Community Activities Organiser (Renfrewshire)

  • Full time
  • £19,588 – £20,955
  • Renfrewshire
  • Closing 29th September 2021


  • Advertised from 2nd September 2021
  • Permanent contract. 35 hours per week
  • R001073

Role

We are looking for a Community Activity Organiser in Renfrewshire.

The post holder will work in partnership with colleagues, people with dementia and their families to:

  • Plan, develop and facilitate a wide range of therapeutic and social activities across Renfrewshire. This will include digital activities
  • Promote activities through social media and other platforms
  • Review and evaluate activities providing regular reports of outcomes

Due to Covid restrictions the post will initially be home based with many of the activities online. Proficiency and confidence in using and supporting use of digital platforms and social media are essential for this role.

Successful candidates will have a positive approach to dementia supported by excellent communication and networking skills and an empathic, positive attitude. Having a creative flair and being a self-starter would also be an advantage as well as having experience of working with people with dementia. A willingness to develop through ongoing learning is essential.

Occasional evening and weekend work may be required and a driving licence and access to a vehicle is essential to the role.

Application notes

For a full job description, please click apply where you will be redirected to our website to fill out an application form.

Applicants must complete the form on our website to be considered for this role.

The successful candidate for this post will be subject to a full check through the PVG Scheme.

Closing date – 29 September 2021

Interview date – 17 September 2021

Recruiting Manager: Fiona Kane, 32 Riccartsbar Avenue, Paisley, PA2 6BG, Tel: 0778745163, Email: fkane@alzscot.org