Activities Worker
Leonard CheshireDisabilty Confident

£9.20 per hour / £17,940 p.a

Seven Springs Care Home – Tunbridge Wells

Full time, 37.5 hours per week

Ref: 468

Do you…

Want the chance to use and grow your skills and knowledge while making a difference to society?

Want to be part of a leading organisation which positively impacts on the lives of disabled people across the world?

If so… Leonard Cheshire Disability offers you the chance to become part of a great team!

About us

Leonard Cheshire is the leader in enriching the lives of disabled people. We are the largest disability non-profit organisation in the UK, with around 7,000 employees, and we support more than 20,000 disabled people across our global operations. We honour our past, drawing on our legacy to inspire us for the future. We are in the exciting process of transforming into a modern, relevant and sustainable organisation.

We offer an environment where you can work with great leaders and be part of a team who are passionate making a positive impact on the lives of disabled people. You will have opportunities to learn and grow in your role, building your skills and knowledge in partnership with others.

About the role

You will provide a range of social activities for customers in order to enhance their daily living.

About you

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Good interpersonal skills, able to communicate effectively with a wide range of people.
  • Prior experience of activities work would be advantageous.
  • To demonstrate a commitment to Leonard Cheshire Disability’s ethos and values.
  • To have a full, clean driving licence if driving is required.

We offer a wide range of employee rewards and benefits including:

  • Fair and competitive pay rates.
  • Contributory company pension scheme with competitive life cover benefit.
  • Substantial and flexible annual leave, with the option to buy or sell, depending on needs (salary sacrifice).
  • Access to cash health plan at very favourable rates.
  • Access to cycle-to-work benefits (salary sacrifice).
  • Access to child-care vouchers (salary sacrifice).
  • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme.

Leonard Cheshire Disability welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

A satisfactory disclosures check is required for this post.

Closing date: 4 September 2017

To apply, please click on the Apply button below.

Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once a suitable candidate has been appointed.

Leonard Cheshire Disability welcomes applications from all sections of the community.