Wellbeing Facilitator

Recruiter
Care Vacancy Ltd
Location
Amersham
Salary
£8.25 - £10.00 per hour (depending on experience)
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Wellbeing Facilitator, Pratt House, Amersham

£8.25 - £10.00 per hour (depending on experience)

Full Time including alternative weekends and occasional evenings

Working as a Wellbeing Facilitator for Abbeyfield you will take responsibility for planning, organising and delivering varied opportunities for activity and engagement that are supportive, motivating and add value to the lives of our residents, striving all the time to create opportunities to increase their wellbeing.

It is essential that you have experience of delivering quality activity and engagement provision and that you can demonstrate to us that you have a clear understanding of this for those living with dementia.

Duties will include spending time with residents to collate their interests and preferences and to develop life history books and other creative ways to aid recall, reminiscence and communication. Also to work closely with the team and resident's families and friends to plan, organise and deliver stimulating activities.

Applicants should have previous experience and knowledge of the needs of older people, including those living with dementia. Able to communicate and adapt their relationship across a broad range of stakeholder groups and work flexibly, using their own initiative and within a team. Demonstrate a creative approach to planning activities whilst emphasising and understanding the needs of older people are essential traits.

For further information please apply online