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London Recruitment Solutions

Activities Assistant – luxurious Retirement Village – £17,796

JobID: HG1920

Location: London
Post author
Anthony T
Date Posted
27 Dec 2017
Job Description


This opportunity is working within a historic residential home for the elderly, set within beautiful landscapped gardens, which has listed buildings and connections with royalty. It is located in central London, housing various facilities for its residents, including numerous restaurants, clubs, chapel, infirmary, accommodation and grounds that you would expect to find in a stately home. You will be working with a very supportive and friendly team, supporting daily activities.


This is a part-time post and will be contracted for 36-hours a week, over 5-days, which include a paid for lunch break.
The rota will include some evening shifts and every other weekend.
Location: Chelsea
Good benefits and opportunities

Experience of activity provision to groups and/or individuals within a similar setting
Experience of completing care plans and / or risk assessments
Experience of working with individuals who have dementia
Experience of working with older people
Good written and excellent verbal communication skills with an ability to overcome communication barriers
Ability to maintain Pensioner activity records and complete other required administrative tasks, as required

To contribute to the planning, implementation and delivery of a social and activity programme for all pensioners
To assist in delivering a comprehensive range of activities to cover daily, weekly, monthly and seasonal opportunities.
To work a rolling rota, including weekends, to enable residents and flexible hours to enable pensioners to attend various evening events as required
To support and facilitate pensioners to engage in activities and social events both in their own berths or communal environments, e.g. dining/lounge/activity areas and on outings are appropriate.
To work as part of the Activity Team and alongside other staff members and volunteers to deliver social group activities and events.
To facilitate the integration of provision of social and activity engagement into the daily lives of pensioners.
To complete risk assessments when planning new activities, delegating activities to volunteers, or when arranging outside entertainment or trips.

How to Apply

email Andy

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