Activities Coordinator

Philadelphia Lane, Newbottle, Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne & Wear, DH4 4ES
Philadelphia Lane, Newbottle Houghton-le-Spring Tyne & Wear DH4 4ES
Job Type
Full Time
Job Category
Activities
Shift Type
Days
Shift Structure
40.00 Hours per week
Closing Date
31 August 2021
Pay
£9.11

Extraordinary People, Exceptional Care

Are you an Activities Coordinator looking for a new opportunity with an organisation that will help you develop and achieve your professional goals and aspirations?

Hourly rate – £9.11 per hour

Working hours – 20.00 hours per week (Part-Time)

Location – Philadelphia Lane, Newbottle, Houghton-le-Spring, DH4 4ES

Job Role:

As an Activities Coordinator your day will be varied.  Developing meaningful occupational therapies, delivering engaging sessions and supporting events and outings with the residents to ensure that their quality of life is enhanced.

You will be responsible for organising a programme of appropriate, therapeutic, and recreational activities which may include craft classes, music, films, quizzes, bingo, reminiscence and entertainment.

About Us:

Welcome to Paddock Stile Manor Care Home - A specialist dementia, residential and short term respite care home in Houghton-le-Spring.

Rated ‘Good’ by our regulator CQC, Paddock Stile Manor care home is nestled in the town of Houghton-le-Spring, halfway between Durham and Sunderland, offering dementia, residential and short-term respite care.

Orchard Care Homes has a strong reputation in the care industry for running and managing care homes across the UK.  We have over 15 years of experience, running 24 care homes across the North and Midlands.

About you:

You would have prior experience of being able to plan a programme, publicise and communicate the programme, ensuring that all residents have access and to accompany the residents on outings as the Activities Coordinator, ensuring adequate provision of care staff and that all safety standards are met.

Benefits;

  • Excellent training and progression opportunities, from day one, with career pathways to enable you to grow and develop
  • Recognition schemes, such as ‘Making a Difference’
  • Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme
  • Access to our fantastic Employee assistance programme in association with BUPA that provides 24/7 support

Covid Measures:

Orchard Care Homes value the safety of our residents and staff above all else. Our staff received regular covid tests to protect their wellbeing and both our staff and residents are among the first wave of people to receive the Covid vaccine in the UK.


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Paddock Stile Manor

Paddock Stile Manor Care Home

Welcome to Paddock Stile Manor Care Home  A specialist dementia, residential and short term respite care home in Houghton-le-Spring. Rated ‘Good’ by our regulator CQC, Paddoc ...

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