Housekeeping Assistant - Bank

  • Bupa
  • Nantwich CW5, UK
  • 20 Feb, 2024

Job Description

Requisition Title

 : Housekeeping Assistant - Bank

Job Number:

  RIC04JM
Richmond Willaston Village 
261 Crewe Road Nantwich
 Cheshire CW5 6NE
Location Status : On site
Salary Amount : £11. 60

Description

 

Job Title: Housekeeping Assistant - Bank

Location: Richmond Willaston, 261 Crewe Road, Willaston, Nantwich, CW5 6GX

Salary range: £11. 60ph

Contract: Bank

Shift Pattern: Bank shifts available

We consider all types of flexibility, including hours and working patterns.

We make health happen

Here at Bupa we support those when they need it the most. Richmond Villages are our retirement village provider. They deliver person-centred care, supporting independence and honouring choice to help our residents live their best lives.

You can count on a thorough induction when you start to help you settle into your new role followed by ongoing training and development including access to apprenticeships.

This also includes access to our online portal which has a variety of resources to aid personal development & free access LinkedIn's online learning platform.

You’ll help us make health happen by:

  • Ensuring that our residents’ care home facilities, public areas and individual properties are maintained to the highest cleaning standards
  • Operating vacuum cleaners, floor polishers and carpet shampooers
  • Emptying bins regularly
  • Sweeping, scrubbing, waxing and polishing floors
  • Cleaning carpets and upholstery and washing woodwork, windows, door panels and sills
  • Washing, drying and ironing residents clothing, bedding and communal laundry, including for our on-site care home residents
  • Reporting all safety hazards to management, ensuring Health and Safety standards and COSSH are adhered to at all times.

Key Skills / Qualifications needed for this role:

  • You’ll have experience in a housekeeping or domestic cleaning role, with a basic understanding of infection control, COSSH and compliance standards. Friendly and approachable, you’ll build long lasting professional relationships with your colleagues, residents and their families. You understand the importance of maintaining a safe working environment and have a keen eye for detail – taking pride in your work. With strong communication skills, you’re able to work well as part of a team, across functions and services.

Because we care for vulnerable people, we’ll need you to complete a DBS check as part of the recruitment process. Bupa will cover the cost of this (£40).

Benefits

Our benefits are designed to make health happen for our people. Viva is our global wellbeing programme and includes all aspects of our health – from mental and physical, to financial, social and environmental wellbeing. We support flexible working and have a range of family friendly benefits.

Joining Bupa in this role you will receive the following benefits and more:

·       Free meal on every shift

·       Paid breaks

·       Personal Energy is Bupa’s own resilience and wellbeing programme focused on helping you take good care of the important things in your life to maintain your own personal wellbeing.

·       Be Well health assessments. You and your family have access to a preferential rate on health assessments

·       Discount at selected Bupa Dental practices

·       RAC breakdown discount.

·       Be You Network. At Bupa we celebrate diversity, welcoming everyone from all backgrounds.

·       Flu vaccinations and eye test contributions

·       Menopause Plan: 10% discount on the Bupa Menopause Plan

Why Bupa?

We’re a health insurer and provider. With no shareholders, our customers are our focus. Our people are all driven by the same purpose – helping people live longer, healthier, happier lives and making a better world. We make health happen by being brave, caring and responsible in everything we do.

We encourage all of our people to “Be you at Bupa”, we champion diversity, and we understand the importance of our people representing the communities and customers we serve.  That’s why we especially encourage applications from people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. 

As a Disability Confident employer, we offer a guaranteed interview for every disabled applicant who meets the minimum criteria for the job. We’ll make sure you are treated fairly and offer reasonable adjustments as part of our recruitment process to anyone that needs them.

Unposting Date

 : Ongoing
Care Home Postcode : CW5 6NE

Job:

 : Hospitality and Catering

Salary

£11.60ph