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Activities Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £18,486 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 26th January 2020

  • Advertised from 7th January 2020
  • 24 hours per week, £11,831.04 per year (£9.48 per hour)


Can you bring care, love and laughter into older people’s lives?

The Open Door is looking for an Activities Coordinator to plan, organise and deliver a programme of activities to engage, enthuse and entertain the members of our elderly day care services.

We are searching for someone who is creative and resourceful, with a warm and caring nature, and a sense of fun. The right person will be a strong team player with excellent communication and organisational skills. S/he will feel confident facilitating group sessions for individuals with different stages of dementia. In addition, s/he will have a good understanding of the needs of older people, including people with limited mobility and hearing, vision and memory loss. Previous experience in a similar role is highly desirable.

Application notes

For an informal chat or to request an application pack please contact Simon Warr, Operational Manager on 0131 447 9757 or

An application pack is also available for download below.

Deadline for applications: 11.59pm Sunday 26th January 2020

Interviews: week of 3rd February 2020