We wanted to reassure you during these challenging and unprecedented times that safety remains paramount for our residents, our teams and any potential new colleague wishing to join.

We are reaching out to those in other industries with vital transferable skills, that have found themselves not able to work because of company closure. We have bank, permanent and part-time opportunities for you to consider within our homes and in the community, full training and support will all be provided and again your safety will be our priority.

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Bank Domestic Assistant

Location

Blandford Forum, Dorset

Salary & Benefits

£8.72 per hour

Vacancy Type

Bank

Closing Date

30/10/2020

Bank Domestic Assistant   - Blandford Grange

Blandford Forum, Dorset

Blandford Grange is a modern, purpose built care home, tastefully decorated, providing a warm, friendly and welcoming environment.  Our residents can receive residential care and support with or without nursing depending on their individually assessed needs and to promote and encourage independence. 

We are recruiting for a Bank Domestic Assistant to join the team and support the delivery of care by ensuring that the daily cleaning duties are carried out to a high standard and in a sensitive way in the residents rooms.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • To support the delivery of care by ensuring that the daily cleaning duties are carried out in a sensitive way in the resident’s rooms and to a high standard.
  • To assist as required with other general cleaning duties in the home.
  • Carrying out all cleaning duties to a high standard that meets the expectations of the residents and management.
  • Respecting at all times the privacy of residents in their rooms and their property.
  • Ensuring adherence to the company policies and procedures relevant to this role.
  • Reporting any changes in residents’ health or behaviour to the housekeeper or senior care staff on duty.
  • Working with all other staff to ensure a happy, clean, dignified and safe environment for the residents.
  • Develop good relationships with residents, relatives and visitors to the home.
  • Bed making, ensuring vacant rooms are prepared for viewing and admissions, laying and clearing of tables for meals services, caring for plants and flowers around the home, ensuring the home looks presentable at all times for visitors/inspectors.
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times.
  • Ensure the dignity and respect of every resident is maintained at all times.

 

Healthcare Homes offer an Employee Assistance Programme which is immediate access to a confidential telephone counselling and legal information service which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to include support such as financial and family concerns.