Activities Assistant

Basic Overview
Salary: £10.25/hour
Job Type: Full Time / Permanent
Minimum Salary: 10.25
Maximum Salary: 10.25
Job Location: Poole

About The Role
Activities Assistant – Competitive pay rate of £10.25 per hour
Flexible hours including full time, part time and bank available
We have an exciting opportunity for an Activities Assistant to join the team at Dorset House, our caring and friendly residential care home near to Upton Country Park and Poole Quay. Located in Hamworthy, Poole, Dorset.
As a not-for-profit charity within Social Care, we focus on the reward and recognition of all our people, our benefits include:

A £500 Welcome Bonus after joining (T&C's apply)
Blue Light Shopping Discount Card
Reward and Recognition Schemes
Employee Assistance Programme
Industry Based QualificationsWhat you will be doing:

You will assist in providing a range of imaginative and enjoyable social and therapeutic activities to our residents, some of whom are living with dementia
Delivering an ongoing calendar of social events and activities for residents covering their personal interests
Maintaining awareness of our resident’s changing needs, raising concerns were necessary
Assist in mealtimes when required and promote a social, calm and enjoyable experience
Provide encouragement and support to enable our residents to remain as independent as possible
This role requires you to work flexible hours but they can fit in around your lifestyleWho are we looking for:
You are social and outgoing with excellent communication skills, you've got good time management skills with the ability to prioritise multiple tasks. You also work well in a team environment. You need to be over 18 years of age to apply for this position.
If this sounds like you then we would love for you to join the team! 

About The Company
Care South are one of the top 20 rated Care Home Groups in the UK based on published reviews from residents and their family and friends at (url removed).
As a not-for-profit charity, our HEART values are key to us providing outstanding care.  For more information about us, our values and benefits, please visit our website: (url removed)
For any questions please contact the recruitment team on (phone number removed)

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