Housekeeping Assistant

Job description

As a housekeeping assistant your focus will be to ensure a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene is kept throughout Copelands..


  • Ensure residents' rooms are maintained to a high standard of cleanliness and that duties are carried out in a respectful manner, according to residents' needs
  • Share responsibility with the rest of the housekeeping team to maintaining the cleanliness of all communal areas within Copelands, cleaning stores, toilets, bathrooms, and equipment (belonging to Copelands and/or to the residents)
  • Ensure that sufficient levels of cleaning supplies and equipment are maintained and available and advise management on replenishing supplies
  • Assist with serving meals and to ensure all areas are clean and tidy after each meal
  • Adhere to our Health & Safety policy and procedure and where necessary, bring to the attention of management, any area, piece of equipment, standard or working practice, which does not meet safe standards
  • Laundry duties

Skills and Qualifications

Essential Skills

  • Good communication skills and ability to work as a team
  • Ability to use initiative to resolve issues and follow correct reporting procedures

Desirable Skills

  • Experience in a similar role within a Residential Care/Nursing Home environment

Further Information

Work time: Day shift

Application Information

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Co Down
Millisle, Copelands
£9.60 per hour
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