General Assistant - Part Time

Reference
47308
Closing date
28/05/2019
Region
East Anglia
Town
March
Salary
£8.21 to £8.42 per hour

General Assistant – Part Time

Doddington Court, March

£8.21 to £8.42 per hour (dependent on qualifications) subject to a terms and conditions review due to be implemented July 2019

20 hours per week – Shifts: Week 1 – 12:00-17:00 Week 2 – 13:00-17:00

PM Weekend Shift

We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed General Assistant who will ensure high standards of cleanliness, whilst adhering to Health and Safety Guidelines. Doddington Court provides quality homes with a range of on-site services and facilities. Our staff are on duty 24 hours a day, seven days a week and deliver a wide range of support and home care services for our residents.

Read more about Doddington Court here

The role of General Assistant will include:

  • Undertaking general duties as assigned, such as maintaining the cleanliness of all communal areas and offices
  • Carrying out room cleans of apartments and laundry services that have been pre-booked by residents
  • Deep cleaning the apartments when they become empty
  • Reporting low stock of cleaning products
  • Ensuring service users’ choice, privacy, dignity and independence are maintained and respected

Skills and experiences:

  • Working knowledge and experience of undertaking general cleaning duties
  • Some experience of working in a domestic or cleaning environment
  • Level 2 diploma in housekeeping or catering is desirable
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a friendly open manner are essential for success in this role

Why work for Sanctuary Retirement Living?

Sanctuary Retirement Living services provide comfort, independence and peace of mind. Residents live independently, safe in the knowledge that support is available in their home should they need it. Spacious apartments with on-site communal facilities create an environment where residents can enjoy healthy, active, and independent lifestyles in their later years.

Ready to join Sanctuary Retirement Living?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary Retirement Living a great place to work, we offer you access to a range of great employee benefits and the opportunity to develop and progress within your career. Benefits include:

  • A pension scheme, with matching contributions from Sanctuary up to set limits
  • 28 days paid holiday (including public holidays) pro rata
  • Life assurance
  • Family friendly arrangements, including opportunities for flexible working
  • Health and well-being plans
  • A variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers
  • Tax efficient savings through our Cycle to Work scheme
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities
  • The full time equivalent for this role is 37.5 hours per week

Read the full job profile here

For an insight into what it’s like to work for Sanctuary Retirement Living, visit our website, take a look at our Facebook page or search #LifeatSanctuary

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