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KH464 Housekeeper

Home Name Oaklands
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  • Salary:

    £9.00 per hour
  • Job Location:

    Scole, Diss, Norfolk


We’re looking for a dedicated, warm-hearted Housekeeper to work at Oaklands Residential Home in Scole (Diss) Suffolk.


In this role you will:

Lead and motivate a team of cleaners while coordinating daily tasks and duties. 

Supervise a team of housekeeping staff and be responsible for maintain a clean, healthy and safe environment for residents, visitors and staff. 

Manage a team of domestic staff, assigning work and ensuring adequate cover using allocation sheets. 

Manage all aspects of time keeping, absence, holidays, quality of work, productivity, and uniform standards and appearance, and take control of any informal conversations or counselling meetings related to this. 

Complete paper work accordingly, and in time. 

Carry out audits and contribute to surveys. 

Offer and provide support for domestic staff including additional training whilst ensuring that all day to day duties are always up to date and maintained.


The position will be for 40 hours per week, shifts to be discussed at interview, at a pay rate of £9.00 per hour.

Criteria / Person Specification

The ideal candidate for this role will:

  • Ensure that a good standard of hygiene and cleanliness is maintained throughout the Home, to meet the required standards of practice prescribed by Environmental Health Standards
  • Work closely with the Home Manager, by maintaining and assisting with the cleaning and laundry budget
  • Be able to lead and manage a team
  • Have an understanding of and clear commitment to health and safety practices
  • Have previous domestic experience within a commercial or business setting


 At Kingsley Healthcare we provide a variety of competitive benefits, including:
- Excellent rates of pay
- Paid breaks
- Uniform provided
- Costs for an enhanced DBS

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Job Deadline: 06/09/2019


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