Domestic Assistants (Cleaning Assistants) x2

  • Job Reference: ACBAR1602/SG
  • Date Posted: 5 January 2021
  • Recruiter: C&C
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Intern
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Domestic Assistants (Cleaning Assistants) x2
Working within our Cecil Court Care Home in Kew, South West London

Hours available:
Full Time 37 hours
Part – Time 28 hours

Salary: £16,777.28 per annum (FTE)

Lend a helping hand

If you need income during this difficult time, then why not lend a hand to the most vulnerable people? We’re seeking enthusiastic Domestic Assistants to work within our Care Home to look after people of 65 and over, some of whom have dementia. It’s a challenging time for our care home residents, and if you’re available now/soon then you can make a big difference!

The offer

Our Domestic Assistants salary is £16,777.28 per annum for 37 hours, equivalent to £8.72 per hour. We can be flexible to accommodate other lengths of shift, for example covering our busiest times.

Who we are

C&C is a forward-thinking and innovative charitable provider of housing, care, and bespoke services exclusively for older people in London. We have 90 years’ experience of retirement home design and living in London. We are very proud of the ‘family’ feel of our homes and our innovative strategies for supporting residents.

Your role as a Domestic Assistant

As a Domestic Assistant, you will be responsible for maintaining a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene within the Home, whilst ensuring a safe, comfortable environment always and respecting the privacy and dignity of residents always.

Reporting to the Home Management Team, some of your main duties will include:

- Tidying and cleaning residents' rooms and bathrooms, as well as offices and communal areas
- Completing laundry duties
- Maintaining all cleaning equipment
- To report any faulty equipment, defects or hazards in the Home to your line manager

About you

You will need:

- To be a great team player
- Good communication skills
- Basic literacy and numeracy skills
- To be compassionate and patient
- Ideally some experience in a caring industry, for example hospitality or schools
- To pass our DBS check

It would be even better if you have previous experience of a care environment, providing personal care, or knowledge of dementia.

To apply

Please select the apply button and send us your current CV, applying to our Cecil Court Care Home in Kew.

Other organisations may call this role Cleaner, Care Home Cleaner, Care Home Cleaning Assistant, Residential Cleaning Assistant, or Housekeeping Assistant.