Activity Champion

Shaw Healthcare
12 Oct 2018
17 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Shaw healthcare are recruiting for an Activity Champion to deliver a
quality of activities and support to our service users in line with
our care principles of 'wellness, happiness, and kindness'. You will
work together with your colleagues to ensure that the physical,
social, psychological and emotional needs of our service users are met.
Reporting to the Service Manager, the successful candidate will be
working closely with residents to ensure a range of interesting and
stimulating activities are planned in every week. You may also be
involved in organising in-house and other events such as Christmas
parties, Easter raffles and summer fares etc, which ultimately
contributes towards the continuous high quality of care given to our patients.

Ideal candidate

Our Ideal Candidate

Our ideal Activities Champion will have the following skills and values:

Caring nature
Strong communication skills
Ability to work as part of a team and individually
Flexibility and be able to adapt to the needs of Residents
As the role requires work with vulnerable people and delivering
personal care and support, your employment will be subject to
appropriate pre-employment checks including referencing Disclosure and
Barring Service Check.

Do I need previous experience…?

We do not ask for any formal qualifications or experience of
working in care before as full training will be provided, although
having previous experience in a similar role would be desirable.
You will be at the very heart of our industry, so you are expected
to be reliable, dependable and committed to make a difference to our service.

About the company

What benefits will I receive?

Shaw healthcare have an excellent employee benefit programme, which includes:

Full paid induction programme
Paid annual leave – 28 days per year inclusive of Bank Holidays
Free Uniform
Discounted Meals while on Shift
Child care vouchers
Biannual incentive scheme
Pension scheme
Excellent development and promotion opportunities
Work towards a QCF qualification
Retail discounts and vouchers
Holiday discounts
Online benefits and cashback rewards
Refer a friend bonus scheme (earn up to £1000)
Excellent rates of pay
Employee assistance program to all contracted staff including face
to face counselling

Why Shaw healthcare?
Shaw healthcare provides a high standard of health and social care in
services across England, Wales and Scotland. Our high quality care and
support services places the individual at the centre of all we do and
is based on our core values of wellness, happiness and kindness. We
are unique as a major healthcare provider in being 86% owned by
employees and 14% owned by The Shaw Foundation, a grant making charity.

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