Domestic Assistant (Housekeeping)
Cheltenham GL53 0QJ, UK
£15,366 per annum pro rata (from 01/04/18) with enhancement for weekend and bank holiday working Closing Date
Monday, May 28, 2018 View Advert
Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice is looking for a Domestic Assistant to work 18 hours per week over 3 days to include weekends on a rota basis. The pre-planned shifts are between the hours of 8 am – 4pm.
You will be working with a team of domestic assistants to maintain the highest possible standard of cleanliness throughout our Hospice and Day Hospice. Your job will include laundry, daily vacuuming, mopping and cleaning of patient’s rooms, bathrooms and toilets.
Previous experience would be an advantage but what is important is an understanding of our services and the needs of our patients and visitors with a desire to deliver the best possible service. You will also need:
• the ability to communicate verbally and in writing
• great team skills
• an understanding of why policy and procedures are important
Due to a limited public transport service, own transport is essential.
Leckhampton Court is a Sue Ryder hospice, based in Leckhampton, Cheltenham. We support people aged 18 and over who are dying from conditions like cancer, heart failure and lung disease. We offer a range of support to patients and their families including community, day hospice and inpatient care.
Benefits (pro rata if part-time):
Private pension matched at either 3% or 5% * Auto enrolment pension scheme * PeoplePerks discounts with hundreds of retailers and services that can amount to an average annual saving of £350 * Free onsite parking * Development opportunities * Subsidised meals * Free tea and coffee *
For the full list of benefits please visit our careers website.
Post subject to satisfactory DBS, interview and references.
Sue Ryder is a charity registered in England and Wales (1052076) and in Scotland (SC039578). Company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (943228). Registered office: Kings House, King Street, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2ED