Head of Housekeeping
Head Housekeeper required at our Somerset House Nursing Home in Merton, London. 30 hours per week Are you used to domestic duties? Do you thrive on maintaining the highest standards of hygiene? We are looking for friendly and caring staff to join us in making the difference to the lives of our residents and to help us create a caring, homely environment for our residents. The ideal person will also supervise a team of Housekeepers to ensure the highest standards are met. Does this describe you? Then why not join our family here at Country Court Care? We are a family-run company since 1983, we operate 34+ family focused Homes and we are a Top 20 Large Care Group Winners in 2018 for Why would you want to join us? Well, we offer... Full mandatory training provided to ensure your existing skills are refreshed and up to date Competitive rates of pay with bank holiday enhancements Opportunity to increase pay rate through training and development Join us and refer your friends to work for ; Earn £s per referral through our employee referral scheme. Join us and refer residents to live with ; Earn £s per referral through our resident referral scheme. Paid holiday of 28 days pro rata including bank holidays Work-life balance with excellent shift patterns Local work Free induction and ongoing training held locally to you First uniform free Free parking Career progression Staff discounts including over 200 in store and online discounts % discount off your own personal O2 refresh airtime plan Pension scheme available Recognition schemes and annual VIP Awards. What you'll be doing Our Housekeepers maintain our homes to the highest standards enabling residents to enjoy a home from ; Duties include: Providing a high level of care towards residents' personal clothing including, washing ironing, and replacing buttons. To ensure all linen is washed and ironed effectively To ensure all work surfaces and floor areas are kept clean and tidy To report any breakages, and arrange for repairs or replacements of equipment About you You will have experience in a previous housekeeping role or have had cleaning duties Experience of supervising a small team You have initiative and are respectful towards residents, staff and visitors to the home. The ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. You must have the Right to Work in the UK. If you have the unique qualities required for this exciting role and want to work with an organisation that provides the type of care you'd expect for your loved ones. Apply now! Country Court Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer!