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Activity Co-Ordinator - Meadows




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

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time


Depending on qualifications and experience


18.5 hrs evenings and weekends

Job Advert Role Description

Priory Group is the UK’S leading independent provider of mental health care and education services.  We have an outstanding reputation both for the service we deliver and for the investment we make in our people and in our environment.

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.

Meadows PICU is a 10 bedded child and adolescent mixed psychiatric intensive care unit which offers assessments and treatment, to young people, male and female up to 18, and with complex care needs.

We provide a structured and safe environment. We have a highly skilled multidisciplinary group who can offer a wide range of interventions. Meadows is one of only a few specialist child and adolescent psychiatric intensive care units. Meadows unit manages such risks such as violence to others and harm to self. 

We strive to work in collaboration with all disciplines; including working very closely with families / carers to ensure that all care provided enhances the recovery process to the maximum. 

An opportunity has arisen for a part time Acitivty Coordinator on our Meadows Ward.


 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 4pm and 9.00pm and also during the day at weekends 1-9pm.

 Benefits include Annual leave entitlement of 33 days (includes 8 bank/public holidays) pro rata, with additional leave for long service, a contributory pension.

Internal candidates please complete the internal application form and ensure it is signed by your current line manager.

Alternatively apply through the Priory Intranet through the Jobs section -


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

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About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.


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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

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