Domestic Assistant (Care Home)

£9.10 hourly
  • Friends of the Elderly
  • Coulsdon, UK
  • 11 Jan, 2022

Job Description

 Job Title: Domestic Assistant 

Contracted Hours: Part–time

Salary/Pay Rate: £9.10 – £10.01 per hour

Location: Coulsdon, Surrey

Here at Friends of the Elderly, we’re looking for a Domestic Assistant to join our team on a part time basis with great flexibility on shift times!

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:

A care home rated ‘Good’ by CQC

Working for a charity that puts people at the heart of what we do

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 

Bank holiday rate £11.30– £12.78

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?

Overall, we don’t require you to have experience or qualifications. We only require you to be passionate about supporting our residents. 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?

Tucked away within picturesque grounds behind Woodcote Park Golf Course, Orford House is built in the Georgian style and specialises in residential 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 welcomes 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.