Domestic Assistant

Domestic Assistant

Hestia Care is committed to providing professional, respectful and quality care whilst maintaining exceptional standards to ensure residents enjoy the highest quality of life. All of our employees are required to:

Main Responsibilities

To vacuum all carpeted areas

Cleaning of all sanitary ware in residents rooms using the chemicals supplied

Clean all hard floors, taking care to leave them in a safe condition and use warning signs as appropriate

To use all equipment safely and report and defects to a senior member of staff without delay

Empty all waste bins on a regular basis and dispose of the contents in a safe method

Clean mirrors and all surfaces to ensure they are dust free

Ensure safe working practice at all times paying particular attention to trailing electric leads and wet floors

Clean all communal areas on a regular basis

Clean all communal toilets and bathrooms on a regular basis

To dispose of waste correctly

To be an active member of the housekeeping team and cover the workload of colleagues who are absent when needed

To ensure that all chemicals are used in a way stipulated in the COSHH data sheets and that no chemicals other than those supplied by the Company are used at any time

To ensure that all appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) is used at all times when completing cleaning tasks

To perform other such reasonable duties as may be required

What We're Looking For

To attend and take an active part in staff meetings

To attend work reliably and punctually, wearing a clean uniform and correct footwear

To attend all training as required and be prepared to achieve qualifications appropriate to the role

To ensure that you keep yourself up to date with all policies and procedure changes

To work in a way that ensures that neither your own Health & Safety is jeopardised or that of your colleagues

To ensure that any issues that may arise are reported to a Line Manager without delay

To ensure that a positive image of Hestia Care is promoted at all times and that any risks to the Hestia Care image or reputation is reported immediately

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