Activities Organiser

Posted 4 days ago by Oakley Professional Recruitment
Location Stanmore Job Type Part Time - Permanent
Salary £10.6k per year Sector Social Care
Reference 1403192GW

Activities Organiser

We have a new part -time opportunity for an Activities Organiser to work in a care home in North West London for the elderly and younger adults with physical disabilities. The post is for 21 hours per week with a requirement to work on some weekends. The salary is £10, 600. The purpose of the role is to organise and support a variety of stimulating and therapeutic activities that help with the residents’ integration and their ability to lead an enriching life that meets their potential.

Key Duties

  • Developing and implementing a programme of inspiring activities, home and centre based as well as outings
  • Lead motivational activities
  • Encouraging residents to maintain their links with their local community by participating in events outside the home
  • Monitoring and evaluating the effectiveness of activities
  • Arrange, enable and attend residents ‘meetings to ensure that all views are heard and incorporated into action plans as required
  • Supporting volunteers who assist with activities in the home

Requirements of the post

  • Experience of working with older people with dementia and/ or adults with physical disabilities and/or younger adults with mental health challenges
  • Experience of developing and implementing social activities within a care setting
  • Experience of team working, managing volunteers and staff to implement activities
  • Ability to organise and plan a person centred diverse social activity programme both in centre and outings
  • An understanding of dementia

Benefits include: Employer pension contribution, training, free meals and a range of other perks and benefits.

Oakley Professional Consultancy are an agency, and this is just one of a number of opportunities we have available.

In the first instance please send your CV to Geri Walker. The successful candidate will undergo full safeguarding checks.

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