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Potted Plants in the garden of The Old Vicarage.

Activities Coordinator

Full-time/Permanent /Job Share Considered

£11.44 per hour

  40 hours per week (weekdays - 9 am to 5 pm)

 + Fuel Expenses  

If you enjoy making people laugh, organising small events, like creative activities, are a good listener and believe that hobbies are very much an important part of life – then we would love to hear from you!


Our residents very much appreciate sing-a-longs, gentle walks, reminiscing, arts and crafts, good movies, good games, and above all enjoyable conversation with a sprinkling of laughter!


This role most certainly requires excellent social skills and an ability to organise birthday parties and festive and celebration events.


Job Description
  • Talking with our residents about what activities they might enjoy.

  • Organising activities that are tailored to the needs of individuals, and group activities to bring people together.

  • Booking external entertainment.

  • Organising transport and trips out in the local community.

  • Helping people take part in the activities.

  •  Keeping a record of care for all of our residents using the Mobile Care Monitoring system (training will be given).


  • No experience is required as training will be provided.

  • DBS and references required - The Old Vicarage pays for DBS Clearance.

  • Kindness, patience, and compassion.

  • Happy and lots of fun!

  • Increment of £0.10 for NVQ 2.

  • Increment of £0.15 for NVQ 3.

  • A bonus of £2 per hour for exceeding contracted hours.

  • 20 pence per mile commuting fuel allowance for journeys over 15 miles.

  • Starting bonus of £250 (payable after 13 weeks trial period)

  • On-site parking.

  • A uniform is provided.

If you are interested in the role of Activities Organiser at our lovely and friendly, Cumbrian Residential Care Home in Grange over Sands, please click on the link below to complete the

Application Form.  We welcome all applications but we must advise we do not provide a relocation package or UK Visa Employment Sponsorship.

Good Luck!

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