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Job Overview
  • Company: Gracewell Healthcare
  • Base Pay: N/A
  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Reference ID: 2016-47105
  • Location: UK-Sutton
  • Contact: Gracewell
  • Phone: Not Available
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Activities Organiser - FT
Job Description
Are you looking for a new and exciting opportunity to be part of the opening team at our Gracewell Home in Sutton?


Gracewell of Sutton on the Westmead Road is a purpose built state of the art 83 bed home, due to open in Autumn 2016 and we will be looking for a team to join us in October.
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

  • Demonstration of proficiency in computer skills, Microsoft Office (Windows, Outlook, Excel)

ABOUT GRACEWELL
What we do is vitally important: caring for people, providing beautiful, safe and comfortable homes for them to live in and supporting them in their future lives. We encourage our residents to retain their independence wherever possible and our homes are a vital, thriving part of the local community.
We recognise that it is the small details and personal attention that makes all the difference; knowing that each resident in our care has special interests, that their life story is unique and often incredible, and that we can help them to continue to cherish their family, friends and important memories.
At Gracewell Healthcare we offer our employees a competitive salary and benefit package, a Gracewell uniform and a comprehensive induction programme.
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





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