Pelham House are currently seeking a highly organised, creative and engaging Assistant Activity Coordinator to provide person centred social care and support to the people within the Home.
Based in Cuckfield, you will ensure that the people who live at Pelham, House are offered a stimulating programme of activities, supporting staff teams on integrating the philosophy of meaningful occupation and stimulation into the home - concentrating on the hopes, wishes and aspirations of the people supported.
You will be joining a passionate team who are friendly and committed to making our home excellent in care. If you are seeking an opportunity to make real difference to people's lives we want to hear from you!
The role is 24 hours per week, across 7 days per week on a rota basis.
Enthusiastic and good humoured, the successful candidate will have a real presence, inspire colleagues and be highly organised to prioritise their workload and take ownership through to completion.
You will need to work flexibly to meet the needs, wants and wishes of the people supported and will reach out to the local community to explore new opportunities.
Experience of supporting older people with activities in a similar setting, along with a qualification in dementia or NVQ level 2 or equivalent in social care would be beneficial.
Working for us
In return, we offer you a rewarding role with the opportunity to develop your skills and future career in a rewarding and enriching environment. We also offer the following;
Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing learning and development - opportunities to take NVQ Level 2, classroom based courses and e-learning28 days holiday Contributory pension schemeEmployee of the month and other recognition schemesWellbeing FundA full DBS check
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