Activities Co-ordinator

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Berkshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
27 Aug 2017
Expires
24 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Salary will be disclosed at interview.

This is a maternity cover position.

brighterkind is a dynamic care home group that is delivering a new approach to care, putting residents' happiness and health at the heart of our philosophy. Currently a standalone business, brighterkind has aspirations to develop independently into one of the leading care home providers in the UK.

This role presents a unique opportunity to join a caring, fun and forward thinking business which is currently in its early stages of development.

brighterkind operates in excess of 70 care homes throughout England, Scotland and the Channel Islands and employs more than 4,000 people. We are already the 5th largest provider in the UK with aspirations to develop further over the next three years.

Maybe you're already coordinated activities and are looking for a fresh challenge. Perhaps you've got a leisure background and are looking to take on a new role, Your role will be to plan, coordinate and implement a person centered programme of activities and social events suitable for our resident's needs and requests on a daily basis.

This role involves organising varied activities such as reminiscence work, themed days, outings, arts and crafts and practical activities such as baking and gardening. You will also be responsible for booking entertainment, building community links, organising parties and seasonal events throughout the year for residents, families and friends.

An energetic, committed yet approachable team member, the person who fulfils this role will add real value their obvious passion and commitment to both residents, families and staff alike, but will have the ability to multi-task in a high pressure environment with care and compassion. Your talent and ability will be a reflection of the brighterkind culture and values and will help showcase the best of our organisation.

If you possess these skills and the drive to succeed in this role we would love to hear from you. In return brighterkind provide a variety of competitive benefits including a generous holiday allowance, a bespoke development programme, child care vouchers and an employee discount scheme.

All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory references and a DBS check