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Title:  Bank General Assistant

Location: 

Soham, East Anglia, GB, CB7 5HR

Department:  Care (Domestic and Housekeeping Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Retirement Living
Requisition Number:  73365

 

Bank General Assistant

 

Millbrook House, Soham

 

£8.72 to £8.99 per hour (dependent on qualifications)

 

Hours as and when required

 

 

Do you need flexibility in the days you work? Our bank contracts allow you to choose from available shifts while giving you the benefits of a consistent work place and the opportunity to build positive relationships with the individuals we support. If you’ve had your hours cut or are at risk of redundancy during this challenging time, we may be able to help!

 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed Bank General Assistant to maintain high standards of cleanliness throughout Millbrook House, whilst adhering to health and safety guidelines. In addition to this, you will also assist with meal preparation within our Taste restaurant.

 

Millbrook House is a purpose built development offering one and two bedroom apartments with a range of on-site facilities for over 55’s.  If you want to make a positive impact to people’s lives, this is a rewarding opportunity to come and work within an established and experienced team.

 

Read more about Millbrook House here

 

The role of Bank 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
  • 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
  • Undertaking general duties as assigned, such as maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen
  • Helping to prepare and serve food, following food hygiene standards and ensuring the needs of residents are met
  • 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/catering, 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:

  • Health and well-being plans
  • A variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities

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 Supported Living. For more information on the campaign click here

 

Read the full job profile here

 

To apply please send your CV and cover letter to SSL.Recruitment@sanctuary-housing.co.uk

 

Closing Date: 30 June 2020

 

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
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.