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Activity Coordinator
Ref: CYG35374

Cygnet River View, DL1 5JR
£12.00 per/hour
Part Time
Closing date
Monday 29 April 2024

We are looking for an outstanding Activities Coordinator with a passion for delivering excellent care.

You’ll be working 10-12 hours a week at Cygnet River View. This is an enhanced community residential service for men with neuropsychiatric or neurodegenerative conditions in Darlington, who may have behaviours that challenge alongside additional social and complex needs.

River View acts as a transitional service from inpatient Neuropsychiatric rehabilitation for those individuals who have been able to progress through the hospital pathway but now require the ability to return to the community; where participation in both social and domestic activities is vital for their quality of life and long term future in the community.

At Cygnet, our perks go way beyond pension schemes and excellent professional development.

You’ll also enjoy shopping, travel and leisure discounts – as well as a range of healthcare and financial benefits – to support you to be happy both in and out of work.

Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while reaping the rewards of making a difference to others – every day. 

Your day-to-day…

Develop, plan, implement & oversee activities, outings & events for the people in our care  
Provide fun & constructive leisure time, as well as appropriate physical & emotional support 
Ensure the provision of staff, space & materials for all activities
Supervise, oversee & develop colleagues 
Oversee the creation of promotional materials for events

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

Strong career progression opportunities, including into management roles
Monthly reflective practice, expert supervision & peer support
Opportunities for learning & development
Employee referral scheme
Pension scheme
“Cycle to Work” scheme & employee discount savings

You are... 

An excellent role model who knows what good care looks like 
Highly organised, with a positive attitude 
A confident public speaker & facilitator 
Knowledgeable of suitable activities & pastimes to support mental health service users
Positive in your approach to working with challenging behaviours 
Experienced in planning, resourcing & carrying out events & activities

Successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Cygnet has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. In this role you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

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