Personal Activity Leader - Cannock

15 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Site or Unit :Windsor House Care HomeAddress :Littleworth Road Hednesford Cannock Staffordshire WS12 1HYContracted Weekly Hours : 30Marquis Windsor is a 49 bedded purpose built care home. Marquis Windsor has a specialised Pearl Team and the Home has been awarded the Bronze Pearl award an accreditation we are dedicated to caring for Dementia residents. Situated in the Cannock suburb of Hednesford convenient for shops, amenities, public transport and the M6 motorway. A new garden space has been added recently to the home for wheelchair residents to enjoy. There are both residential and nursing floors which allows for residents to remain in the same home as and when their clinical needs change. Our aim is to provide the highest possible quality of life for all our residents and encourage them to become involved with the day to day activities happening within the home. The nursing and care staff monitor the residents health and well-being encouraging them to make choices of how they wish to have their care delivered.In your role as a Personal Activity Leader you will be responsible for the delivery of all activities within the care home by ensuring that all resident's are offered a varied and meaningful choice of activities throughout their stay. You will be part of the team that ensures that residents in our care feel valued as individuals.So as a personal activity leader what do you need to do to make this happen? Provide stimulation and exercise to residents through a wide and varied activities programme. Assess the mental and physical needs of all residents regularly to ensure most appropriate activities are conducted. Liaise closely with residents, care staff and relatives to create personalised activities that will engage our residents and reflect their interests and hobbies. Encourage staff and relatives to become involved in any activities programmes. Develop community links with local groups, i.e. churches, schools and encourage a variety of events and activities to take place in the home. Work safely within company policies, seeking advice and guidance when necessary.

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