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Activities Co-ordinator

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Reference

PRI24829

Location

Dunvegan, 228 Main Street, Stenhousemuir, Larbert, Scotland, FK5 3JP

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time

Salary

£8.75 p/h

Hours

20

Job Advert Role Description

 

Are you an enthusiastic individual looking for a new challenge within the care sector?

Priory Adult Care are looking for a creative activities co-ordinator to join our team at our site in Stenhousemuir, Falkirk. We provide residential support for people with learning disabilities, dementia and autism. The service specialises in a positive outcomes approach to help our Service Users achieve their life goals.

The Role

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

  • Liaise with external companies to organise entertainment
  • Listening to the residents though conversation and questionnaires to aid producing a popular program of events/activities/entertainment
  • Develop a rapport with local community churches, schools, gyms ect…
  • Work alongside care staff, coordinating hairdressing/chiropody visits etc.
  • Organise raffles & fund raising events for the residents/home.

 

About you

We are looking for a cheerful, outgoing, passionate individual with a creative flare. The ideal person will be organised and have some experience working with in the care sector, therefore being able to understand the needs of residents aiding activity choices. No experience as activates co-ordinator is required but a positive, 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

13/01/2019