TY HAPUS - SERVICE COORDINATOR
Ty Hapus has successfully supported people living with dementia across Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan for almost 10 years and has a particular emphasis on supporting people living with a Young Onset Dementia. ( Dementia Diagnosis before the age of 65) We are now pleased to announce that we will shortly be offering a service to people and their families affected by Young Onset Dementia in the Pembrokeshire area based in Haverfordwest.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated, friendly and competent individual to act as the lead person for this new initiative. You will take responsibility for two support workers and together you will offer a one day a week support service to a group of people living with a diagnosis of Young Onset Dementia. The service aims to work closely with individuals, their families and allied professionals to create a personalised, dignified and age appropriate support service which is both therapeutic and fun! As the Coordinator you will have a high degree of autonomy and will lead on developing engaging opportunities and activities for the group, both in a local venue and when using the facilities of the wider community. You will be the Pembrokeshire face of Ty Hapus, promoting the service and ensuring people understand how to access it. Your role will include assessing people’s needs, risk assessing and planning activities and events which suit the groups needs and wishes. Driving duties may be required.
This is a super opportunity for the right person to truly create an exciting new service and one which we hope will be replicated in other areas in the future. If you think you are the right person for this role, email firstname.lastname@example.org for an application form and further information. We look forward to hearing from you!