The Firs Residential Home is recruiting at full time activities coordinator to join the Activities team! We are looking for someone enthusiastic and dynamic who can communicate effectively with residents as well as other team members. Someone who has done care before would be ideal but this is not a requirement.
SUMMARY OF THE ROLE
As an activities coordinator, you will curate, organise and participate in a varied and exciting activities schedule for residents, which they can enjoy and which will enhance their quality of life.
Your daily routine will be to offer a range of activities throughout the day, taking into account the abilities and preferences of each resident at the home.
In this role you will be in charge of organising outside entertainment, seasonal parties and outings throughout the year. You will also need to arrange fundraising events to encourage involvement with the local community. There is an element of paperwork to this role so you must be able to keep records effectively.
- No formal qualifications required although previous care experience is beneficial
- A good level of English
- A bubbly & friendly personality
- Good organisational skills
- The ability to use a camera
- Basic computer skills
- Record keeping skills