Activities Lead Vacancy at Northfield House Care Home Stroud, Gloucestershire

Think You Have What It Takes To Care For People Living With Dementia?

Here at Northfield House we have an extremely dedicated, compassionate and highly motivated team of staff caring for our residents, most of whom are living with dementia.

If you feel you posses these qualities and you’d like to pursue a career caring for people with dementia please apply below.

Activities Lead

Activities Lead  required at Northfield House in Stroud. 

We are a warm, friendly, traditional privately owned Residential Care Home in Uplands, Stroud with a clean, safe and comfortable home from home environment.

We consider all our residents to be like a dear loved one in our own family.
Our ethos is "Care with Compassion & Commitment". If this is also you, we are looking to hear from you!

You will :

  • Organise a variety of activities to suit all needs, such as games, crafts, singing & dancing, armchair exercises, gardening club etc..
  • Oversee themed days plus planning for events & outings.
  • Provide stimulation and encouragement to residents.
  • Arrange a programme with a variety of regular entertainers.
  • Work to develop links with people and organisations within our local community.
  • Follow all health and safety regulations

Other Benefits Include:

  • Comprehensive online training where required.
  • Support with personal development
  • Opportunity to work within a close-knit team dedicated to providing high quality PCC
  • Uniform provided
  • 5-6 weeks holiday pro rata
  • Benefit working short notice overtime and Bank holidays

The individual will have:

  • The ability to work individually and as part of a team
  • To work well under pressure
  • Show Compassion & Commitment to all within the home
  • Have a big heart with a kind and nurturing manner
  • Have a natural ability to connect with people
  • To provide our residents with Quality care
  • Treat colleagues and residents with Dignity & respect
  • Show Commitment to the Care Sector

Job Type: Part time - 16+ hours Mon- Fri afternoons

Salary: £9.50 per hour

Interested? Please complete the form below and attach your CV. We'll be in touch once we've reviewed your application. If you'd like more details first please contact us on 01453 488060 for a confidential chat.