Location
Amberley House, 358 Ubberley Road, Bentilee, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ST2 0QS
Priory Group Division
Adult Care
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time
Salary
£8.00 per hour
Hours
37.5 per week
Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Adult Care is the UK’s leading independent provider of specialist adult care services. Our aim is to provide the right support in the right home for all the individuals we accommodate.

Job Advert Location Description

Amberley House is a purpose built care home for older people and is designed specifically to meet the needs of older people requiring nursing or specialist dementia care. The home is conveniently situated in a residential area of Bentilee, Stoke on Trent and is easily accessible from the M1 and via national rail services. The home provides residents with extensive communal space within a modern, homely and supportive environment. Each bedroom, which has the added benefit of en-suite facilities, is designed to ensure comfort and safety and the friendly and welcoming decor helps residents feel at home. There is a tranquil, fully enclosed garden, which offers a relaxing atmosphere and a quiet retreat for our residents and our dedicated team ensure we meet the resident’s individual care and social needs. There is an open visiting policy and families and friends are always welcome.

Job Advert Role Description

As an Activities Co-ordinator you will co-ordinate and organise all social and recreational activity for the home. Your role will involve getting to know our residents so that you can plan activities to suit their individual needs.

We will look to you to think creatively to develop a diverse and engaging programme, enhancing the wellbeing of our residents through providing a stimulating range of activities. Energy and enthusiasm is crucial, combined with empathy in order to listen to and understand our residents and their interests.

We are always looking to add to our team of Bank Nurses, Care Assistants and Support Services staff – if you are interested in joining us, please do get in touch.

What we’d like from you:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Personable and motivated
  • Caring and considerate
  • A strong sense of responsibility
  • Organised and hard-working
  • Flexibility and strong “can do” attitude
  • An understanding of the issues older people may face

What we’d like to give you:

  • Market competitive rates of pay
  • Specialist dementia training and support from our award-winning, university-accredited ‘Creative Minds’ programme
  • Full library of interactive learning resources from the Aged Care Channel in every home for personal & professional development
  • Range of salary sacrifice benefits including childcare vouchers, pension, car leases, gym membership, technology purchase schemes and more
  • Online benefits portal with a range of offers and cashback rewards

For more information please contact Julie Anderson on 01782 331200

*Under 25’s may be offered the appropriate national minimum wage depending on experience, subject to discussion at interview stage

Division DBS info

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Closing Date
31/07/2018