Job Details

Activity Co-ordinator

  • Working Hours:

  • Job Type:

    Part time
  • Salary:

    £9.00 per hour
  • Job Location:

    Suffolk, East Anglia


Our client's residential home based in Scole, Diss (Suffolk) is currently recruiting for an Activities Co-ordinator to join their team.


The role of Activities Co-ordinator is to support and facilitate resident’s social, intellectual and spiritual well-being, through activity, by supporting interests and enabling participation.

The successful candidates will also assist in the organisation and implementation of individual, group and fundraising activities to promote and support each resident’s aspirations.


The position is offering 21 hours per week (9am-4pm), at a pay rate up to £9.00 per hour (subject to experience)

The successful candidate will need to be flexible regarding working hours in order to support various events which are held within the home.

Criteria / Person Specification

The successful candidate for this position will have:

  • Previous experience of organising activities within a care setting.
  • Experience of arranging and promoting events
  • Great communication skills
  • NVQ level 2 or 3 in Health & Social Care, would be advantageous
  • Ability to work as part of a team and individually
  • Understanding of the different types of activities elderly residents will enjoy.
  • Creative flair with a range of practical skills e.g. arts & crafts etc.
  • Ability to motivate and engage people with good negotiation skills.
  • Ability to plan a calendar of activities.
  • Able to create an environment where residents feel able to participate and contribute ideas.


Our client provides a variety of competitive benefits, including:

- Excellent rates of pay

- Enhanced rates for bank holidays

- Paid breaks

- Uniform provided

- Enhanced DBS paid for by our client


 If you have an outgoing bubbly personality and enjoy making a difference to peoples live then this job would be perfect for you.




Before applying for this position, please ensure the CV you are attaching is up to date with your current and most recent work history. Failure to do so, may result in your application being rejected.

Due to the volume of applicants, we will only contact those candidates who have been shortlisted for interview by our client.

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Job Deadline: 21/12/2018


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