Activities & Wellbeing Coordinator

*PLEASE NOTE THAT WE DO NOT OFFER SPONSERSHIP FOR THIS ROLE*Wellbeing and Activities Coordinator – Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire Job type: Permanent Contracted hours: 37.5 hours per weekShift pattern example: 10-6pm, some weekend work included Hampden Hall Care Centre is a hidden gem and has been providing exceptional residential and nursing care to residents for over 10 years and is looking for activities & wellbeing coordinator to join our family.

Following a recent renovation, the home boasts modern yet homely rooms, providing a safe and comfortable living space.Westgate Healthcare is a family-run, award winning care home group and we are incredibly proud of our inspected care homes that are rated ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC.Benefits at Westgate Healthcare:We’re only as good as our team, so, we strive to help them be the best they can be and we make sure they are well rewarded.

The exact package depends on your role, but below you’ll see the sort of benefits we offer:
£10.00 per hourFree DBS checkFree uniformPaid induction and training Opportunities for career progressionRewards (cash payments) for ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme – sharing is caring!Free Eye Test (for qualifying Staff)Paid Nurse PIN renewal Paid 28 days holiday entitlementRewards for employee of the month  Awards for long service – up to £1,250Free staff wellness fundFree snacks for staffFree parkingPension schemeDiscounts from hundreds of nationwide high street and online stores
Your day-to-day duties will include:
Identify residents' activity needs and wishes through discussion, assessment and observation, and produce a varied programme based on these findingsExplore the most appropriate methods and resources for meeting activity needs, including group events and individual sessions, involving internal and external sources and involving community-based resourcesOrganise outings as appropriate and ensure risk assessments have been carried outManage monthly activity budgets for entertainment, materials and outingsTake photos of our residents around the home, create engaging content and update our social media pages on a daily basis
About you:
Ability to work in a team, a caring nature and a positive attitude  An understanding of Health and SafetyAn understanding of emotional, social, physical, psychological and intellectual needs of vulnerable peopleAbility to engage others in recreational activitiesPrevious experience in a similar position in a care home is desirable but not essentialRight to Live and Work in the UK
 Please note: We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we receive suitable applications, therefore, an early submission of application is encouraged.

Applications are reviewed on a weekly basis; interviews are arranged to suit on an ‘as and when required’ basis.

If you do not hear from us within 5 working days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.Westgate Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

  • Location: Tamarisk Way, Weston Turville, Aylesbury HP22 5ZB, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, E
  • Salary: £10 per hour
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: The Talent Hub
  • Posted: 13-Oct-2022
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