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Head Housekeeper

Location

Fornham House Care Residence

Salary & Benefits

£12.10 per hour

Vacancy Type

Permanent

Closing Date

Wednesday 3 July 2024

  • Head Housekeeper 

    Fornham House, in Bury St Edmunds

    40 hours per week 

    £12.10 per hour

    Fornham House is a friendly, family orientated home providing residential and respite care. We have also refurbished our specialist dementia care wing. Situated in the picturesque village of Fornham St Martin, we operate an open person-centred service. We have a truly trusting relationship with our residents- everyone in the home feels like family.  

    Working as part of our housekeeping team you will be responsible for the cleanliness and overall appearance of our home in both the communal areas and individual rooms, remaining respectful of our residents’ belongings and personal space. You would assist and oversee the delivery of a high standard of cleanliness to the home and ensure this is carried out in a sensitive style taking into account resident’s personal considerations via supervision of the domestic team

    Whether you are an experienced Domestic Assistant or are looking to start a new career in a rewarding and fulfilling role, we can provide you with a thorough induction and training programme to further develop your skills along with the support and guidance of a well established team who truly value their colleagues.

    In return we offer a comprehensive benefits package including:

    • Company Pension
    • 5.6 weeks paid holiday pay
    • Refer a Friend scheme worth up to £1000 per person
    • Employee Assistance Programme to support your mental health and wellbeing
    • Extensive training courses through our Healthcare Homes Academy
    • Qualifications and Apprenticeship opportunities including Advanced Healthcare Practitioner
    • Blue Light Card offering a number of discounts across retail and hospitality
    • Recognition and Long Service awards

    Fornham House is a friendly, family orientated home providing residential and respite care. We have also refurbished our specialist dementia care wing. Situated in the picturesque village of Fornham St Martin, we operate an open person-centred service. We have a truly trusting relationship with our residents- everyone in the home feels like family.  

    Established in 2005, Healthcare Homes Group has an existing portfolio comprising of 48 residential and nursing homes located across East Anglia and the South of England. We are a Top 20 provider within the care sector and our ethos is to deliver the best person-centred care to all our residents.

    If you are looking for a new and rewarding role and want to be part of our growing team of healthcare professionals, then get in touch or apply today.

  • About Fornham House

    At Fornham House we are fortunate to be nestled in extensive grounds with spectacular views over the surrounding countryside. The home itself is well hidden and has many private areas on the grounds for privacy and quiet space.

    The staff here are keen to promote as much choice and independence throughout the home - we find this approach works very positively among residents.

    To find out more about Fornham House follow this link