Housekeeper (Part Time), Esk Moors Lodge, Castleton, Whitby, North Yorkshire

We are looking to recruit a part time Housekeeper in Esk Moors Lodge to assist the running of the house on a daily basis.

Location: Langburn Bank, Castleton, Whitby,
North Yorkshire

Salary: £9.15 per hour

Hours: 12 hours per week 

We are looking to recruit a part time Housekeeper in Esk Moors Lodge to assist the running of the house on a daily basis.

Esk Moors Lodge is a supported living housing scheme located in The North Yorkshire National Park on the edge of the village of Castleton so you will need to have your own transport to use. At Esk Moors Lodge you will be working within a very small team of staff  on a rota basis which will require working  12 hours per week working alternate weekends and the shifts will be from 10am – 2pm and will involve cooking a two course meal for 14 residents.

You will also be working along side our Abbeyfield Volunteers.

You will be working for me Beverley the Scheme Manager and I run the house and work from Monday to Friday. There is then a cook who works 20 hours per week on the opposite days to this post which we are advertising. Then we have a General Assistant who does all the cleaning and also covers in the kitchen. Then we have 2 bank housekeepers who cover for annual leave and sickness.

There is also one member of staff on site 24 hours a day who provides the care and backup support to the residents when there is no Abbeyfield staff on site, the staff are provided by an outside care company but you will be required to work closely with the care staff at all times .

The team are all very friendly and work very well together to provide all the services that are required in the house.

I will be available to support you within your role and you will have regular supervision and all training will be given and you will be expected to undertake all of the training that is required for you to deliver a quality service to all residents.  

Your work will entail the following:

To follow all Health and Safety measures in place in the house

To check on the resident’s well being

Prepare from scratch a 2 course meal to be served at 12.30pm daily

To lay the tables, clear the tables

Make tea and coffee after lunch

Wash up and clean the dinning room

Follow a thorough cleaning schedule in the kitchen which will include cleaning the cooker

Maintain daily kitchen checks

Put the tea towels and dish cloths in the washing machine

Menu planning and ordering shopping on line

You will also be required to suppot the residents when required and deal with any issues that may arise when the Manager is not on site, answer the telephone.

A full induction will be given and help and support will be available along with full training for you to forefill this role.

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This post is subject to a DBS check.

Job Closing Date:
14 February 2020

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