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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Weekend General Assistant

Location

Bury St Edmunds

Salary & Benefits

£8.72 per hour

Vacancy Type

Part Time

Closing Date

30/11/2020

Weekend General Assistant

Fornham House

Fornham House is situated in the picturesque village of Fornham St Martin, just a couple of miles from the centre of Bury St Edmunds. Set in extensive grounds with views over the surrounding countryside, our residents can relax in seating areas surrounded by colourful flower beds and mature trees. The village fete is held on alternate years at the home ensuring our links are maintained with the local community. This is a 73 bed residential care home.

As part of a team your role will include a variety of housekeeping and cleaning tasks. We don't ask for any formal qualifications, but you will be at the very heart of our industry so you are expected to be reliable, dependable and committed to making a difference in our care homes.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Carry out all cleaning duties to a high standard that meet the expectations of the residents and management.
  • Ensure all health and safety rules (COSHH) are strictly adhered to.
  • Follow universal infection control precautions.
  • Follow universal waste control precautions.
  • Adhere at all times to the company policies and procedures.
  • Ability to take a pro-active approach.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • Flexible approach to work.

This is a fantastic time to join Healthcare Homes, as we continue to grow and develop our services. If you have the unique qualities required for this exciting role and want to work with an organisation that provides the type of care you’d expect for your loved ones, we would welcome your application.

The successful Housekeeper will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check

Healthcare Homes is an equal opportunities employer and regulated by CQC.