Housekeeper (Domestic and Laundry) - St Ives House - Ringwood

Care South
02 Dec 2017
09 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
As a Housekeeper you'll take pride in ensuring that our elderly residents, visitors and staff have a clean environment. You'll also help provide our residents with a well run laundry - sorting, washing, drying and ironing residents' clothing and household items, ensuing that all items are returned to the correct resident. Previous experience desirable but not essential - full training provided 36 hours per week - hours to be discussed at interview £7.70 per hour Please note this role will involve covering some weekends and Bank Holidays (with pay enhancements). About St Ives House St Ives House is our beautiful new 60-bed care home in St Ives near Ringwood providing nursing, dementia and residential care, which has been carefully designed to provide comfort and convenience for residents and staff. For more information about St Ives go to: About Care South As a not-for-profit charity our focus isn't on targets or sales - it's on supporting people who need help to get the best out of life by offering high quality, compassionate care. We know that it's the care that counts - not only of our care home residents and home care customers but also of our employees. We employ over 1,500 people across our 20 residential and home care locations across the south of England and our HEART values of Honesty, Excellence, Approach, Respect and Teamwork are fundamental to how we treat each other, the way we work, and the care that we provide every day. About you:-You'll be a team player who will help to create and maintain a co-operative friendly and welcoming atmosphere in the homeGood communication and interpersonal skillsGood attention to detailConscientiousPatience and professional approach with residents, visitors and colleaguesWe offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes: Excellent induction programme and ongoing commitment to your training and developmentCareer opportunitiesCompany Pension and Life Assurance SchemesCare South Savers: a staff discount scheme providing access to a range of on-line and high street discountsCycle to Work Scheme and Child Care VouchersDBS check paid by us and uniform providedCare South Stars Annual Staff Awards - recognising excellence in individuals and teamsFor an informal discussion please contact Neil Dominy or Carol Davis on 01425 481220.