Engagement Lead Job in Caversham

St Lukes in Caversham is seeking a a Part-Time Engagement Lead (30 hours) | £15,000 /year

About St Lukes Care Home


St Lukes Care Home is a purpose built care home in the charming Caversham area of Reading, close to the village of Emmer Green and the picturesque village of Sonning on the Thames.

From the initial interview through to our industry-envied training programme and ongoing support & development, our guiding principles are what define us. And in line with our plans for future growth, B&M Care can offer what many care professionals dream of; an opportunity to build a life-long career where your success is our success.

Address: St Lukes Care Home, Marshland Square, Emmer Green, Caversham, Berkshire, RG4 8RP

Your Role

JOB DESCRIPTION

St Lukes in Caversham is looking for an Engagement Lead to enhance the residents’ quality of life through a lifestyle programme and framework that stimulates meaningful occupation in the home.

Duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • To co-ordinate the provision of activities and meaningful occupation in conjunction with care and members of staff, including evenings and weekends.
  • To facilitate the running of both one-to-one and group engagement with residents (and involving members of staff).
  • To implement and co-ordinate social engagement, entertainment and community visits which may include using the operation of technology (i.e. an Apple iPad and a Desktop PC) for producing weekly and monthly schedules, as well as posters and promotional displays.
  • Organise other social and seasonal events, e.g. Christmas and Easter, as well as booking external entertainment.
  • To establish links with the local community.
  • To promote a positive image of the home by maintaining a professional approach at all times.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

About You

Here at B&M Care, we are looking for motivated individuals who strive for excellence and development.

Essential attributes:

  • Must hold a full driving licence

Desirable attributes:

  • Ability to communicate well, both written and verbally.
  • A pro-active individual who is able to work within a team.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload.
  • Interest in development and learning new skills.

ABOUT B&M CARE

B&M Care provides private residential, respite and dementia care for older people in and around the Home Counties. With over 40 years experience, B&M Care is a ‘family run business for families’ that boasts an extensive portfolio of 25 care homes, over 1200 employees and a success story that will continue to develop its person-centred approach to improving the lives of those living with dementia.

Our Commitment to You:

  • Holiday
  • Bank Holidays
  • Statutory Sick Pay
  • Pension
  • Industry-envied Training Programme
  • Support & Career Development

Apprenticeships


Apprenticeships

A B&M Care Apprenticeship gives you hands-on experience, a salary and the opportunity to train while you work.

By successfully completing an apprenticeship, you’ll have gained the confidence and skillset needed to progress within the care & hospitality sectors.

Benefits of a B&M Care Apprenticeship include:

  • Get a real job and continue your education
  • Earn a competitive salary (with all training paid for)
  • Gain hands-on experience and learn the skills that will help shape your future
  • Choose from a number of care & ancillary opportunities
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