Domestic Assistant, Beechgrove House, Perth (PKC02302)

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Perth and Kinross Council
£7,817 - £8,418 per year
12 Sep 2016
30 Sep 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Domestic Assistant (Fixed Term until 31 March 2018) (PKC02032)
£7,817 - £8,418 (18 Hours per week)
Beechgrove House, Hillend Road, Perth

Beechgrove House is a Care Home for Older people providing permanent and respite placements.

You will be required to provide a clean and hygienic environment for both residents and staff, carrying out cleaning duties in line with all policies and procedures.
You will be required to use manual and mechanical equipment and to work in accordance with COSHH and Health and Safety regulations and to attend any necessary training required.

You will work on a rota basis which includes weekend working.

You will be required to provide cover to the laundry and also in the kitchen with basic food preparation, serving of meals and general cleaning and dish washing.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees, one should be your current or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

For further information on this post, please contact Lynsay Lwanyaga on 01738 474720.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

The Individual

The successful candidate will be motivated and take pride in ensuring that a high standard of hygiene is maintained. You will have effective communication skills and work efficiently as part of a team, using your own initiative and have an understanding of Health and Safety.

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

See also:
Beechgrove House, Domestic Assistant - Job Profile.doc