Housekeeping Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00045845-1
  • Date Posted: 23 November 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Pentyrch, Cardiff
  • Salary: £8.91 to £10.01 Per Hour
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Salutem Care and Education have services across England and Wales supporting adults and children in residential and educational environments.

We are looking for a Housekeeping Assistant to join our school and residential team working with disabled children who have a range of complex health needs. We are immensely proud of the part we play in creating meaningful days and fulfilled lives for everyone at Salutem, and that includes those who work for us. The opportunities and prospects really are limitless, and that’s why you should consider becoming part of our family.

You are a superhero to all the young people we support, making a difference in their lives every day. You overcome daily challenges to achieve a safe, stimulating and supportive educational experience for all our students, supporting the next generation to reach their full potential and helping them to achieve their greatest goals and aspirations.

The post holder is responsible for carrying out general housekeeping tasks both individually and as part of a cohesive team in order to ensure that Craig y Parc improves upon and/or maintains its level of cleanliness and hygiene at all times.

Responsibilities:

* To demonstrate a commitment to customer service excellence and deliver against the requirements of Ambito’s quality framework.

* To work within Ambito’s policies and procedures at all times.

* To carry out general housekeeping duties within the school and Ty Cwtch and maintain a high standard of cleanliness and sanitation.

* To work as part of a team in providing a clean and hygienic environment

* Work as part of a team and develop effective working relationships with colleagues and learners;

* Understand health and safety legislation and/or have a willingness to learn;

* Understand the principles of equality and diversity and/or have a willingness to learn;

* Understand the importance of personal and practical hygiene.

At Salutem, you’re not just a care worker - you’re a supportive healthcare professional, an ambitious worker, a loyal colleague, a unique and transparent individual who provides engaging and meaningful experiences for the people we support.

As a valued member of our family, we offer:

* COVID-19 Vaccination

* Key Worker status

* Competitive rates of pay dependant on experience.

* Wagestream - our financial planning app, making it easier to access and manage your finances and allowing you to access up to 30% of your pay throughout the month as and when you need it.

* Training/Qualification Opportunities – In addition to the company induction, you will also receive bespoke specialist training that reflects the needs of the service and your personal development.

* Internal progression opportunities - We're committed to supporting your learning and upskilling, and will support you to reach your full potential and progress in your career with us.

* Induction – You will undertake a bespoke induction programme tailored to your specific job role and will complete training through a blended learning approach

* Perkbox – We have a great employee benefits platform called Perkbox, this includes over 200 different exclusive perks and discounts such as cinema tickets, flights/holidays, theme parks, days out plus much more!

* Employee Support Helpline – You will have access to a private and confidential employee support helpline, covering a wide range of topics including financial advice, health and well-being and more. This is all available 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

* Pension

Due to the nature of our business the COVID 19 Vaccination is mandatory