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:


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’.

About Meadowcroft

Meadowcroft is a specialist care service that supports 24 adults living with complex mental health conditions and behaviours of concern.

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

You’ll usually work on one of our small units so you can get to know the people you support and develop the clinical skills to support their complex needs.

About Meadowcroft

Meet our colleagues

Phil works as a Health Care Assistant at our Dearnevale care home . This is his first care job following a 14 year career in the Royal Air Force. Despite not having any experience in care, the induction, support and training prepared him well for the role. Phil loves how rewarding it is to help people in a career in care.

Why work with us

About Exemplar Health Care

Exemplar Health Care is a leading provider of specialist nursing care for adults living with complex and high acuity needs.

Our mission is to make ‘every day better’ for the people we support and our colleagues. 

We’re proud of the culture that we’ve created at Exemplar Health Care, which is underpinned by our vision, mission and values.

About us

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Learning and career development

Our sector-leading learning and development opportunities give you the skills and support to excel in your role and take your career to the next level.

  • Welcome induction and role specific induction
  • Care Certificate for new care colleagues
  • Exemplar Positive Behaviour Support (EPBS) training
  • Role specific apprenticeships, diplomas and qualifications
  • ABC of Caring programme for Health Care Assistants
  • Leadership and management development programmes

Career development

Rewards and benefits

Our care homes live and breathe because of the incredible colleagues who work in them.

Our rewards and benefits are just some of the ways we like to say thank you.

  • Paid DBS check
  • Lifestyle and retail discounts
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access wages early via fastP.A.Y.E
  • Company Shop membership
  • Paid NMC membership for Registered Nurses

Rewards and benefits

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Exemplar Health Care values

Our values

Our values underpin everything that we do and ensure that we continue to make every day better for our people.

We look for these values in everyone who works with us.

  • Fun
  • Integrity
  • Responsive
  • Success
  • Teamwork

Our values