Posted on Dec 12, 2018 by THE MILL HOUSE

Kington, Herefordshire United Kingdom
Professional/Technical Services
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Qualifications: Experience of working with older people and a
willingness to learn.

Accountable to: Proprietor

Reporting to: Housekeeping Manager

Job Purpose: To assist staff in the day to day running of the Care Home and to maintain high standards of hygiene, cleanliness and service towards service users, relatives, visitors and other members of staff.

To deliver the managers cleaning schedule for the home, ensuring that appropriate cleaning materials are used correctly and reporting changes or concerns to the senior member of staff on duty.

Key Tasks:

Report both verbally and in writing on the general condition and cleanliness of the building.
Maintain a clean and safe environment for service users and staff. Assist other staff in maintaining standards on each shift.
Make and change beds as directed. Assist in the collection of soiled linen.
Ensure all materials required are available. When necessary order supplies.

Care of service users

Assist service users in maintaining their domestic hygiene in their own rooms.
Report any accidents and incidents to the senior member of staff on duty.

Promote independence and dignity of service users.
Assist in enabling service usersto live their chosen life style.
Talk and listen to service users.
Report complaints directly to the senior in charge as soon as they are made.

Other Duties

Undertake such in house and external training which is appropriate to your role and has been identified through a training needs appraisal.
Maintain confidential information at all times.
Work within the policies, procedures and guidelines of the Home's Quality Management System.
Maintain and be aware of COSHH policies and procedures. Ensure all products used in the home have a current Product Safety Sheet.

Tasks and responsibilities within your area of responsibility may vary depending upon the needs of the business. You may be asked to undertake a variation of your normal routine to meet these needs.

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Reference: 599165949