Housekeeper, Girton Green, Girton, Cambridge

We are looking to recruit a part time Housekeeper in Girton, Cambridge to help us provide quality care for the group of residents who live at our care home.

Location: Wellbrook Way, Girton, Cambridge CB3 0GQ

Hours: 15 hours 

Located in the community of Girton, just on the outskirts of Cambridge, Girton Green was built in 2012 providing 76 one, two, or three-bedroom modern, high quality apartments for sale or rent in a welcoming and vibrant community led development.

A diverse team with a common interest to provide excellent customer service to residents within our Retirement Living Complex.  We all contribute equally and strive hard to achieve the team’s objectives of improving the quality of lives of treating everyone with dignity and respect.  

Dusting and polishing furniture and fixtures, vacuuming and cleaning carpets and rugs,  cleaning and sanitising toilets, showers/bathtubs, countertops, and sinks, maintaining a clean and sanitary kitchen area sweeping/vacuuming, polishing, and mopping hard floors, Ironing clothing items, cleaning mirrors and other glass surfaces, emptying trash receptacles and disposing of waste, tidying up rooms, using any cleaning equipment such as vacuums, mops, and other cleaning tools, reporting any necessary repairs or replacements.

Knowledge of and experience in cleaning and sanitising rooms to varying levels to meet requirements, willingness to learn new cleaning methods and how to use various pieces of equipment, ability to adapt to different situations and change work processes to accommodate residents needs, ability to take criticism, listening skills to make sure that they are meeting the needs of our residents. Good customer service skills, reliability, organisational skills, integrity and honesty, high energy levels are 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.

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This post is subject to a DBS check.

Job Closing Date:
28 February 2020

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