Domestic Assistant

Pertemps Contracts Scotland - Edinburgh
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Pertemps Scotland are currently recruiting experienced Domestic Assistants on ad hoc basis to work in various care settings across Edinburgh. The successful applicants will be responsible for ensuring that areas such as residents rooms, communal areas such as lounges, the dining area, kitchens, bathrooms and hallways etc. are kept clean, tidy and hygienic.

Applicants must have previous cleaning experience and be passionate about delivering the highest standards of cleanliness. The successful candidates will also show a warm, friendly, caring and professional approach to service users and colleagues, as they will be working as a fully integrated member of the care team.

Duties will include:
Vacuuming of carpets
Hard floors swept and mopped or buffed
Polishing furniture
Window cleaning
Toilet bathroom cleaning
Carpet cleaning as and when required
Laundering linen personal clothing to a high standard
Check cleaning stock inventory levels and report on this to the line manager as appropriate

A PVG certificate is essential for all candidates working in a care environment and will be processed or updated at time of registration with Pertemps. COSHH and Food Hygiene certificates are also desirable but again not essential.

All applicants MUST:
Have recent professional cleaning or domestic experience
Have a caring and professional manner
Be reliable, honest and trustworthy
Possess excellent verbal communication skills

In return we offer:
Excellent rates of pay - £8.45 p/h Monday to Friday & 10.67 Saturday & Sunday
Flexible working patterns and shifts
Holiday accrual
Work in a rewarding and satisfying environment and sector

If you wish to be considered for this role, please apply online immediately or call 01312257531 for more information