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Activities Co-Ordinator

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Reference

PRI23960

Location

Loughshore 1, Loughshore House, 646 Shore Road, Newtownabbey, BT37 OPR

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£8.25 p/h

Hours

38.5

Job Advert Role Description

Are you an enthusiastic individual looking for a new challenge, here at Loughshore we are looking for a creative activities co-ordinator to join our team. Loughshore House is a purpose built Service supporting adults with Learning Disabilities who require assistance and care. The homely and comfortable environment, finished to a high standard, enables us to provide person centred care tailored to the needs of our residents.

As activities co-ordinator you will look to create, plan and organise interesting and varied program of daily activities, entertainment and events promoting well being of the residents, Duties may include

  • Liase with external companies to organise events.
  • Listening to residents through conversation and questionnaires to aid producing a popular programme of events.
  • Develop a rapport with the local community churches, schools, gyms etc..
  • Work alongside support staff, coordinating visits eg (Chiropody etc)
  • Organise raffles and fundraising events for residents and home.

We are looking for a cheerful, outgoing and passionate individual with creative flare. The ideal person should be organised and have some experience in the care sector, being able to understand the needs of residents aiding activity choices. No experience is required as activities Co-Ordinator, but a positive and enthusiastic attitude is a must.

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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

14/11/2018