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Activity Coordinator in Dorchester at Agincare

Date Posted: 5/28/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Dorchester
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/28/2019

Job Description

Job Title: Activity Coordinator

Reference Number: 007142

Area: Dorchester / Region: Dorset

Basic Salary: £9.00 per hour

Bonus: Company benefit scheme                                      


Job Description

 

Activity Co-ordinator

 

Do you have experience as an Activity Co-ordinator supporting older people in a care home setting, or are you a carer looking to take your career in a different direction?

Are you looking for a rewarding career that helps support people living within our care homes?

You can earn £9 hour as a Activity Co-ordinator in Badbury Care Home. We have many exciting career options available.

A variety of shift patterns available:

  • Flexible roles
  • part-time role to fit around family responsibilities
  • full-time career. 

What we offer our Activity Co-ordinators

  • Contracted Hours
  • Long service bonus
  • Excellent career progression
  • Flexible working – we can work around you!
  • Supported internal Training Provision

Role Responsibility of an Activity Co-ordinator

As an Activity Co-ordinator, you will be responsible for talking with residents and their families to find out what people want to do and to assist the care team in meeting people’s social and emotional needs as well as their physical ones.  You will be able to plan and organise activity programmes for our residents in accordance with their assessed needs and wishes.  You will tasked with arranging a variety of activities such as: light exercise, arts & crafts, puzzles, knitting, sing a longs, days out, seasonal events and lots more.         

 

Job Requirements

 

What an Excellent Activity Co-ordinator Looks Like 

You must have:

  • A passion for care
  • Excellent communications skills and patience
  • Experience arranging activities and events
  • Ability to motivate and engage people
  • Basic IT skills
  • Exceptional relationship building skills and the ability to work well as part of a team
  • Right to work in the UK

About Us

Agincare is a family run business which has been operating for over 32 years, we employee over 3,000 staff.  As a company we support the believe in good care campaign to highlight the good work which is carried out by Care Assistants and our sector as a whole.