Housekeeper
Ref: CYG09894

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  • Location
  • Cygnet Harrogate, 23 Ripon Road, Harrogate, HG1 2JL
  • Salary
  • £8.82 per hour
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 14/06/2020
  • Cygnet Health Care have been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

    Cygnet Hospital Harrogate is a long-established mental health hospital that provides an emergency admissions service across two acute wards.

    We are currently recruiting for a full time Housekeeper to provide general cleaning and housekeeping duties at the Hospital and help maintain a safe & healthy environment for our patients. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of providing friendly, effective cleaning service with a positive attitude.

    The main duties and responsibilities of the role include: cleaning clinical & non-clinical areas, making and changing bed linen. Due to the nature of our client group it is essential the post holder is fluent in the English Language both verbal and written for effective communication with service users /staff as the expectation is for the post holder to be able to read and write in English as you will be required to complete cleaning schedule paperwork on a daily basis. You will be working predominately within clinical areas, so the ability to work in a challenging environment without compromising the quality of the work produced is essential.

    We're looking for people who have:

    • Knowledge of COSHH (desirable)
    • Experience in housekeeping or domestic work (desirable)
    • Friendly, conscientious and a positive attitude
    • Good communication skills
    • Ability to maintain confidential information

    In return we’ll offer you:

    • Regular coaching and support
    • DBS paid
    • Employee Discount Scheme
    • Company pension scheme
    • Company paid Life Assurance scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks
    • Health Cash Plan
    • Subsidised meals on duty
    • For further details on all our benefits, please visit https://cygnetjobs.co.uk/benefits/ 

    Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

  • Location Information
  • Cygnet Hospital Harrogate is a long-established mental health hospital that provides an emergency admissions service across two acute wards.

    Service users have a named nurse and are reviewed by a consultant psychiatrist up to three times a week. Medical cover is provided round the clock. Referrals and admissions can be received at any time of the day or night by arrangement with the consultant psychiatrist and medical staff on call.

    The hospital is located in very pleasant surroundings, in this picturesque North Yorkshire spa town which is easily accessed by road and rail.

     

    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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