Posted Date

08-05-19

Location

Newcastle Upon Tyne NE4

Department

Cleaning/Housekeeping

Function

Cleaning

Positions

1

·         To perform general cleaning duties including dusting, polishing and hoovering throughout the Hospice on a daily basis as per the cleaning schedules and to maintain records of cleaning undertaken.

·         The emptying and correct disposal of all non-clinical waste bins from all areas of the Hospice.

·         To manage the laundry as and when required ensuring that infection control and best practice is observed at all times

·         To familiarise and observe manual handling and CoSHH Regulations (using PPE as appropriate) and observe Hospice Policies and Procedures including all Health and Safety Regulations.

·         To ensure that housekeeping storage areas are kept tidy and items are correctly stored.

·         To ensure that the Housekeeping Supervisor is kept informed of the need for re-ordering housekeeping provisions and be prepared to order and receive stock in their absence.

·         To carry out any specific duties as directed by the Housekeeping Supervisor.

Requirement:

  • Empathy for the ethos of the Hospice
  • Good communication skills
  • Team worker
  • Experience and understanding of CoSHH 
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • The ability to work flexible hours as required

£8.00 per hour 

Weekly Pay

Hours per week:  25 hours