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Details of opportunity

 

Post available
Activities Therapist (Cottage Care Home)
Location Coleraine
Description

The residents can spend much of their waking hours with nothing to do, which can take its toll on their emotional and physical health. So, the job of an activities or recreation assistant is vital to their well-being. 

 As part of our team you’ll be involved in:

  • setting up and packing away at the end of the session 
  • encouraging service user participation, 
  • keeping in mind individual difficulties and preferences 
  • working to develop new activities 
  • promoting the residents physical, intellectual and social stimulation 

Activities usually include: Arts & crafts, reading, music, gardening, woodwork, baking, and to accompany residents on days out 

Days/times required:  Flexible 10.30-5.30

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