Cleaner (Part Time)

Job Description Cleaner (& Relief Housekeeper when needed)

(Various shifts: Earlies 7am to 1pm, Lates 1.30 – 7.30pm)

Job Purpose: To maintain the highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene throughout the home.

Reporting to: Head of Housekeeping & General Manager

Important: Due to the rural location of Penpergwm House and limited bus service, this role is only suitable for those who have a driver’s license and the use of a vehicle at all times.

Hours: Average 15 hours a week with potential to pick up more

Job Responsibilities:

  • The complete all cleaning duties as allocated in the Cleaning; Daily, Periodic and Monthly Work Instructions
  • To follow the Universal Infection and Control Procedures throughout your cleaning duties
  • To maintain the highest standards of cleanliness throughout the home
  • To assist with the laundry processing as and when required
  • To use all equipment and cleaning products following manufacturer’s instructions
  • To ensure that all cleaning equipment and products are cleaned and stored safely after use
  • To adhere to all health and safety regulations
  • To report any faults, hazards or visible risks immediately to the Housekeeper and Care Home Manager.
  • To undertake such training as required to maintain the highest cleaning standards
  • To undertake any other reasonable duties as requested by the Housekeeper or the Care Home Manager

Person Specification:

  • Demonstrate practical domestic skills
  • Empathy with elders
  • Good level of physical health
  • Good communication skills
  • Good understanding of health and safety issues
  • Good time management
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to work alone adhering to a schedule
  • Clean driving licence
  • Good understanding of Universal Infection Control