General Assistant, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
We are looking to recruit General Assistants at Browns Field House, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire to help us provide quality care for the group of residents who live at our care home.
Hourly Rate: £9.10 per hour
Hours: Fixed Term, Part Time & Bank / Casual Positions Available
We want to keep all areas of our care home as welcoming as possible. Every resident should enjoy a clean and well maintained environment that is presented to the highest standard and this role is key to this.
You will work within the cleaning and housekeeping schedules as set by the Home Manager. These duties may cover cleaning of the residents bedrooms, the communal areas and offices.
Established in 1986, Browns Field House has 28 rooms, as a smaller house, we are very homely and our staff work hard to ensure that we offer a warm, friendly and supportive atmosphere.
One of our main values is being involved in the community and we have established excellent links including using local suppliers to provide the house with fresh produce for our nutritious home cooked meals. Additionally, we have great relationships with our local GP and district nurses who come to visit the house twice a month or as required.
You respect residents wishes and preferences and work well as part of a team to ensure all residents needs are met in relation to cleaning, housekeeping and infection control.
You are responsible for the use of housekeeping equipment and cleaning products and use these in line with agreed budgets and COSHH requirements. You aim to reduce wastage and report any defects in a timely manner.
You ensure that store areas and equipment are kept clean, hygienic and tidy at all times.
Our values are Caring, Openness, Honesty and Respect. Your passion for looking after the needs of older people means that these things come naturally to you
We are a respectful and honest company enhancing the quality of life with our caring and open approach in all aspects of our work.
This post is subject to a DBS check.
Job Closing Date:
11 June 2020
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