Domestic Assistant - Persley Castle, AB21 9XU

Ref: 510 Date Posted: Monday 09 Oct 2017

Domestic Assistant – £7.51 - AB21 9XU

Are you a committed, passionate and friendly Domestic Assistant? We are seeking talented and detail-oriented individuals who will make a difference to the lives of the residents we care for at Persley Castle Care Home.

Persley Castle Care Home is a converted period house with 40 beds, 3 miles from the centre of Aberdeen providing accommodation for a maximum of 40 residents including up to 35 older people and 5 adults with physical impairment. The home enjoys an excellent reputation locally for providing first class care.

We are currently seeking a bank domestic assistant to cover sick leave, holidays, staff shortages, etc. Please note: this is not a full or part time positions. Hours are provided as required.

Your duties will include

  • Maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness within all areas of the care home to ensure a safe, comfortable environment for the residents at all times.
  • Ensuring communal areas and residents bedrooms are clean and tidy.
  • Cleaning en-suites, public toilets, baths, and hand basins daily.
  • Promoting safe working practices, in line with Company policies and procedures.
  • Adhering to cleaning schedules, as directed by the Housekeeper.

The successful applicant will

  • Have experience in a similar role.
  • Be able to demonstrate attention to detail.
  • Have an understanding of COSHH and HACCP.
  • Communicate effectively and work well as part of a team.
  • Have a caring and friendly nature, ensuring residents’ dignity and privacy are respected.
  • Ensure all information of a confidential nature gained is not divulged to third parties

In return, we will offer you

  • A competitive rate of pay
  • An informative induction and on-going, relevant training and development
  • A supportive and friendly working environment
  • Continuous training and improvement to help all employees deliver and maintain the level of care we strive for, as well as achieving your own goals within a care setting.