Activities Coordinator – Feltham

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Coniston Lodge Nursing home

Coniston Lodge Nursing Home in Feltham is a 92-bed facility dedicated to providing comfort and care for the elderly. This includes end of life care, nursing care and 24/7 residential care.

All rooms at Coniston Lodge have their own toilets and can have internet access where required, giving privacy and comfort for residents.

A programme of activities and hobbies is maintained for residents to keep them active in mind and body, while local shops, gardens, cinema and leisure centre can be visited where appropriate.

Main Responsibilities

· Help Service Users to socialise within the Care Centre and provide a variety of activities that cater for all tastes

· Plan and initiate monthly rolling/individual programmes, and encourage Service Users to maintain pre-existing hobbies

. Encourage Staff Members, Relatives and Friends to participate in the Care Centers activities

· Accompany Service Users where possible to of site activities which may occasionally take place outwith normal working hours

· Help to create an atmosphere that suits individual Service Users within the Care Centre

· Assist with fund raising and budgeting for entertainments, materials and outings

· Maintain full and accurate records of daily activities using appropriate documents and assist the Key Worker to review and update Service User Care Files

. Discuss the aims and objectives of recreation therapy with other Staff Members

· Report any changes in Service Users physical or emotional condition to the Home Manager or Person in Charge

· Provide comfort and company on a one to one basis for Service Users who are unable to undertake any form of activity

· Participate in Staff and Service User meetings as required

· Maintain and improve professional knowledge and competence.

· Attend mandatory training days/course, on or off site as and when required

Main Requirements

Proven ability to develop and organise a range of events/activities for Service Users in all categories

· Friendly, creative and confident

· Good numerical and word processing skills

· Genuine interest in working with the relevant Service Users group

· Good communication and organisational skills

· Confident team player

· Satisfactory Policy Check and check against the PoVA list

· Ability to work on own initiative

· Previous experience of working with the relevant Service User group

· Flexible approach towards working routines

Job Type – 30 – 40 hours per week – may include some weekends.

Salary – £9.00

If you are interested in this job role,please send your CV to Coniston.HR@bondcare.co.uk

 

Coniston Lodge Nursing Home

Fern Grove, Feltham, London Borough of Hounslow, TW14 9AY

Telephone: 0208 8444 860

Email Address: coniston@bondcare.co.uk

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