24 hours per week to include alternate weekends
As an Activities Co-ordinator at Parkland House, our CQC rated Outstanding home, you will work as part of a team to provide the best care for the people living in our homes and be a part of the next chapter in their story.
You will create, organise and offer a range of activities to stimulate the physical, mental and emotional wellbeing of the people living in our home.
Working with our care staff you will encourage individuals to take part in organised activities and provide one to one support and support to maintain daily living skills.
You will collate pictures so we can share our stories and get to know the people in our home and what matters the most to them so you can support them in the best way possible, recognising their individual choice.
Every day is different and hard work is required, but each day, you will go home knowing you have made a difference to their lives.
You don’t need experience as we provide online training, along with face to face support, supervision and a full induction. As soon as you achieve your care certificate we’ll also support you further to progress within the home if this is something you wish to do.
What you need most of all is a desire to help, kindness and to enjoy making someone’s day that little bit easier.
We can offer you:
*Full company induction and training to get you started and confident in the role
*Ongoing training and support thereafter to gain qualifications and opportunities for career progression
*Free DBS check
*Free meals provided when working long shifts
*Short or long shifts
*Paid annual leave
*Access to Peninsula Care Homes Mental Health First Aider
*Access to an external Confidential Care helpline for you and your family members
*Access to Peninsula Care Home’s ‘Whycare?’ app
*Access to Peninsula Care Home’s ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme
*Ample PPE to support safe working
*One of the most rewarding jobs
To find out more please contact us on 01392 346442 or email email@example.com
Care / support worker, Entry level roles, One-to-one support, Residential care home, Wider services
Peninsula Care Homes - Parkland House Providing exceptional care
Type of organisationPrivate
SectorHealth and social care
At Peninsula Care Homes, it’s our CARE (Committed, Ambition, Responsible, Embracing) values that make us different and a very special company to work for.
We are a family run business and not only do we provide a home from home environment filled with laugher and love for the people living in our homes, we recognise all that our staff do to support each day. We invest in our staff to enable them to reach their career aspirations and celebrate success, so they love what they do.
Parkland House is an outstanding 52 bedded care home in Exeter, specialising in exceptional residential and dementia care. We are looking for more kind and caring people to join our team.