Please note: The closing date for this vacancy has passed, and we are no longer accepting applications.

  • Location Leicester, LE3
  • Hours 16 hrs per week
  • Pay £6,530.22 per annum
  • Closing date: 15 Feb 2019, noon

You will be required to work 16 hours per week flexibly between 4:00pm-8:00pm Monday - Sunday; including alternate weekends (Saturdays & Sundays) as well as Bank Holidays to meets the needs of the care home and that of the service users. 

Responsibilities include;

·        Promoting and maintaining a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene within the Kathleen Rutland Home

·        To follow cleaning schedules and plans

·        To ensure safe use and storage of cleaning materials

·        To operate mechanical cleaning aids such as vacuum cleaner, carpet cleaner, decontamination machine in accordance with operating instructions and safety guides ensuring they are safe to use, clean and defects reported. 

The successful candidate will possess previous cleaning or domestic experience. Knowledge of Health & Safety legislation and good working knowledge of infection control procedures. 

Previous experience of working with people in a residential or health setting is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided.

Working for Vista means you will be working for one of the oldest and largest local charities in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, working with people with sight loss and their families.

Closing Date:  Friday, 15th February 2019 - midday 

Interview date: To be confirmed

If you do not hear from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume you have regrettably not been selected for interview on this occasion.

This post is subject to a Disclosure from the DBS.

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