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Activities Coordinator (Southport)

Full Time

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About us

We are currently recruiting a organised and enthusiastic Activities Coordinator to join our established team in Birch Abbey Nursing Home. The shifts will be Saturday and Sunday 8am-8pm.

Birch Abbey is a new style of care centre founded on our own vision for what people and what their families living with dementia really need.
Our aim is to ensure all our residents feel as comfortable as possible, we ensure our residents can feel as much independence and empowerment as imagianable.

About the role

We are looking for an Activities Coordinator who is caring, enthusiastic and organised. You will be required to create ideas, organise social and recreational events, both in and outside of the home, and consult with our residents to identify their social and recreational interests, generate enthusiasm and support the delivery of these activities.

You will also plan and implement a wide range of activities to support the physical and mental wellbeing of our residents. Ideal candidates will have previous experience within a similar setting, ideally with groups of people who have a variety of needs and tastes. Working as part of a wider team, you will be committed to making the lives of elderly people better and focused on making our residents’ lives fulfilling.

In return we offer:
• Fortnightly Pay
• 28 days annual leave (pro rata)
• Free Parking
• Cost of DBS check
• Comprehensive induction
• On-going training and development with the Dovehaven Training Academy
• Uniform provided

The Ideal Candidate

As part of our recruitment process you will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS check. Their code of conduct can be found on the following link that you can copy and post to your web browser if you wish to read:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/dbs-code-of-practice

If you feel you have the right values for our family run Company, you will be supported by a programme of induction, training and development throughout your career with us.

Please note if aged 23 and under the hourly rate is £8.36

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