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Activities Coordinator

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Reference

PRI20526

Location

Coundon Manor, 1 Foster Road, Coundon, Coventry, CV6 3BH

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time

Salary

£8.00 per hour

Hours

11-32 hours available

Job Advert Location Description

Coundon Manor is a purpose built care home, situated in Coventry. Designed specifically to meet the needs of older people requiring nursing or specialist dementia care, Coundon Manor provides a modern and supportive environment. The home provides nursing care for up to 74 older people and the staff are highly committed and dedicated to the care and support of everyone in the home. Coundon Manor is supported by a wider multidisciplinary team of GPs, chiropodist, dentists, dietician and other healthcare professionals and not only cares for individuals but offer a holistic service to families within a homely environment. Each person has a comprehensive care package tailored to meet their individual needs, a named nurse and a key worker.

Job Advert Role Description

We have two posts available - between 11 and 32 hours per week. 

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 further information please call Janet Hutchinson on 02476 600 860

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Career Pathways

As a Priory Group employee, you’ll be able to chart your long-term career along defined pathways (from Support Worker to CEO), each path providing you a fulfilling work environment and support from a world class organisation to achieve your professional goals. We want to invest in you to achieve the next step in your career, so you can continue to make a difference in people’s lives.

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

18/07/2018