This is an excellent and exciting opportunity to join us at Castle House Care Home as a Senior Wellbeing/Activities Coordinator where you will be responsible for providing a 5-day activities programme for our residents. Contract: Full time, 37.5hours per week, 9am to 5pm (flexible with some evening and weekends required)
Responsible for providing stimulation and encouragement to residents through entertainment, activities and community links. To pro-actively keep our Facebook page and website updated on a regular basis. Promote the Home by assisting with fund-raising events and functions. Build good relationships with the service users and their relatives. Act in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Home.
To formulate an activity profile for each individual service user through liaison with care staff To maintain accurate and legible records in respect of service users’ activities To research all prospective outings/activities thoroughly and keeping in mind factors such as resident ability, access and toileting facilities etc. To liaise with senior care assistants in respect of relative medical care information regarding service users.
To occasionally ‘escort’ residents on hospital visits as required
You should have:
Experience working in a similar role working with elderly residents where you can put together a suitable and entertaining activities programme The ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing Flexibility to work 9am to 5pm with occasional evening and weekends To have a person-centred approach in everything that you do Good interpersonal skills A positive attitude! Being an encouraging and upbeat person is essential for this kind of role.
It is a requirement that all new employees have been double Covid-19 vaccinated prior to commencing with Castle House Care Home, that they continue to receive Covid-19 vaccination boosters as required and in accordance with public health guidance throughout their employment with us.