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Title:  General Assistant, Cleaning - Part Time

Location: 

March, East Anglia, GB, PE15 9BH

Department:  Care (Domestic and Housekeeping Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Retirement Living
Requisition Number:  107644

 

General Assistant, Cleaning – Part Time

 

Jubilee Court, March

 

£9.00 to £ 9.28 per hour (dependent on qualifications)

 

25 hours per week – 9am-2pm, working alternate weekends

 

 

We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed General Assistant who will ensure high standards of cleanliness throughout Jubilee Court, whilst adhering to health and safety guidelines. In addition to this, you will also assist with meal preparation within our Taste restaurant and help serve meals.

 

Situated in the heart of the delightful market town of March, Jubilee Court provides apartments and communal facilities for over 60s.

 

This is a rewarding opportunity to come and work within an established and experienced team.

 

Read more about Jubilee Court here

 

The role of General Assistant will include:

  • Ensuring a clean, comfortable and safe environment
  • Carrying out programmed private room cleans, fulfilling housekeeping and domestic tasks such as laundry service
  • Undertaking general duties as assigned
  • Working with residents, families, advocates and staff to ensure a high standard of services
  • Maintaining stock levels, restocking as required and ensuring equipment is used in line with guidance notes
  • Identifying and reporting potential faults and hazards on site, to maintain a safe environment

 

Skills and experiences:

  • Working knowledge and experience of undertaking general cleaning duties is essential
  • Some experience of working in a domestic/cleaning environment
  • Level 2 diploma in housekeeping, or willing to work towards
  • Good interpersonal and customer service skills
  • A general understanding of health and safety in the work place

 

Why work for Sanctuary Retirement Living?

Sanctuary Retirement Living services provide comfort, independence and peace of mind. Residents live independently, safe in the knowledge that support is available in their home should they need it. Spacious apartments with on-site communal facilities create an environment where residents can enjoy healthy, active and independent lifestyles in their later years.

 

Ready to join Sanctuary Retirement Living?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary Retirement Living 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
  • 28 days annual leave (including public holidays) pro rata
  • Life assurance
  • Family friendly arrangements, including opportunities for flexible working
  • Health and well-being plans
  • A variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers
  • Tax efficient savings through our Cycle to Work schemes
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities
  • The full time equivalent for this role is 37.5 hours

 

We are proud to support the Department of Health and Social Care’s #everydayisdifferent campaign to encourage more people to apply to work in adult social care. If you’re considering a caring career, we have many rewarding roles at Sanctuary Retirement Living. For more information on the campaign click here

 

Read the full job profile here

 

Closing date: 22 April 2021

 

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 Sanctuary Retirement Living, visit our website, take a look at our Facebook page or search #LifeatSanctuary

 

Building Equality and Diversity

Sanctuary Group encourages and welcomes applications from people from diverse backgrounds to support our commitment to offering an inclusive environment for our employees and customers.
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 Retirement Living is a trading name of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.

 


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