Domestic Assistant (Care Home)

£9.07 hourly
  • Friends of the Elderly
  • Malvern, UK
  • 11 Jan, 2022

Job Description

 Job Title: Domestic Assistant 

Contracted Hours: Part–time

Salary/Pay Rate: £9.07 to £9.98 per hour (dependent on shift) 

Location: Malvern, Worcestershire

Here at Friends of the Elderly, we’re looking for a Domestic Assistant to join our team on a part–time basis.

Why work for us?

We’re proud to say many of our staff have been with us for more than 10 years and some for more than 20. We are committed to investing in our teams, which is why we offer a great list of employee benefits specifically with you in mind:

·         Working for a charity who put people at the heart of what we do

·          A care home rated ‘Good’ by CQC

·         Excellent training and clear career development pathways

·         Retail discounts – save money and earn points at over 3,500 retailers

·         Recommend–a–friend scheme – earn £250 for each referral

·         Long service awards

·         Health Cash Plan & Employee Assistance Programme

What are the duties?

·         Assist in keeping our home clean at all times

·         Maintain high standards of hygiene throughout our home

·         Respect the privacy of our residents while working in their rooms

·         General domestic duties including laundry services


What skills do I need?


Previous experience within a cleaning role and knowledge of dementia would be advantageous for this role. We only require you to be passionate about supporting our residents by providing a high quality service. We’ll provide you all the outstanding training and tools that you need; all we ask is a willingness to learn and a genuine enthusiasm to encourage others to live their lives to the full.


What is the home like?


Davenham, Bradbury Court and Perrins House are picturesque homes situated in beautiful grounds in Malvern. Our homes in Malvern specialise in care for people with dementia, as well as residential and nursing care. 


Friends of the Elderly has been supporting and caring for older people since 1905.  Over a century later, Friends of the Elderly is working to ensure that all older people have the opportunity to live fulfilled and respected lives.


Apply online today or email or call our friendly recruitment team on 0300 369 0552 for more information.

Friends of the Elderly is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.

We require all staff joining Friends of the Elderly to have received or be in the process of getting their COVID–19 vaccination. This is to support the protection of our staff, our residents and wider staffing teams