Housekeeping Assistant in Kingston upon Thames at Yellow Hat

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

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Job Description

Housekeeping Assistant

37.5 hours per week (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday - 8-4)

£8.50 per hour

Full training can be given however previous experience is preferred for our Housekeeping Assistant.

Working hours on a full time basis.

Housekeeping Assistant Role

  • We pride ourselves on our high standards of comfort and cleanliness.
  • The House keeping Assistant will play a crucial role in ensuring visitors, residents and families all have a positive impression of our senior care home by keeping residents' rooms and common areas spotless.
  • Carry out other general tasks.


- Our Housekeeping Assistant must ensure that the daily work rota is completed within the agreed timescale and hygiene standards are met.
- Ensure cleaning is carried out in accordance with recognised methods.
- Carry out duties with due regard to fire and accident prevention.
- Remove rubbish to designated collection points and empty residents' room bins on a daily basis.
- Carry out a brief check of possible safety hazards when cleaning residents' rooms and report any possible hazards to the Housekeeping Manager and - Maintenance Manager.

About you
Required Skills and Experience :

- Cleaning experience in similar environment with a commitment to achieving high standards of cleanliness and hygiene
- Ability to read, write and communicate in English
- Basic standard of literacy and ability to understand instructions as demonstrated by GCSE qualifications or NVQ Level 1
- High standard of personal hygiene
- A team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Able to manage time and tasks
- Reliable, trustworthy

About our Benefits:

Competitive pension scheme
Free uniforms that are attractive and practical
Free eye care tests and options for funding towards future spectacles if required
Cycle to work scheme
Savings on Childcare
Refer a friend and get a cash bonus
Study support
Holiday discounts
A variety of motor related offers
Life Insurance


Yellow Hat UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.