The Community Activity Organiser will work two days per week within our newly established service for people with early onset dementia, seeking out opportunities for them to remain connected to their communities. The post holder will also be responsible for developing and facilitating a wide range of community activities for people living with dementia and their carers/families with a view to helping them to maintain social activities, relationships and community connections
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.
For a job description, person specification and to apply please go to our website here.
The successful candidate for this post will be subject to a full check through the PVG Scheme
Closing date – 21 October 2019
Interview date – 24 October 2019
Recruiting Manager: Marie McEleny, Locality Leader
Tel: 01475 261100