Activities Organiser - FT

2 days left

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Oxfordshire
Salary
10.50 - 10.50 GBP Hourly + GBP10.50/hour
Posted
25 Aug 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
THIS POSITION IS 30HRS PER WEEK PAYING GBP10.50 PER HOUR PLUS FANTASTIC BENEFITS!

We're looking for an outgoing and enthusiastic professional; someone who can create and deliver an engaging activities and volunteer programme for our residents.

As an Activities Organiser you will develop a programme of activities and events that provide a variety of resident and family centered experiences all of which will promote independence, choice and dignity for our residents You will to get to know our residents, their interests and life stories, so you can deliver events that truly enrich their lives and ensure they feel connected with their community

A good knowledge base of community resources is required. Experience of working with seniors would be an advantage, but an outgoing personality with good communication and organisational skills are vital.

* One year experience preferred in long term care and/or assisted living or experience/exposure to the senior population

* Experience preferred in volunteer recruitment, coordination and training
* Ability to handle multiple priorities and facilitate small group presentations
* Ability to lead and motivate people to become involved in social events and various activities
* Possess effective written and verbal communication skills
* Competent in organisational skills with the ability to coordinate and plan
* Demonstrates good judgement, problem solving and decision making skills
* Demonstration of proficiency in computer skills, Microsoft Office (Windows, Outlook, Excel)
* Ability to be flexible and adaptable

GRACEWELL BENEFITS

* 28 days holiday inclusive of Bank holiday

* Bank holiday - double time payment for approved hours worked

* 'Your choices' voluntary benefits - employee discounted scheme

* Childcare vouchers

* Flu Vaccination

* Employee Assistance scheme

* Cycle to work scheme with Halfords

* Career Development Training to recognised NVQ level in Health and Social care & many more

* Study Support

* Uniform

GW2017