Bank General assistant
We are committed to providing the highest standards of accomodation and we believe that great service starts with great people. Best of all, we're a charity, meaning that our residents and staff sit at the heart of what we do, not shareholders.
This is a casual (bank) position. You will be asked to work when required, and will have the choice as to whether or not to accept any work that we offer you.
We are committed to providing the highest standards of accomodation, and we believe that great service starts with great people. Best of all, we're a charity, meaning that our residents and staff sit at the heart of what we do, not shareholders.
As one of our valued general assistants, you’re at the front line of service. We’re passionate about creating a lovely environment for our residents to enjoy. So you’ll help us keep our Home clean and tidy for our residents, assist with meal preparation, and welcome our many visitors.
Every resident should enjoy a tidy and well maintained environment, clean laundry, and carefully prepared meals, presented to the highest standard. Your role is key to this.
You work within the cleaning and housekeeping schedules as set by the Home Manager or Housekeeper. This varied role may include cleaning of the residents’ bedrooms, self-contained flats, the communal areas and offices. You may also assist in providing healthy and nutritious food for our residents. By keeping all kitchen and store areas clean, and following all hygienic practices you help protect our residents and keep them safe.
Pay & Benefits
In line with your casual (bank) worker assignment agreement, we offer competitive pay that is in line with those of our employed staff in similar roles. And depending on how many hours you work, you will accrue leave at an equivalent rate of 31 days paid leave in a full calendar year, inclusive of bank/public holidays. (pro rata)
To carry out this role, you will be provided with mandatory training to get you started, as part of a comprehensive induction. To be eligible to work for us in future assignments, you will be expected to keep your mandatory training up to date.
Do you have high standards and like things to be neat and tidy? If that sounds like you, we think you’ll fit right in at Abbeyfield! Whether you’re new to the world of care or looking for a new career, we’re looking for people to join our growing team of general assistants.
Don’t worry if you have no experience - we’ll provide you with all the training you need. What’s more important is that you have have high standards, and a natural calling to care!
And because we take the wellbeing of our residents and staff very seriously, ideally you'll also be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
The Abbeyfield Society