Part Time Housekeeper, Gloucestershire
We are looking to recruit a part time Housekeeper in Gloucestershire to assist the running of two Abbeyfield house's in Bourton-on-the-Water and Stow on the Wold.
Day to day you will be preparing a home cooked meal and supper, ensuring that the high standards and record keeping are maintained to keep our 5 star ratings. You’ll be working with residents to access specialist services and social activities. There are regular safety and property checks required to be carried out on a daily, monthly and yearly basis that you will be trained to carry out to maintain the property and ensure residents repairs are carried out promptly. Alongside these day to day tasks you have the flexibility to introduce activities for residents and support the annual Abbeyfield week event.
The successful candidate will have an understanding of the needs of older people, experience of working with the public and an ability to work on own initiative. It is essential that you are a competent cook and a Food Hygiene Certificate qualification would be desirable. But above all, you care as much as we do and you’re passionate about making all the difference for older people.
The role will be split between the two abbeyfield houses in Bourton-on-the-Water and Stow on the Wold both in Gloucestershire. You’ll be working across two teams comprised of House Keepers and General Assistants. The teams work together to ensure consistency for residents and provide support to each other.
Alistair Robertson House sits in the heart of the village of Bourton-on-the-Water in Gloucestershire and also known as the Venice of the Cotswolds. The house was renovated and can now accommodate nine residents in private self contained rooms over two floors and in one self contained cottage.
Abbeyfield House, Stow on the Wold, sits in the heart of the village in the Cotswold’s, Gloucestershire located in the town centre approximately 50 yards from the main town. The house was purpose built and has been extended since. We have eight rooms and one self-contained flat.
Both houses accomodate 9 residents.
This post is subject to a DBS check.
Job Closing Date:
06 March 2020
Apply for the role of Part Time Housekeeper, Gloucestershire