This job is based at The Chocolate Quarter in Keynsham.
The role of the Housekeeper / Cleaner is to ensure the provision of a friendly, reliable and professional cleaning service for St Monica Trust residents and customers.
Hours of work:
Bank shifts as and when required
As housekeeper you’ll provide cleaning services on a day to day basis across The Chocolate Quarter site. Designated areas for general cleaning will include residents’ bedrooms in the care home, living environments, front of house areas as well as communal and office spaces. You’ll ensure that these are kept in a clean and hygienic condition in compliance with Health and Safety regulations and in accordance with the high standards expected. In this role you’ll build relationships of trust showing respect for residents and their living environments as well as colleagues and members of the public using the many different services at The Chocolate Quarter. You’ll need to have a key eye for detail and be confident to report faults or repairs as you find them to contribute to the overall effective operation of the building. You’ll also be responsible for cleaning stores and equipment in your designated area, maintaining stock and providing assistance to other housekeepers in different areas if required.
What we’re looking for
Naturally cheery, welcoming and empathetic you’ll be familiar with a range of cleaning techniques and comfortable working independently although you will be part of a wider site housekeeping team. Working with older people or those living with disabilities, communication or memory difficulties would be advantageous however above all else you will need to demonstrate flexibility and ‘can do’ approach.