Domestic Assistant
Ref: CYG09959

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  • Location
  • Thors Park, Thors Farm Road, (off Brightlingsea Road), Thorrington, Essex, CO7 8JJ
  • Salary
  • £8.80
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 08/07/2020
  • We are looking for an outstanding Domestic Assistant with a passion for making a difference to others.

    You’ll be working full time- 40 hours per week at Cygnet Thors Park, helping maintain a safe and healthy environment for the people in our care.

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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
    • Life Assurance Plan
    • Health Care cash plan
       

    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 Thorrington, North East Essex, Cygnet Thors Park is a specialist hospital providing support and treatment for up to 14 men with learning disabilities and complex needs. Cygnet Thors Park is set in extensive grounds accessed via a private lane in the heart of the Essex countryside. The service has its own care pathway on-site from more support, through to more independent living.

    When people come to Cygnet Thors Park we ask them how they would like to personalise their bedroom and we support them to express their individuality. There are a number of rooms at Cygnet Thors Park which are dedicated to activities and supporting life skills in readiness for people moving on. There is a life skills kitchen for people wanting to prepare or cook food for themselves or their visitors. There is a large art room where people can enjoy a range of creative table top crafts, in addition to a games room and an IT room. The grounds are extensive and there are plenty of outdoor activities available for people to enjoy. Patio and seating areas for service users and their visitors to enjoy are a popular choice.

    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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