Activities Coordinator

Balhousie Care Group Ltd
Aboyne, Aberdeenshire
£9.00 per hour
10 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Activities Coordinator

Balhousie Alastrean Care Home, Tarland, Aberdeenshire

Location:  Aboyne
Status:  Permanent
Contract Type:  Full time
Pay Details:  £9.00 per hour

Purpose of the role: 

To assist in the implementation of activities appropriate to Residents' needs and requests.

Your role in the Balhousie team: 

Help Residents to socialise within the Care Home, and provide a variety of activities that cater for all tastes.
Encourage Staff Members, Relatives and Friends to participate in the Care Home's activities.

Essential Qualities and Skills: 

  • The ability to develop and organise a range of events / activities for Residents in all Resident categories
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Friendly, creative and confident
  • Genuine interest in working with the relevant Resident group
  • Satisfactory Police Check and check against the PVG List

Desired Qualities and Skills: 

  • Previous experience of working with the relevant Resident group
  • Qualification in remedial / occupational therapies
  • Flexible approach towards working routines

Pay and Benefits: 

As well as a competitive salary, in return for your commitment and hard work, we offer the following additional benefits:

  • Company pension;
  • Childcare vouchers;
  • Employee benefits scheme which provides access to a range of leisure and entertainment  discounts
  • Flexible working and part time options available

Closing Date
Closing date for applications: 21.08.2017