Job Ref: 14149  |   Thornbury

Housekeeper

EXCITING OPPORTUNITY IN A BRAND NEW HOME!!

Location: The Grace Care Centre, Thornbury, South Gloucestershire

Salary: £8.21 per hour

Hours of work: FULL & PART TIME

The Orders of St John Care Trust is the 2nd largest not for profit care provider in the UK specialising in providing high quality, person centred care for older people, in care homes and extra care housing. As a charity we ensure that any revenue goes straight back into our homes meaning our residents and staff are well looked after.

We are proud to announce our latest new development The Grace Care Centre is now open!!


The Grace Care Centre is a state of the art 70 bed specialist dementia care centre, offering the opportunity for residents to live in luxury surroundings, with experienced care professionals on hand 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We are delighted to be working with the University of Sterling Dementia Services Centre to ensure we meet their Gold Standard in dementia design so we are confident that our new home can fully support those living with Dementia.


We are currently looking to recruit a Housekeeper to join our new team!

As a Housekeeper you will be responsible for maintaining the cleanliness and tidiness of the home, which may also involve helping with the laundry.

You will take pride in presenting the home to its highest standard and help to welcome residents and their family and friends to the environment.

As an integral part of the team you will get to know the residents and know what their preferences are in their individual spaces, they may even want to help you.

Some weekend working may be required.

Benefits of Working for OSJCT:

As an important member of our team we will ensure you have all the training, support and tools required to be successful in your new role. We can also offer benefits such as:

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Comprehensive induction
  • Training in specialism such as dementia
  • Opportunity for career development
  • Uniform provided
  • Cost of DBS check
  • Employee annual reward and recognition
  • Long service rewards and recognition
  • Employee Assistance Helpline
  • “My Reward” giving you discount on shopping, holidays, cinema, dining, days out and much more!
  • Refer a friend to the Trust rewards

If you feel you have the skills and experience to support the Home Manager in creating and maintaining a high level of service, we would love to hear from you!

Additional Information

Contract Type: Permanent
Hours per week: 36
Salary Type: Hourly
Hourly Rate: £8.21
What level of DBS check? Enhanced
Full Job Description: Download Full Job Description

Vacancy closing date: Thursday, 1st August - 2019 22:55

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