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Lead Activities Co-ordinator – Bramley House

Mere, Wiltshire

 30 hours per week

Part-time, Permanent

Pay: £10.20 – £10.45 per hour

 

Bramley House, a luxury residential care home in Mere, Wiltshire, has an amazing opportunity for a creative, passionate and dedicated individual to join our wonderful team.

Working for Bramley Care

Is Bramley Care a good company to work for?

We certainly hope so… Bramley Care is a small, family-run business, consisting of two luxury residential care homes and a home care agency. At Bramley Care, we hold regular events to bring all our staff together (Covid-19 permitting), such as Christmas meals and summer barbecues. Each Christmas, all of our staff receive a fantastic Christmas hamper, we have regular awards for staff who have shown particular dedication, and we also offer bonuses and tokens to show our appreciation for hard work and loyalty.

Here are a few of the other benefits you will get if you work for Bramley Care:

· Free DBS check.
· Workplace pension.
· 20 days annual leave (pro rata), plus bank holidays.
· £300 Refer-A-Friend bonus scheme.
· Uniform provided free of charge.
· Shopping Discounts (via Perkpal).

Will Bramley Care support me in my career development?

At Bramley Care, as well as providing the very best standards of care and service to our residents and clients, staff development is extremely important to us. Furthermore, our commitment to staff development is vitally important to our ethos and is reflected in our CQC report and the feedback from our Investors in People accreditation.

Our in-house training center provides Bramley Care staff with the opportunity to continuously improve and expand their level of experience and education.

All members of the care team receive ongoing theoretical and practical training.

Bramley House

Bramley House is situated in the historical village of Mere just beneath the South Downs. Mere itself offers a host of amenities including a post office, several inns, shops and tea room.

Bramley House is part of Bramley Care, a small, family-run business, consisting of two luxury residential care homes and a home care agency.

Why don’t you check out the Bramley Care Facebook page  to get a feel for what life is like for our residents and Carers?

What about Covid-19?

Our existing staff have all been vaccinated against Covid-19 and any new staff would be vaccinated as soon as this could be arranged. Our staff are given ongoing practical and emotional support to help them cope with the current challenges. We always ensure that our staff are fully provided with all the PPE they need to ensure not only their own safety but the safety of our clients as well.

Vacancy Information

What hours would I need to work?

This role is part-time for 30 hours each week and includes every other weekend.

What would I get paid?

Hourly rate- £10.20 weekdays and £10.45 weekends.

What skills and experience would I need?

As the lead Activities Co-ordinator you will have responsibility for being the creative mind in supporting our residents to express their individual interests. You must be able to design, organise and deliver engaging activities and lifestyle opportunities that are person centred and enable our residents’ wishes to come true.

You will create a stimulating environment that promotes lifestyle choices, happiness, development, fun and participate in team engagement in accordance with our Bramley House values.

We are looking for an outgoing individual who strives to make a difference every day to the lives of our residents. Working in partnership with team members, residents and relatives.

Ideally having worked previously in a similar role, you will have experience of supporting and organising the schedule of programmes of events or activities and have great organisation skills, listening skills, good written, non-verbal and verbal communication skills.  We require a basic knowledge of competence in computer skills as our residents use zoom to maintain family links.  In addition you will be confident to drive our mini bus to take our residents to appointments and on outings when required.

How to apply

Email us … If you have a current CV please attach this or if not, just tell us a little bit about yourself and why you are interested in joining us.  Make sure you include your preferred contact information and we will soon be in touch.