Activities Assistant (Part Time)
£9.70 per hour
At our residential nursing home in Hampton, a fantastic and exciting opportunity has arisen for an Activities Assistant to become part of our team on a part time basis.
You will be required to work 30 hours per week on a rotational shift pattern between Monday to Sunday, alternate weekend working will also be required as part of this role.
Activities Assistant - Key Duties:
Assist with planning weekly activities in line with the requests and choices of the residents
Enhance the wellbeing of residents through stimulating social and physical activities
Ensure the emotional, social, physical and intellectual needs of the residents are listened to and met
Assess needs and plan individual activities for residents who are unable to participate in group activities
Motivate the care team, promote the importance of activities and contribute to the caring culture of the Home
Activities Assistant - Requirements:
Show an empathetic, warm and cheerful personality
Ability to put creative ideas into practice
Experience of working with senior people would be preferred but not essential
Experience in activities for older people will be an advantage
Able to work independently and as part of a team
Have the flexibility and willingness to work shifts, including weekends
In return, we will offer you:
Full Induction Training
Discounts at Major High Street Retailers
Comfortable Staff Rooms
Our philosophy is to create a secure, relaxed, happy and homely atmosphere for the residents to live in and for the staff to work in. We specialise in providing quality nursing and residential care for the elderly.
If you would like to join our successful team as an Activities Assistant, please select "apply now" and attach your CV