Community Activities Organiser - South Aberdeenshire

  • Part time
  • £21,374 – £22,775 pro-rata
  • Stonehaven
  • Closing 16th August 2022


  • Advertised from 20th July 2022
  • Temporary (until 31 March 2023), 21 hours per week.
  • Reference R001184

Role

We are looking for a Community Activity Organiser in Central Aberdeenshire.

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
  • Promote activities through social media and other platforms
  • Review and evaluate activities providing regular reports of outcomes

Due to Covid restrictions the post holder will deliver a combination of online groups as well as in person. 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.

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

Application notes

To find out more and to apply, please visit our website.

Interview dates – 22 and 23 August 2022