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Head of Housekeeping-Queens Oak in Peckham at ExcelCare

Date Posted: 2/1/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full Time
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  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    3 - 5 years
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Job Description

Job Title: Head of Housekeeping-Queens Oak 

Location: Queens Oak Care Centre

Salary: 10.10 per hour

Closing Date: 28/02/2019

Reference Number: 000706


We are looking for a Housekeeper to work in our nursing home - Queens Oak Care Centre, Peckham, London.

What to expect:

8am - 5pm weekdays  - Up to £10.10 per hour

This is mainly Monday to Friday, however there may be times when you will be asked to cover at the weekend or to do a late shift - 11am - 8pm. 

Excelcare is a family owned care company that have been established for over 25 years.  We need someone to lead our existing team of cooks, domestics and laundry assistants and join the Excelcare family.

The successful candidate must have a keen eye for detail and have good supervisory skills, therefore previous experience is important in a similar setting.

Main Accountabilities:

  • Be responsible for the overall cleanliness of the home for the people living in our service and our staff team.
  • Be responsible for maintaining a hygienic, safe and pleasant environment for the people we care for, staff and visitors
  • Devise regular cleaning schedules and ensure they are adhered to
  • Organise and plan the staff rotas - cover for staff sickness
  • Ensure there are adequate stocks of cleaning products available and re-order when required
  • Work within set budgets
  • Ensure cleaning equipment is safely used and kept in good working condition.

Here are some of the amazing benefits on offer in return for your hard work:

  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Annual Salary Review
  • Paid study leave
  • Long service awards
  • Career development pathways through the Excelcare Training Academy
  • Comprehensive Induction Programme
  • Funded Qualifications via the apprenticeship programme (where required)
  • Contributory Eye Test Vouchers
  • Paid uniform
  • Employee of the Month and the Excelcare Awards – Recognition of our committed people across the business for a job very well done.

If you are interested in the position or would initially like to find out more information, we’d like to hear from you. Please apply online or contact one of the Recruitment Team today on 0208 3135003 - we look forward to hearing from you.

Excelcare are an equal opportunities employer.

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