Activity Co-Ordinator

Recruiter
The Odell Trust
Location
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Salary
Salary: £20,493 per annum
Posted
02 Oct 2020
Closes
30 Oct 2020
Contact
Bernadette Green
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
See advert details
Hours
Full-Time

THE ODELL TRUST

 

ACTIVITY CO-ORDINATOR

 

FULL-TIME

OVERVIEW:

The Odell Centre is a Social, Recreational and Leisure Day Activity Centre based in Kidderminster, Worcestershire.  We work with adults who have a learning disability or mental health issue.

We are recruiting for a Full-Time Activity Co-ordinator.

Due to the nature of the activities, the post holder will be required to work at the Odell Centre for 35 hours per week Monday – Friday 8:30am – 3:30pm.  However, there will be an expectation for the successful candidate to be flexible and undertake occasional weekend and evening work as required.

The successful candidate will require a current full driving licence to include entitlement to drive a minibus with up to 16 passenger seats (D1 on driving licence).

Key Requirements will include:-

Plan and deliver activities to members in conjunction with Personal Development Plan outcomes.  The main (but not exclusive) areas of activity involvement will be arts & crafts, pottery, sewing, knitting and weaving, pamper/beauty, jewellery making and costume design & making to support Odell Centre drama productions.

Additional practical skills in delivery areas of music, dance and drama sessions will be most welcome, but not essential to the role.

Complete tasks and necessary paperwork to a satisfactory standard and within agreed timescales

Carry out Personal Development Plan meetings with members

Drive minibus and crew cab to transport members to external activities

Assess and encourage members’ participation in activities and document outcomes

Ability to use basic computer packages

You will also be expected to help out as and when required on a wide range of other activities delivered to our members.

PLEASE NOTE: THIS POSITION IS NOT A CARE WORKER OR SUPPORT WORKER ROLE

Salary: £20,493 per annum

Annual Leave: 36 days per annum (inclusive of Bank Holiday)

Position Type: Full-Time (Permanent)

Closing Date: 1st Post 2 November 2020

Interview Date:  If shortlisted, interviews will be held 3 November – 13 November 2020

Method of Application: Ring Odell Centre on 01562 69683 between 9am and 3pm Monday –Friday or email recruitment@odellcentre.org.uk to request an application pack.  Please ensure you state which position you are interested in.