Domestic Assistant

Meadowcroft, Sutton in Ashfield

 

Position: Domestic Assistant
Care home: Meadowcroft
Location: Sutton-in-Ashfield
Contract type: Permanent, full-time (36 hours pw)
Shifts available: Day shifts
Rate: £9.60ph
CQC rating: Good

 

As a Domestic Assistant at Meadowcroft, you’ll use your domestic skills and attention to detail to ensure that our home is clean, inviting and welcoming for everyone who lives, works and visits there.

This is a domestic role with a difference! It’s extremely rewarding to work at Meadowcroft, and the role offers stable and secure employment, with lots of opportunities to learn and develop, and great rewards and benefits.

If you want to make a real difference to the lives of others, and share our values of fun, integrity, responsive, success and team work, then we’re looking for you!

We can guarantee that whatever you put into the role, you’ll get so much more out of it.

 

About the role

First and foremost, our care home is people’s homes. In this role, you’ll put our service users at the heart of everything you do – whether that’s hoovering their bedrooms or polishing their photo frames.

As an active member of the Domestic Team, you’ll:

  • carry out all daily and weekly cleaning routines, including dusting, mopping, polishing and vacuuming
  • clean and tidy designated areas around the home including service user’s rooms, lounges, kitchens, bathrooms, kitchens and offices
  • support with washing and drying laundry
  • monitor the condition of equipment and the home, and report the necessary repairs
  • safely use equipment such as vacuum cleaners and carpet shampoo machines, as required.

Download our job description to read more: https://brochures.exemplarhc.com/view/1029914181/

 

About the home

Meadowcroft is part of Exemplar Health Care, a leading provider of specialist nursing care.

The home specialises in supporting adults living with complex mental health needs.

We support people to live their best lives by promoting independence, building life skills and engaging in the local community.

 

About you

First and foremost, our Domestic Assistants live and breathe our values of fun, integrity, responsive, success and teamwork.

You don’t need to have any qualifications to apply for this role, but it may be useful to have a good standard of education such as a GCSE in English and maths.

Experience in a similar role (in any sector) is desirable, but if you match our values and have the right skills, we’d love to hear from you!

We’re also looking for candidates who:

  • have a keen eye for detail, able to spot areas for improvement
  • are caring, compassionate and kind
  • know how to treat people with compassion, dignity and respect
  • are excellent team players
  • have a passion for working in social care.
     

Rewards and benefits

We offer great rewards and benefits including:

  • paid DBS check
  • lifestyle and retail discounts
  • 24/7 counselling support line
  • access wages early via fastP.A.Y.E
  • Company Shop membership.

And that’s not all! Our service users are at the heart of everything we do, so you’ll wake every day knowing that your role will have a significant impact on the lives of others.
 

Apply now

If you’re looking for a rewarding career with excellent training, great career development opportunities and outstanding job satisfaction, please read the job description and then hit ‘apply’.

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Rewarding your dedication

Whether it’s RCNi membership or NMC PIN payment for Nurses, or lifestyle and retail discounts for everyone, we’re always thinking about new ways of saying ‘thank you’ for being part of our team.

Discount

Lifestyle and retail discounts - all colleagues can access great savings and monthly discounts on high street shops, restaurants, pubs and holidays, as well as 2-for-1 cinema tickets.

EAP

Employee Assistance Programme - all colleagues can access 24/7 counselling and support through our wellbeing partner, Care First.

Pension

Pension plan - after 3 months, you’ll be auto-enrolled into our pension scheme with NOW pensions, where you’ll have up to 5% of your earnings (depending on your salary) put into the pension and we’ll contribute an additional 3%.

DBS check

Paid DBS check - we’ll pay for all new starters to have a DBS check, so you don’t need to cover the cost.

Referral

Referral bonus - if you recommend a friend for a care role with us, you’ll both receive £150, and you can refer as many people as you like.

RCNi

Career development opportunities - there are lots of opportunities to develop your skills and progress in your career at Exemplar Health Care, if you wish. Find out more.