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Activities Co-ordinator

Reference

PRI56154

Location

Tithe Barn & Stable Cottage, Upper Morraston, Sellack, Ross-on-Wye, Hereford, HR9 6RE

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time

Salary

£9.50 per hour

Hours

20 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

Are you an enthusiastic individual looking for a new challenge within the care sector? Priory Adult Care is looking for a creative activities co-ordinator to join our team at our service Tithe Barn in Ross On Wye, Herefordshire. 

Tithe Barn provides support for individuals with learning disabilities, autism and challenging behaviour, offering people the chance to live in a homely environment whilst accessing a quality service from caring, competent and well trained staff. We have an on site sensory room, an activities room as well as lots of outside space.  

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 the following:

  • 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.
  • Applicant will need to pre plan and risk assess activities before they take place. 

About you:

We are looking for a cheerful, outgoing, passionate individual with a creative flair. 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 activities co-ordinator is required but a positive, enthusiastic attitude is a must. Full training provided

What we’d like to give you:

  • A competitive salary
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to on-going training
  • 28 days annual leave including bank holidays (pro rata)
  • Online benefits and cashback rewards
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Pension options 

Division DBS info

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, and the cost of this will be covered by Priory Group. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description

Activities_Co_ordinator.pdf

Closing Date

31/12/2021