Coventry, Willowbrook (CV4 8DJ) & Bevan Court (CV3 5JB)
£16,734 per annum (pro rota'd)
30 hours per week
Part Time, Permanent
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Lifestyle Coach to join our Retirement Living Team, to promote wellbeing and social inclusion within our services through a range of creative activities, from afternoon teas to craft workshops.
This role is based at our Bevan Court & Willowbrook schemes, it is a part time role for 30 hours per week. The role will be split over 20 hours at our Willowbrook scheme (CV4 8DJ) and 10 hours at our Bevan Court scheme (CV3 5JB).
Since the start of the pandemic, our Activities Coordinators have been working hard engaging with our customers in lots innovative ways, from door stop one to one chats and putting together a monthly brochure with news and puzzle, which you’ll be getting involved in!
You’ll be planning and delivering a high-quality programme of lifestyle activities to enhance the wellbeing of our customers, supporting them to live independently and ensure our customers have a voice in contributing towards the programme. You’ll be creative in identifying and implementing lifestyle activities, facilitating themed events, and promoting holistic health and wellbeing in a fun and entertaining way. You’ll vary the programme to ensure the varied needs of customers are met, reviewing and monitoring impact and reporting the progress.
Our ideal candidate? You’ll have experience of delivering creative and inclusive activities, focusing on older people’s wellbeing. You’ll have demonstrable experience of developing and delivering varied activities, adapting to the diverse needs of the audience. You’ll have experience of working with older people and facilitating with a drive to enhance inclusion, whilst managing a budget. A creative flair is a must as the activities you develop must be engaging and entertaining, using your ability to motivate others to work towards new goals and using your own initiative.
Who are Midland Heart? We’re a large and ambitious housing organisation providing more people an affordable place to call home. We welcome people from every walk of life, at every stage of their career. We expect a lot from our people but in return you can be assured of a great place to work, where you will be well rewarded and where great people are able to succeed. Whether you want to build your career with us, or use your experience to move on, we’re here to develop your potential.
Interested? Click on "Candidate Information" below for a full Role Profile. Applying is easy - simply register on our candidate portal uploading a CV and Covering Letter, which show us that you have what it take to make a success of the role.
Previous recent applicants need not apply.
Applications close on Sunday 14th March 2021, however the advert may close earlier, dependent on the volume of applications received.
We’re proud to be a Disability Confident Employer. Please feel free to contact us if you would like to discuss any adjustments you might need in order to be successful in this role.