£9.00 per hour for 36 hours per week based at Abbeywood care Home 1 Wharf Road, Ash Vale, Surrey, GU12 5AX.
You will benefit from 24 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years' service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.
Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.
An enhanced DBS 'Disclosure and Barring Service' check for regulated activity (formerly known as CRB) and the Children's and Adults' Barred List checks will be required for this role.
About the role
The role is based in Service Delivery, which is the provider arm of the Health, Wellbeing and Adult Social Care directorate. Service Delivery provides direct care to individuals living in their own homes and in-house residential establishments across the county. The service is registered with the Quality Care Commission (CQC) and works in accordance with good practice guidance and standards.
Our Vision is to provide outstanding services and be an employer of choice with highly trained, passionate and dedicated staff
The housekeeping role works as part of the Abbeywood Team providing a clean and safe environment for our 51 residents. You have to the option of participating in home events and activities including trips out with the residents. You will have a two week rolling rota, with alternating weekends.
Are you currently working in housekeeping or looking for a role where you can help elderly people feel comfortable and live fulfilling lives? Our Housekeepers assist and support colleagues in the day-to-day provision of domestic and laundry services to ensure that the needs of residents are met and their support plans are implemented.
Your kind and compassionate nature will lend itself well to the role and you will be able to treat our residents with dignity and respect. You must have good listening skills and an enthusiasm to learn, and be able to work individually and as part of a team.
If you are adaptable and can be flexible with your working hours, and would like a job which is an essential role in the running of a residential service for elderly people then we'd love to hear from you
No experience is necessary in this role as full training will be provided, we ask that you have a desire to work with Older people and as apart of a successful family team.
For more information please find attached to the bottom of this advert a full job profile.
For an informal discussion contact Jamila Towfiq-Faerber, telephone 01483 404931 Jamila.Towfiqfaerber@surreycc.gov.uk. We look forward to receiving your application.
The job advert closes at 23:59 on 14/12/2019.