Activity Co-ordinator
Details
  • Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Salary £19,153.05
  • Closing date Friday, 30 August 2019
  • Location
    Leatherhead
  • Contact
    Name: Amy Williams
    Telephone: 01372 841100
    Contact address:
    QEF Independent Living Services
    Dorincourt
    Oaklawn Road
    Leatherhead
    Surrey
    KT22 0BT

Job Purpose

To create and implement a stimulating and enriching activity and leisure programme, from organised hobbies to group events both in the home and community, which promotes choice and independence and enhances the quality of life of each individual.  

Role Responsibilities

  • Identify the needs of the individuals and collective group and tailor the leisure and recreational activities and life skill programme to suit them 
  • Plan and organise a stimulating learning, leisure and recreational activity programme that will maintain interest and encourage participation, identifying any costs needed to implement the programme
  • Seek out or create opportunities for the residents to play active roles in the local community
  • Actively participate in the activities, both in the home and in the community
  • Complete thorough risk assessments associated with the activities and take responsibility for the health, safety and welfare of the residents
  • Working as part of the multidisciplinary team, liaise with external agencies and attend annual reviews as required
  • Undertake personal care tasks as required when working with a resident in the home or the community ensuring dignity is maintained at all times
  • Maintain accurate, concise, up to date and timely records and reports as required by the service in electronic and hard copy, whilst maintaining confidentiality as appropriate

Benefits

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Pension and Life Assurance
  • Westfield Healthcare Cash back scheme and shopping discounts
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Free on-site parking
  • Transport offered to and from main train station 
  • Care apprenticeships offered

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