Older Persons Facilitator

  • Job Reference: 00023457-1
  • Date Posted: 15 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Saint Austell, Cornwall
  • Salary: £12.00 to £13.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Housing
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Venn Group
  • Email: bjohns@venngroup.com

Job Description

Venn Group are currently recruiting for an Older Persons Facilitator for our Housing client based in Cornwall to begin a full time temporary contract.

 

Location: St Austell

Duration: 5 weeks +

Hours: 37.5

 

Job Requirement:

  • Promote, organise and facilitate social activities across 4 HUB schemes
  • Provide an outreach service to vulnerable older people in schemes at risk of health deterioration and ability to manage their tenancies
  • Manage the community alarm service and monitor equipment
  • Carry out fire and health and safety checks
  • Install, maintain and remove dispersed lifelines and ensure equipment is in good working order
  • Keep up to date and accurate records of customer’s health, wellbeing and subscriptions to the service
  • Compile, update and review risk assessments for customers
  • Ensure customer’s needs are assessed and signposted to external support agencies/assist them to source support

    Essential Skills:

  • Experience of working with the elderly
  • Current enhanced DBS
  • A driver with their own vehicle

If you are interested in any of these positions or know a fellow contractor that might be, please do not hesitate to contact either Branwen Johns on 0117 930 8760 or e-mail bjohns@venngroup.com