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Activity Co-ordinator - Sheltered Housing

  • Employer: Reading Borough Council
  • Reference: DEN0003
  • Published: Fri 22/02/2019, 8:00 AM
  • Closing on: Tue 02/04/2019, 0:59 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: RG4 (SCP 21-28) £20,541- £25,463 pa
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Berkshire

About us:

Looking for a rewarding new role that offers flexible and family-friendly working options?
You’ve found it – and plenty more besides. It’s your chance to join a friendly and supportive team of people who work together to make a positive difference for everyone in Reading. Join us, and you can look forward to excellent training and development opportunities too, so you can grow your skills and build a great future with us.

About the role:

Other main duties of this role are:

  • To ensure that Risk Assessments are in place and regularly reviewed for all social events.
  • To promote equality of access to activities and providing support for those with complex needs.
  • To identify possible Social Isolation within our community and to develop the activities for those who do not currently participate.
  • To take the lead on social activities whether they are unit based or outings from the unit.

A Valid Full UK Driving License is required for this role.

About you:

We require an enthusiastic, motivated and highly organised individual to organise and carry out activities, events and trips within our sheltered units. This will involve working closely with our support staff and tenant’s to gage what they would like from our activities team and to build strong working relationships with external organisations.

Our offer:

We offer a supportive environment to grow and develop your career with the opportunity to put your ideas across. Innovation and ambition is strongly encouraged, and you’ll get a great feel for that working in our friendly and collaborative environment.

A competitive salary alongside a range of benefits including:

  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • 24 days holiday plus public holidays (rising to 32 after service)
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Season ticket loans
  • A range of local discounts

For more information on this position please contact rachel.rogerson@reading.gov.uk

Internal Reading Borough Council employees must login via Employee Self Service to apply. If you have not yet been issued with your Employee Self Service account, or you have any queries, please email EmployeeSelfService@reading.gov.uk with details.

Visit http://www.reading.gov.uk/jobsearch for more details on how to apply online. Alternatively, call the Recruitment Team on 0118 937 2757 quoting the job reference number and the job title of the post you are interested in.

Please do not send a CV: for the purposes of equal opportunities, we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms.

Reading Borough Council is a Disability Confident Employer and is committed to the recruitment and continued employment of people with disabilities.

Closing date: 1 April 2019

Interview date: 16 April 2019

Please note that these dates are indicative at this stage and may be subject to change.

  • Employer: Reading Borough Council
  • Reference: DEN0003
  • Published: Fri 22/02/2019, 8:00 AM
  • Closing on: Tue 02/04/2019, 0:59 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: RG4 (SCP 21-28) £20,541- £25,463 pa
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Berkshire

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