Domestic Assistant

Location

Wroxham

Salary & Benefits

£8.96 per hour

Vacancy Type

Part Time

Closing Date

23/11/2021

Domestic Assistant

24 hours per week

Overbury House

 

Our Home

Overbury House is located in a quiet residential district of Wroxham just a few hundred yards from the beautiful Norfolk Broads, making it one of the tranquil nursing homes in the area. It is a period building, filled with light from its huge bay windows, and sits in its own landscaped grounds that contain mature trees, ornamental shrubs and a beach scene area. The spacious reception rooms have been decorated in keeping with the building’s architectural style and exude warmth and elegance. Over recent years the house has been sympathetically extended to provide tasteful, modern accommodation with all the facilities you might expect in a nursing home of this calibre.

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.

Daily Duties:

  • Maintain confidentiality at all times.
  • Ensure the dignity and respect of every resident is maintained at all times.
  • This list is not exhaustive and you may need to carry out other duties within the remit of the role.

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.