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Title:  Housekeeping Supervisor

Location: 

Yarnton, South East, GB, OX5 1LW

Department:  Care (Domestic and Housekeeping Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Care
Requisition Number:  54991

At Sanctuary Care we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who will share our mission statement ‘Keeping kindness at the heart of our care’.

  

Housekeeping Supervisor

 

Yarnton Residential and Nursing Home, Rutten Lane, Yarnton, Oxfordshire

 

£9.30 per hour

 

39 hours per week

 

Why work for us?

When you join Sanctuary Care, you will be part of something special – we are an innovative organisation, with ambitious growth plans. At Yarnton Residential and Nursing Home we put people at the heart of everything we do and that includes our staff. We invest heavily in your training, promote a strong teamwork ethic and make sure that you have the support and resources you need to reach your potential. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who share our values.

 

Where you’ll work

Yarnton is situated in a picturesque village on the outskirts of Oxford, situated amongst rolling fields and countryside. We are set in a tranquil location close to the historic town of Woodstock with shops, village pubs, tea rooms and other attractions including Blenheim Palace. Our dedicated team provide a range of care and support including residential, nursing, dementia, palliative and respite care for up to 60 residents. The home is surrounded by tranquil landscaped gardens which have raised flower beds and a water feature for our residents who like to do a spot of light gardening.

Click here for further information about the home

 

The role will include

We are seeking a Housekeeping Supervisor to lead and motivate a team of Housekeeping Assistants ensuring they keep to their cleaning schedules and maintain an attractive and clean environment throughout the home.

It is vitally important that our residents live in a clean, safe and pleasant environment which promotes the sense of home. Your role will therefore be pivotal in ensuring that residents are comfortable in their own surroundings.

 

Skills and experiences

You will have the opportunity to interact with residents so an approachable, caring and compassionate attitude is essential, coupled with an awareness to respect residents’ privacy and dignity.

Previous experience of providing housekeeping services is also required, ideally in a dementia residential setting. Knowledge of infection control would be advantageous. The successful candidate should also ideally be NVQ / QCF Level 2 qualified in Catering and in Housekeeping or be able to demonstrate knowledge and ability at an equivalent level.

 

Ready to join us?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary Care a great place to work we offer access to a range of great employee benefits including:

  • 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Life Assurance
  • CQC performance bonus
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Loyalty Award available*
  • Refer a friend scheme with payment of up to £750 available*
  • Contributory pension from Sanctuary up to set limits
  • Access to a free 24/7 support service providing support including legal, financial, emotional and medical advice
  • Discounts on shopping, holidays, cinema, dining, days out and much more via ‘My Rewards’
  • Criminal Records Checks are funded by Sanctuary Care

* Terms and Conditions apply

 

All terms and conditions are subject to national review and are therefore subject to change.

 

Isn’t it time you joined us?

 

If you require further assistance please contact Yarnton Residential and Nursing Home on 01865 849 195 and quote Ref:54991

 

Closing date: 28 November 2019

 

To apply please click the blue Apply button at the top of the page or please send your up to date CV and covering letter to Resourcing.team@sanctuary-housing.co.uk quoting reference :54991

 

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We reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time depending on application volumes; therefore an early submission of application is encouraged.

 

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


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