Housekeeper / Domestic Assistant - Cambridge

Recruiter
TLC Group
Location
Cambridge
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
JOB DESCRIPTION/PERSON SPECIFICATIONThe TLC Group ethos is people come first. At TLC Group we specialise in the ownership and management of care homes and branded hotels and we have an impressive track record of delivering high quality services. We expect our employees to give their best and strive for continuous improvement to ensure the highest standards of care and service are delivered to all customers.Job TitleDomestic AssistantLocation Cambridge Manor Care HomeReports toHead of HousekeepingDirect ReportsN/AMain PurposeTo work as part of a team to maintain a high standard of cleanliness andhygiene within the Care Home, whilst ensuring a safe, comfortableenvironment at all times.Main Responsibilities1. Daily Cleaning: Ensure the care home is cleaned to a high standard, duties to include:
• Empty waste bins and wipe out.
• Vacuum throughout.
• Shake out cushions.
• Clean dining rooms / lounges / lavatories.
• Clean taps and sinks.
• Clean soap dishes.
• Clean toothbrush holders.
• Spot clean all floorings.2. Ensure weekly and monthly deep-cleaning tasks are complete to a high standard.3. Participate in team and resident meetings as required.4. Attend mandatory training days/courses, on or off site, as and when required.5. Maintain and improve professional knowledge and competence.6. Communicate respectfully with residents7. Report immediately to the Home Manager, or Person in Charge, any illness of an infectious nature or accident incurred.8. Understand, and ensure the implementation of, the Company’s Health and Safety policy, and Emergency and Fire procedures.9. Report to the Home Manager, or the Maintenance Person, any faulty appliances, damaged furniture, equipment or any potential hazard.10. Promote safe working practice within the Care Centre.