Wellbeing Practitioner – (Activities Coordinator) – Hampden House

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We are looking for hard-working, committed and professional individuals to join our growing team as a Wellbeing Practitioner (Activities Coordinator) at Hampden Group, based in Harrogate!

The company is unable to sponsor the employment of international workers in this role. You will be required to provide evidence of your right to work in the UK.

Pay & Hours:

  • Rate of Pay: £11.50 per hour
  • Hours of Work: 30 hours per week
  • Shift Pattern: – Working to a rota covering 7 days per week (some flexibility may be required depending on events)

The Role:

As an Wellbeing Practitioner, you will organise and plan weekly activities tailored to meet the individual needs of our service users promoting independence and making each day as fulfilling as possible. Examples could include seasonal activities such as paint an Easter egg, design a Christmas card, arts and crafts, music & movement, gardening and attractions outside of the home in the local community.

If you like to plan fun activities for people to take part in? Apply to become an Activities Coordinator with the HICA Group!

About you:

  • Previous experience working with individuals with vulnerable adults with Dementia would be advantageous
  • Can work within a budget
  • Previous experience planning and implementing activities or events
  • Excellent knowledge of Customer Care
  • Ability to keep accurate and detailed records
  • Able to work unsupervised and to use your own initiative
  • Excellent knowledge of confidentiality and its meaning

Rewards & Benefits:

  • Paid breaks
  • £500 rewards for every friend or family referral
  • Cycle to Work scheme and other salary sacrifice benefits
  • Employee assistance programme & access to free counselling
  • Free parking
  • Access to funded qualifications and internal career progression
  • Retail, supermarket, holiday, entertainment & cinema discounts
  • Discounted local & national gym memberships, plus FREE on-demand workouts and classes available to stream in your living room
  • Access to low cost saving plans and loans
  • Hospital and Death Benefit plans at discounted prices
  • On-the-spot voucher recognition scheme £000s awarded every month
  • Techsave loans scheme opened twice a year
  • In-house lottery with £0000s to be won every month

Additional Information:

Hampden House is a 66-bed purpose-built nursing home located within the prestigious Duchy Estate. The home provides the highest level of facilities and services from personal and nursing care, short-stays and end-of-life care.

The HICA Group are a ‘Not for Profit’ organisation providing a range of care services to older people and people with learning difficulties both within residential and nursing homes and within the community.

The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check. HICA do not offer sponsorship to Non-UK Nationals.