Sports Co-ordinator in Hindhead at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 10/4/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Hindhead
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/4/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Support Staff - Service

Location: Hindhead, Surrey

Pay Rate (£): 8.84

Vacancy Reference: 021423

 

Sports Activity Coordinator

Voyage Care provides personalised support and care for people with learning disabilities; autism; head and spinal injuries; neurological needs and other complex conditions. We are committed to a person-centred approach for all the individuals we support, in all aspects of their lives. We have the following exciting vacancy in Hindhead at:

The Grove Resource Centre                                           

This is a Full Time Position: 37.5 hours per week.

Pay Rate: £8.84 per hr

We are seeking a Sports Activity Coordinator to plan and develop sessions that deliver a good level of both fun and exercise for the individuals that attend our day service in Hindhead. The service supports adults with learning and physical disabilities.

Reporting to the Manager, you will work with the people who attend our service in order to meet their needs for both fitness and diversity of enjoyment through sport. Supporting the individuals to make use of community resources to enable community participation and promote social inclusion.

Working as part of a team, you will liaise with parents/carers and staff from other agencies and organisations to assess individual’s strengths and developmental needs. You will also provide guidance to the support staff to implement both sports and games that are transferable into the home environment of those they are supporting.

Benefits to a career with Voyage Care:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • A mixture of in house training and nationally recognised qualifications (such as the level 3 in Health & Social Care) fully paid for by us
  • Paid DBS & Holidays
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings
  • Long service awards
  • Refer a friend now from £250-£750 T&C’s Apply

 

You should be well educated, with excellent verbal communication skills, with an outgoing personality and the ability to prioritise your own workload. 

We ensure that the people we support reach their full potential – and of course we’ll make sure that you reach yours.

 

 

Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills are vital.
  • You must also be able to swim and be willing to support service users in and out of the pool as well as work with them in the water.
  • Holding a full UK driving licence would be an advantage.
  • The ability to prioritise your own workload and to work alone as well as part of a team.
  • Experience of working in a day service environment with the client group would be advantageous.

 So make a great career move. Come and join us in making all the difference. It begins with your application.

 

Click Apply to complete our one page application…….All applications & CV’s are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check for Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

*Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with the Equality Act

 

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: No Specfic Requirement