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Title:  Bank General Assistant - Cleaning

Location: 

Telford, West Midlands, GB, TF1 5FH

Department:  Care (Domestic and Housekeeping Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Retirement Living
Requisition Number:  54866

Bank General Assistant

Rose Manor, Telford

£8.21 to £8.64 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. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed General Assistant to maintain high standards of cleanliness throughout Rose Manor, whilst adhering to Health and Safety Guidelines. In addition to this, you will also assist with meal preparation within our Taste restaurant. Set in the vibrant new community of Ketley Millennium Village, near Telford, Rose Manor is a new purpose built development, offering a selection of apartments for over 55s. Strong interpersonal skills and a friendly, open manner is essential for success in this role. 

Read more about Rose Manor here 

The role of Bank General Assistant will include:

  • Ensuring a clean, comfortable and safe environment
  • Undertaking general duties as assigned, such as maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen
  • Helping to prepare and serve meals and drinks, following food hygiene standards and ensuring the needs of residents are met
  • 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
  • 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
  • A 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:

  • 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

Read the full job profile here 

Closing date: 20 October 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 Sanctuary Retirement Living, visit our website, take a look at our Facebook page or search #LifeatSanctuary

 

 

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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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