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Title:  Housekeeping Assistant


Cheltenham, South West, GB, GL50 2JG

Department:  Estate Services (Caretaking, Cleaning)
Operation:  Sanctuary Group
Requisition Number:  49904

Sanctuary Group is one of the UK’s leading providers of housing, care and community services. With around 13,000 employees, we maintain a culture where diversity is valued and talent is nurtured and rewarded.


Housekeeping Assistant


New Court, Cheltenham


£8.21 to £8.64 per hour (dependent on qualifications) - subject to a terms and conditions review 


35 hours per week



Why work for us?

New Court is a brand new, luxurious and privately owned retirement development in the heart of the stylish Montpellier district in Cheltenham. With 53 uniquely styled apartments and a range of thoughtfully designed and meticulously finished communal facilities, New Court’s onsite services are designed to help create the perfect home.


We are looking for a Housekeeping Assistant to complete our team based in Cheltenham. In this vital role you will ensure communal areas and apartments are kept clean to meet the high standard we adhere to.


The role of Housekeeping Assistant will include:

  • Providing high quality cleaning services, including completing laundry for communal areas and owners apartments
  • Identifying and reporting any hazards and faults to ensure a safe environment is maintained
  • Organising  stores on site and carrying out checks of equipment, replacing when necessary
  • Ensuring that the highest level of customer service is maintained at all times
  • Any other tasks as required by management


Skills and experiences:

  • Previous cleaning or house keeping experience is essential
  • Ability to work on own initiative and with fast changing requirements
  • Previous experience of working to deadlines and prioritising workloads
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Able to work in a team and help colleagues as and when required


Ready to join us?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, we offer you access to a range of great employee benefits and the opportunity to develop and progress within your career. Benefits include:

  • A pension scheme with employer contributions from Sanctuary
  • At least 28 days paid holiday (including public holidays) pro rata
  • The full time equivalent hours for this position are 37.5 per week.
  • Health & well-being plans
  • Discounted products & services
  • Personal advice and counselling
  • Family-friendly arrangements
  • Tax efficient savings through our Cycle to Work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities


To apply please email your CV to


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Closing Date: 2 December 2019


We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.


‘For an insight into what it’s like to work for us, take a look at #LifeatSanctuary on Twitter’


Building Equality and Diversity
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working.
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Group is a trading name of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.

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