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Monarch Healthcare are recruiting for a Domestic Assistant to join our team at Woodlands Nursing Home.

Woodlands Nursing home provides nursing and residential support for 40 people. The home is situated in pleasant, landscaped gardens which are bordered by Carr Wood, a local conservation area. The successful candidate will be required to work on a rota basis, working 30 hours per week, including some weekends and bank holidays. Shift times are 08:00-13:00 and 14:00-19:00 and the rate of pay is in line with National Minimum Wage.

As a Domestic Assistant, you will work as part of a team to maintain a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene within the home, whilst ensuring a safe, comfortable environment always. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Adhere to the home’s cleaning schedules for daily, weekly, and periodic cleaning of communal areas and residents’ private accommodation.
  • Provide deep cleaning and preparation of bedrooms for new clients prior to admission and as required.
  • Manage cleaning supplies and notify the Home Manager or appropriate person when new supplies required. Ensure the appropriate agent is used for each area to be cleaned
  • Adhere to health and safety, COSHH and infection control policies and ensure cleaning is in line with recommendations. Adhere to the Care Centre’s disposal of waste and COSHH policies.

You will be joining a supportive team who are focused on providing the highest level of person-centred care. Alongside this we offer the following:

  • Annual Awards and Recognition Ceremony
  • Refer a friend Bonus scheme
  • Inhouse training
  • 5.6 weeks annual leave
  • Access to on-site parking
  • Contributory pension

Monarch Healthcare value all employees and actively encourage people to develop their knowledge and skills through opportunities for further learning as well as through mandatory training expectations. All roles are subject to satisfactory DBS checks and references.

Please note that all people working in care homes in England are required to have had both doses of a covid-19 vaccination, unless medically exempt. Proof of vaccination status will be required to be shown on arrival for an interview.

To apply for this job email your details to nicolayates@monarchhealthcare.co.uk.