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Domestic Assistant

  • Job reference: DC-DOMES-YORK-201
  • Location: North Yorkshire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Domestic and Support Services
Job description: Service Care Solutions is looking for Cleaners/Domestic Assistants for an NHS hospital based in York on a temporary basis, while the client recruits a permanent member of staff. All temporary workers will be eligible to apply for the permanent vacancy. The role is likely to last for a month but this may be extended. Due to the setting of the work and urgency of the requirement successful applicants must have an enhanced DBS disclosure within the last 12 months, or a transferable DBS on the update service.

Hours per week: 27.5
Hours of work: Mon- Friday 10:00- 16:00 or 14:00-20:00

Umbrella company rates of pay inclusive of ENI also available.

The main responsibilities of the role involve providing cleaning service in accordance with agreed quality standards and to contribute to a positive image for the NHS services by ensuring that they are clean and tidy at all times. You will also be required to assist Nursing staff and ward housekeepers with the service of patient meals.

· Enhanced DBS Disclosure within last 12 months
· Basic food hygiene awareness training
· Basic literacy and communication skills
· Basic health and safety awareness
· Previous experience dealing with people
· Smart and clean appearance
· Energetic and physically fit for the type of work.
· Previous experience in a role which involved cleaning, replenishing stock

· NVQ level 1 in cleaning or equivalent
· IT skills
· Previous experience in the NHS
· Previous cleaning industry experience