3 months ago
Colten Care proudly offers more than the National Living Wage without compromising on benefits. Take a look at the reasons why we are 'giving you more':
we offer truly competitive rates of pay plus excellent enhancements
support with studies and diploma qualifications (depending on job role)
excellent inductions, training and 'on the job' support
you'll be trained to the nationally recognised 'care certificate' standard
we provide fantastic homely environments
work with friendly teams and a great support network of internal professionals
offer real career progression opportunities
reward you for recommending others to work for Colten Care
we annually review salaries and hourly pay rates
additional hours / overtime opportunities
hot meals on duty, choose from the daily menu
free uniforms provided
contributory pension scheme
background checks at no cost to you
Plus, for 2016, we're introducing 'Extras' our exclusive employee discount scheme and access to a free advisory support service for team members and their families.
More about the job:
It's not just about cleaning, it's about maintaining a beautiful and comfortable living environment for our residents. Working as part of the housekeeping team, your duties will include cleaning both the communal areas of our homes and our resident's private rooms to the highest possible standards. You may also be involved in some Laundry duties.
Hours/shifts: 30 hours per week, working a flexible rota to include alternate weekends. Maternity cover.
More about you:
Ideally, you'll have previous experience in a similar role, but full on the job training will be provided.
You'll have daily contact with residents, relatives and guests, so a warm personality and good customer care is essential. You must be self-motivated and have the enthusiasm and drive to work hard to achieve high quality results and excellent standards of cleanliness. You'll enjoy a challenge and be prepared to 'go the extra mile'. We are a friendly team who support each other so a good team player with a great sense of humour is a must!
More about us:
Colten Care is an expanding family-owned business with 20 beautifully appointed care homes across Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire and West Sussex. Our services include residential, general nursing, dementia and short-stay care. We are a prestigious, award-winning healthcare provider that champions the latest approaches to person-centred care. Each of our homes has a distinct character while retaining that all-important sense of 'home.' We play an active role in furthering dementia friendly communities as part of our work.
Our aims are simple: to be recognised as both the care home 'provider of choice' and 'employer of choice.'
More contact info: Get in touch with the team on .
Note: Your employment is subject to the receipt of two satisfactory job references plus an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) background check.