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Post available
Activities Organiser (Abbeyfield & Wesley)
Location Causeway Coast & Glens
Description

It's all about hearts and minds, not just bricks and mortar! We need enthusiastic volunteers to assist with organising activities and outings for our residents. As the House Activities Organiser you will work closely with the House Manager and play a key role in enhancing the wellbeing of the residents at our Abbeyfield sheltered houses.

 Part of your role could include

  • Building friendships with our Abbeyfield residents. 
  • Encouraging residents to pursue existing interests and try out new hobbies. 
  • Helping to coordinate resident outings and social events 
  • Sharing your own skills or interests with residents – music, craft, board games, art, IT or film 

 Locations:

Ballycastle Ballyclare Ballymena Ballymoney Banbridge Bangor Carrickfergus Donaghadee Downpatrick Greenisland Holywood Lurgan Newtownabbey Newtownards Portstewart 

 Skills and Experience:

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Good organising skills 
  • Good local knowledge 
  • Interest and awareness of older people’s needs 
  • Team worker 

 Good if you are interested in…. 

  • Wellbeing and mental health 
  • Events coordination 
  • Working with Older People 
  • Making a difference 
  • Developing new skills and experience

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