Activities Lead (Interim)

Highfield Park, Wales
Job Reference No: MHHP144325
Salary: £20,000-£30,000
Contract Type: Interim
Closing Date: 13/12/2022

Interim Activities Lead – Highfield Park, Llangwyfan, LL16 4LU

  • Full-time, maternity cover
  • 40 hours per week
  • £23,483.20 – £24,419.20 per annum (dependent on experience)

About the role: The post holder will lead in the delivery and planning of the provision of a comprehensive and quality activity programme aimed at maximising independence and maintaining optimum levels of everyday skills.

Delivering & arranging activities for residents to provide a stimulating environment to meet their emotional, social, physical & intellectual needs.

Ensuring the individual needs of service users are met, providing opportunities for individuals to use their skills and enhance their quality of life, whilst maintaining their independence and privacy.

As the Interim Activities Lead you will ensure the provision of a weekly timetable of activities and assist in developing opportunities for residents to progress in daily living skills. You will also encourage residents to participate in activities of their choice to enhance their quality of life.

The post is employed within Highfield Park and there is a requirement to work flexibly to meet service demands which will cover a 7 day per week, morning, afternoon and evening timetable of activities.

Highfield Park: Located in a picturesque part of North Wales, Highfield Park has 13 residential services for adults who have a learning disability, autism, challenging behaviour, mental health issues or complex behaviours. Each home is a specialist provision with its own dedicated staff team.

Benefits of Working with us:

  • Competitive pay
  • Long service reward at year 5
  • Career development and training
  • Work place pension
  • On-site parking
  • Preceptorship packages
  • Free eye care vouchers
  • Blue light card discounts
  • Enhanced maternity package
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme

Company Funded Benefits: MHC values the skills of Staff Nurses and will reimburse your annual registration fees following successful completion of your probationary period. MHC benefits also include; free DBS check, flu vaccination and Hepatitis B vaccination.

Equal Opportunities: MHC are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all who believe they fit the essential requirements for this role regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

How to apply: If you are experienced in the role of Interim Activities Lead, or if you feel you can make a real difference to the lives of others, we want to hear from you! Please complete the short application or upload your CV. Alternatively for an informal discussion about this role you can contact MHC Workforce on 01824 572020.

*All successful applicants must be at least 18 years old*

(We reserve the right to bring forward our closing date, without notice in the event of high volumes of interest).

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Activities Lead (Interim)

Highfield Park

Highfield Park is home to MHC's central support services. and also home to several of our services.

Highfield Park is located in the hamlet of Llangwyfan, in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The nearby village of Llandyrnog provides access to local amenities which include: local church, butchers shop, general store which includes a post office and three public houses, two of which have restaurant facilities.

The location offers the benefits of tranquillity as well as excellent opportunities for exercise and observing local wildlife. It is also within minutes of a main road through North Wales, putting the whole region within easy reach from the mountains of Snowdonia, to the North Wales coast and beyond.