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Activity Coordinator (Orchard)

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Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal, 100 Wilmslow Road, Manchester, SK8 3DG

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time


£8,706.75 (pro rata of £17,413.50 fte)


18.75 hrs p/wk

Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.


Job Advert Location Description

The Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal is a specialist provider of complex mental health services, providing clinical excellence in our eating disorders, adolescent, rehabilitation and PICU services.

Young People’s Service:

Cheadle Royal Hospital operates a comprehensive inpatient mental health service for young people aged between 13 and 18 years, comprising open acute and psychiatric intensive care services.

We offer a variety of therapies and interventions to help the young person safely address their past traumas whilst rehabilitating them with the view to achieving a smooth transition back to a community based setting.


Job Advert Role Description

An opportunity has arisen for two part time Acitivty Coordinators on our Orchard Ward.

This post is at the level of a Lead Healthcare Assistant. A background in Healthcare is desirable and the successful candidate will be motivated and confident to engage the young people on this ward in a range of activities.

The job holder will coordinate social and recreational activities for service users. This will include activities such as arts & crafts, quiszzes, competitions, games and projects.

You will be expected to run a programme of activities with a specific client group. This will include weekday evenings between 5.30pm and 9.00pm and also during the day at weekends. Times and days can be negotiated.


If you require any further information about the role please contact the HR Recruitment Team on 0161 428 9511 ext: 5901

Division DBS info

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


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.

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