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Domestic Assistant - bank

Sussex Housing & Care

Location: Oakwood Court Care Home, Haywards Heath

Description:

We are looking for a Bank Domestic Assistant to work in Oakwood Court’s busy care home and provide a cleaning service to the residents.

Main Accountabilities:
Working in designated areas as prescribed on a rotating basis and as instructed by the Home or Regional Manager.

Vacuuming and cleaning resident’s rooms, corridors and all communal areas within the home to a high standard.

Ensuring that the furniture, fittings including furniture, fabric, and equipment are also cleaned and maintained to a high standard, clean toilets, basins, en-suites and bathrooms. Ensuring paint-work, door surrounds and skirting boards are kept free of dust and cleaned thoroughly in line with SHC’s policies and procedures.

Assisting in maintaining a clean and homely environment for the residents ensuring that the residents are safeguarded from any form of abuse and their valuables/personal belongings are kept safe at all times.

Shampoo carpets as required.

Skills/Qualifications:
• Recognise resident’s rooms and belongings are personal and private
• Awareness of Health and Safety and COSH regulations
• Awareness of Manual Handling Operation regulations
• Need to demonstrate safe practices
• Good communication skills, both written and verbal
• Maintain a polite and courteous manner towards residents, staff and visitors at all times.

Uniform and induction training provided.

Remuneration: £7.77 per hour Contract type: Bank - shifts to be taken as and when required to cover sickness and annual leave Hours of work: 07.00am - 2.00pm

How to apply:
To apply for a role please complete attached application form and email it to: jobs@sussexhousing.org.uk

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jobs@sussexhousing.org.uk