Bank Domestic Assistant at Oak Lodge Care Home

Domestic Assistant


Oak Lodge Care Home

Lordsleaze Lane, Chard, Somerset, TA202HN


Working Hours: Bank hours Pay Rate: TBC, Closing Date: N/A


If you are a person who:

  • Has a genuine interest in working within a caring environment
  • - The ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • A team player
  • A willingness to participate in vocational training programmes. Satisfactory police check and check against the DBS Adult first list (where applicable)
  • Has a basic understanding of the Health and Safety at Work Act.

The we would like to hear from you!

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Cleaning bedrooms, bathrooms, toilets, etc. to the required standard and cleaning the public areas at predetermined times, when those areas contain few or no residents.
  • Equipping the domestic’s trolley with adequate supplies and keeping it neat and tidy.
  • Using the cleaning materials correctly and carefully and in accordance with COSHH regulation.
  • Carefully handling and maintaining equipment.
  • Reporting maintenance defects and safety hazards. The prompt reporting of lost and found property to the Housekeeper. Being helpful and polite to the residents.
  • Maintaining personal hygiene and appearance.
  • Following the security procedures.
  • Undertaking special cleaning jobs as assigned by the Housekeeper.
  • To follow available method statements for carrying out cleaning duties.
  • Assisting in the kitchen/washing up area, if asked to do so by the Housekeeper/Home Manager.
  • To assist in setting/clearing the tables in the dining room.
  • To carry out the domestic duties as per the rota.
  • To undertake any training necessary for the completion of your duties.
  • To attend staff and other meetings as appropriate.
  • To undertake any other duties as and when required.
  • To abide by all company Policies and Procedures in accordance with the Staff Handbook and Policy and Procedure File.

Rewarding our staff is important to us and so we provide a competitive salary and holiday package, company pension. 

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