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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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Domestic Assistant

Location

Blandford Forum, Dorset

Salary & Benefits

£8.96 per hour

Vacancy Type

Full Time

Closing Date

29/07/2021

Domestic Assistant - Blandford Grange

Blandford Forum, Dorset

Full time hours

An opportunity has arisen to join the team at Blandford, as a Domestic Assistant. You will be responsible for undertaking the daily cleaning duties required within the care home. Blandford Grange can accomodate up to 63 residents who receive residential care and support with or without nursing depending on their individually assessed needs and to promote and encourage independence.

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.
  • 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.

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.