Domestic Cleaner The Cavell Centre

Location
PE3 9GZ
Salary
£7.83 - £7.83
Posted
23 Apr 2018
Closes
21 May 2018
Ref
compass/TP/339597/40965
Contact
Ms Mahalia Kane
Job Function
Customer Service
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A great opportunity to join our passionate Domestic team on a permanent basis has become available to work within our busy healthcare setting. The Cavell Centre provides quality mental health care as well as a specialist learning disability services.

This role will suit a customer focused individual to join a world leading food and facilities management company, which can offer unrivalled opportunities for career progression.

The successful applicant will work Saturday and Sunday 8am - 8pm, 22 hours per week.

 

 

Package description

Medirest is part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, who provide a full range of Hotel Services (including staff, patient and visitors catering, domestics, portering and security) at over 130 NHS Trust and private hospitals.

Main responsibilities

Responsible for the cleaning standards across the hospital, this role will involve direct interaction with Patients and Medical staff on ward areas with responsibilities including:

  • High and low Dusting, Mopping, wiping and scrubbing surfaces.
  • Cleaning of wards, side rooms, toilets, showers and public areas.
  • Ensure rubbish bins are maintained and removed when full.
  • Ensure your assigned areas are kept clean, presentable and safe for Patients by following the required policies and procedures.
  • Liaise with ward staff on a regular basis and following clear guidelines as requested
  • Use and handle machinery in accordance with the role following all Health & Safety guidelines
Ideal candidate
  • Good command of the English language with a passion for patient care and be able to liaise closely with ward staff.
  • Awareness of high cleaning standards and be able to complete documentation on a daily basis.
  • Must have a 'Can do' attitude
  • Able to work under pressure, individually and as part of a team.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced healthcare environment and has a flexible approach to meet the needs of the business.
  • Previous cleaning experience and knowledge is desirable but not essential as full training will be given
  • Be aware that this is a hospital environment and at times you will come in contact with patients that are particularly unwell or showing signs of distress.
  • This position is subject to a Disclosure & Baring Service check costs, are met by the employer
About the company

Medirest is the specialist healthcare operating company of Compass Group UK & Ireland, providing a full range of hotel services, including staff, patient and visitor catering, domestics, portering, security and reception, at over 130 NHS Trusts and private hospitals.

We offer great discounts such as discounted cinema tickets, gyms membership, food outlets and supermarkets as well as life insurance and the option to join the company pension scheme. We offer further training by offering an accredited qualification through our NVQ program.