Activities Coordinator - Basingstoke

Forest Care
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Forest CareForest Care is a family owned and managed company, currently with four care homes in Hampshire and Surrey. Our focus is to ensure we provide the highest standards of care to our residents, and their ongoing welfare, comfort and needs are central to how we run our homes. We want our homes to be a home in the truest sense, and we are committed to making our residents feel at home from the outset.We are looking for reliable, caring people who want to make a difference by providing the best care possible at all times and whom are willing to work every other weekend.Main Duties:Plan and organise programmes of individual and group activitiesBe responsible for the appropriate use of the home's activities budget.Review and evaluate the activities programme so that it is kept up to date and fit for purpose.Work closely with residents, staff and others involved in the organising and the running of events.To undertake any other duties as required by line managementSkills and ExperiencePrevious experience of organising events and activities within a care home setting (not essential, as training is provided)Good organisational skills A moderate level of computer literacyAs well as a competitive salary/hourly rate [delete where appropriate] Forest Care provides a comprehensive range of benefits including;28 days Holiday (for full time workers) Comprehensive induction trainingOngoing training and development Auto-enrollment Pension SchemeNVQ Training Childcare vouchersPaid breaksFree meals