We are currently recruiting for a Lifestyle Co-ordinator to enable and support our residents to continue taking part in the activities and lifestyle choices they have always enjoyed. Whatever that may be from meeting up with friends and family, going to the local bowls club, visiting the cinema, attending local groups or enjoying a specific past time like gardening, painting or singing.
It all starts with getting to know our residents as individuals and finding out how they have lived their life and what they enjoy doing. This will mean taking an interest and talking with our residents and their family and friends. Plotting a life history book with them and sharing their memories.
To promote the social and recreational aspects of daily living for all residents. You will engage with the local the community and its resources. You will be creative, innovative and enthusiastic. You will have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
We are looking for someone with the following experience
Experience of working with vulnerable adults
Customer service experience
We are looking for someone with the following technical skills
The ability to compile social care plans for residents
Ability to communicate on the telephone
Good interpersonal skills
Excellent verbal and written skills
Able to return information and carry out instructions accurately.
Able to maintain confidentiality
Able to work with residents to ensure they have fulfilling lives
Able to prioritise workload
Able to use own initiative
The ideal candidate will have these personal qualities
Shares ideas with others (to make improvements)
Keen to learn and improve own performance
Committed to communicate with customers to understand their needs
Will go the extra mile to help fulfil customer’s needs
Has a ‘can-do’ attitude to work
Enjoys working effectively as part of a team
Salary depending on experience & location
ALL WORK IS SUBJECT TO WEEKLY SHIFT PATTERNS
This job description is subject to regular review and appropriate modification.