Job Title / Role: Domestic Assistant
Location: Abbott House, Glapthorn Rd, Oundle, Peterborough PE8 4JA
Type: Full Time
Shaw healthcare is looking for a Domestic Assistant to join the team in Abbott House Oundle, Peterborough. You will join a team that is fully committed to making a difference to the lives of those who we provide care for. Our aim is to deliver the highest standard of care to our service users and to provide the same standard of care that we would expect our own family members to receive. You will be using the latest care technology that will enable you to spend more time with the service users that you care for. Abbott House has an excellent reputation as highly valued provider of care. The needs of our service users are at the centre of all we do every single day.
This is an excellent opportunity to join our nursing, dementia and residential home working within our busy domestic team.
You will work as part of a great team and be making a difference to our residents by providing an excellent standard of service within the home.
Clean and sanitize rooms including furnishings in assigned work areas
The ability to maintain high standards of cleanliness and tidiness of the service and Laundry causing minimal disruption to our services users and their care
Be able to communicate and engage effectively with our service users, their families and colleagues, good interpersonal and working relationship skills are essential
Will need to demonstrate the ability to work without direct supervision
You will use a variety of cleaning products paying particular attention to COSHH regulated products
You will have the ability to work on your own initiative and be able to maintain high level of hygiene within the home
We will provide you with full training. This includes our leadership programme which can support your development and opportunities for progression within Shaw. You will also enjoy access to a huge variety of benefits and services to support your physical and psychological well-being and throughout your career we will invest in you and you will enjoy additional support and benefits including:
Excellent Career Opportunities
Over the last 12 months our employees have received over £700 each in tax free bonuses!
Refer a Friend bonus scheme (earn up to £1000 for each referral by you)
Paid annual leave 28 days per year (based on hours) inclusive of bank holidays
Company Sick Pay
Enhanced payrates for bank holidays
Death in service payment *subject to criteria
Discounted Homemade Meals while on Shift
Colleague discounts – Access to over 1600 high street discounts including carefully selected discount partners.
Outstanding recognition schemes such as Shaw Star Awards and Long Service Awards
Online benefits and cashback rewards
Our support to your Wellbeing includes free of charge access to an independent and confidential Employee Assistance Programme. This gives Colleagues and their family access to 24/7 365 support for a whole range of issues including physical, mental and financial issues
You don’t need to have previous experience in this field, nor do you need qualifications – we’re happy to work with you to help you become an excellent member of our team.
Salary: £10.40 per hour
Working Hours: 30 Hours Per Week - 8am - 4pm
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