Salary: £18,951.40 per annum (pro rata) rising to £20,875.40 per annum (pro rata) upon successful completion of probation period
Hours: Full time, 37 hours per week (including evenings, weekends, bank holidays where relevant)
Are you looking for a rewarding role with great autonomy to plan and implement stimulating and engaging activities, all designed to meet the individual needs of the people we support? We may have just the role for you!
We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic about delivering excellent quality activities, has a positive attitude to managing a varied workload, willing to learn and develop new skills, and the ability to work positively as part of a team or on their own.
The role of the Activities Coordinator is to help complement existing support by providing meaningful and fun activities for our service users in the Camden Floating Support Service. This includes supporting a diverse range of service users with both leisure and occupational activities.
You will be involved in developing and implementing a range of creative new activity groups focusing on social interaction, learning and general wellbeing for service users with learning disabilities, promoting their independence and reducing reliance on 1:1 support.
Alongside this, you will also have a caseload of your own service users to provide support, to enable them to become valued and participating members of the community in which they live, by achieving maximum independence and integration.
The role will include working with service users with a diverse range of support needs, including additional physical support, and who are living in supported accommodation or in their own homes.
What we offer in return
- Great opportunities for staff development and progression
- Opportunities to be innovative and creative, alongside ensuring a solid base of good practice in supporting people with learning disabilities
- In-depth induction, with a wide range of training opportunities
- Regular supervision and coaching/mentoring
About Centre 404
Centre 404 is a leading charity based across 6 London boroughs with an excellent reputation for providing high quality services to children and adults with Autism, learning disabilities and their families.
Want to know more? Don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at email@example.com or on 0207 607 8762.
How to apply: Please submit your CV along with a cover statement (either within the email itself or as an attachment) addressing the following: “Tell us more about why you are interested in this role and what you would bring to this post in terms of your knowledge, skills and experience”. Please ensure you refer to the job description/person specification in your statement and explain how you meet the criteria. You can find the job description/person specification here.
We would also appreciate if you could take the time to complete an applicant diversity survey.
Closing date: 9am, 31st July 2021, although applications will be shortlisted on a rolling basis and we may bring the closing date forward if a successful candidate is found before 31st July 2021.
Centre 404 is dedicated to staff development and supervision and we will provide a detailed induction and on-going training and support. We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults at risk and we are looking to recruit people who share these values. All offers of employment are subject to an enhanced DBS check, proof of eligibility to work in the UK and two satisfactory references.
We are dedicated to providing a meaningful and rewarding work environment, as well as offering a range of perks and benefits for our staff to enjoy; a list of what we have to offer is included here:
Centre 404 is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Charity ref number 299889