Wellbeing / Activities Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £20,750
  • Edinburgh (Thorntree)
  • Closing 26th February 2021

  • Advertised from 2nd February 2021
  • 35 hours per week (Occasional Evening/Weekend working may apply) Contract type: 3 years


Rowan Alba is currently recruiting for a Wellbeing/Activities Coordinator for our Thorntree Service located in Leith Edinburgh. Thorntree is designed around the needs of its tenants and will provide the highest level of care at home and housing support.

This is an exciting new role to work as a dynamic and motivated Wellbeing Coordinator where you will help promote independence, dignity, and quality of life always in a person centred caring and supportive environment. Understanding individual personalities, feelings, and lifestyle to enable us to provide each resident with personalised activities relating to their unique interests, making meaningful activity an essential part of care, so our tenants can live each day in the way they want.

You will be passionate about providing a varied 5-day programme of activities to stimulate and keep our tenants engaged, you will work in close conjunction with the support team, where you will build good relationships with the tenants and relatives.

The ideal candidate will have a creative flair, strong organisational skills, and the ability to relate well to people from all types of backgrounds. You will need to be sociable and able to communicate well with our residents and external activity providers. Previous experience in a similar role or environment would be beneficial.

Application notes

If you want be part of this exciting journey and join us, we would love to hear from you to discuss this fantastic opportunity further.

“We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age”.

You must possess or be willing to work towards a suitable qualification in line with the SSSC Regulatory Requirements.

If you are interested in the post, please complete the application form, and return it to Office Manager– info@rowanalba.org or by post to 89-95 Fountainbridge, Edinburgh, EH3 9PU.

For an informal discussion about the post, you can contact Declan McKiernan on 0131 555 5240 or email Declan.McKiernan@rowanalba.org

Application Notes:

Please note, CV’s will not be accepted, and the successful candidate will be subject to a PVG and reference check.