 10 minute walk away.
As an Activities Co-ordinator your focus will be on making the home an interesting and stimulating place to live, and the residents' lives fulfilling.
You will be responsible for developing and maintaining an inspiring programme of leisure pursuits and social events for both individuals and groups of residents.
To maintain a stimulating programme of leisure pursuits and social events
Produce and advertise within the Home, a weekly social events programme
To ensure that the social care plan for each resident is in place within three weeks of the date of admission and reviewed regularly.
Required knowledge & experience:
2 years previous experience in a caring role or similar background - elderly care experience is a must!
NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social Care is desired, but not essential
Understanding of the types of activities older people enjoy.
Knowledge of health & safety in the workplace.
Ability to plan a calendar of activities.
Able to work as part of a team and individually.
Sense of Fun, Flexibility and ideas for things to do daily.