Bank Housekeeper
Ref: CYG10305


  • Location
  • Yew Trees, 12 The Street, Kirby Le Soken, Essex, CO13 0EE
  • Salary
  • £8.72 p/h
  • Hours
  • Bank
  • Closing date
  • 07/08/2020
  • We are looking for an outstanding Housekeeper with a passion for making a difference to others.

    You’ll be working variable hours dependent on the level of cover needed for the service. You will be working between the hours of 7-1 Monday to Sunday, helping maintain a safe and healthy environment for the people in our care.

    With us, you’ll have the chance to progress your career in a vibrant, supportive culture tailored to help you thrive.

    Apply now to enjoy excellent career prospects while being part of an organisation that cares about helping people.

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    Your day-to-day…

    • Ensure the site maintains a high level of cleanliness 
    • Carry out daily & weekly cleaning regimes 
    • Maintain & replenish stock and ensure that equipment is clean & well maintained
    • Employ safe working practices & adhere to health & safety procedures
    • Comply with Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) regulations
       

    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • Strong career progression opportunities
    • Expert supervision & support
    • Employee referral scheme
    • Pension scheme
    • “Cycle to work” scheme & employee discount savings
       

    You are...

    • Experienced in cleaning, housekeeping or domestic work (desirable)
    • Knowledgeable of COSHH (desirable)
    • Friendly, conscientious & have a positive attitude
    • A good communicator
  • Location Information
  • Based in the village of Kirby-le-Soken, Essex, Cygnet Yew Trees is a specialist hospital providing assessment and intervention for up to ten women with learning disabilities and complex needs.

    Cygnet Yew Trees is a large period art deco property set in its own grounds within a quiet village location, offering spacious accommodation. Cygnet Yew Trees consists of two elements; a nine bed provision supporting women with learning disabilities and complex needs; and a self-contained bespoke apartment offering 24 hour care and support for one lady who requires more intensive support.

    There is a choice of lounges and communal areas for people to use, as well as a private and spacious garden to the back of the house, which the ladies can use to relax or for activities. There is also an activity room where people can enjoy a range of indoor activities including music, arts and crafts, and relaxation sessions.

    Awards for Cygnet Yew Trees

    • National Learning Disability and Autism Awards 2018 – The Senior Manager Award – Service Manager Nicola Darby (Finalist)

    This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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