Housekeeper

£8.91 hourly
  • Caring Homes
  • Ware, UK
  • 14 Sep, 2021
Permanent

Job Description

Riverside Place Care Home 

Housekeeper - Ware, Hertfordshire

Full time - 40 hours- Alternative Weekends 

£8.91 per hour

Riverside Place, offers residential, nursing and dementia care, as well as respite and convalescent care, for up to 72 residents

You will work as part of the Housekeeping team and be making a difference to our residents by providing an excellent standard of service within the home.

Main Responsibilities: 

Clean and sanitize rooms including furnishings in assigned work areas
Maintain high standards of cleanliness and sanitation throughout all facilities
Demonstrate an understanding of age specifics, cultural, and ethnic needs for patients and customers that have language barriers, physical and mental impairments, learning disabilities, and those dealing with emotional stress-
Will need to demonstrate the ability to work without direct supervision
Must have ability to do extensive standing, bending, lifting, and pulling carts and equipment
You will have experience working in a similar role and have good communication skills. You will have the ability to work on your own initiative and be able to maintain high level of hygiene within the home.
This role is full time and will include alternate weekend work. The shift times are between 7am - 6pm.

But why join our team?

We couldn’t achieve what we do without our amazing teams. We believe in our people and want to ensure you feel appreciated and supported at every step of your journey with us. For this reason, we offer an excellent range of benefits as listed below.

Great rates of pay – We regularly review regional and competitor pay rates to ensure we’re offering the best incentives to work with us
One place of work – We operate residential/supported living services, meaning you’ll not need to worry about travelling from location to location.
Flexible hours – enabling you to balance work and home life.
Voluntary Benefits Package – offering amazing retail discounts at over 8,000 locations nationwide, enabling our staff to make savings of up to £1,500 per year
Personalised career path ladders including support with your Care Certificate to ensure fulfilling career development
Learning and Development programme with full induction training including buddy system
Employee Assistance Programme – Immediate access to a confidential telephone counselling and legal information service which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
Online Health Portal - All colleagues have access to the online health portal which enables you to make the most of full access to an encyclopedia of health information
Refer a Friend Scheme – get up to £150 for referring a carer and £500 for referring a nurse to us

To Apply:

If you want be part of this exciting journey and join our family at Riverside , we’d love to hear from you to discuss this fantastic opportunity further. please email krollinson@caringhomes.org

In order to protect both our staff and our residents, unless there are wholly exceptional reasons (which we will consider on an individual basis), From 11 November 2021, anyone working or volunteering in one of our cares home will need to be fully vaccinated against coronavirus (COVID-19) and will need to agree to continue to receive Covid-19 vaccinations as required and in accordance with public health guidance throughout their employment with us.