Job Title: Night Housekeeping Assistant
Salary: £19,500 per year
Hours of work: 37.5 per week , Monday – Sunday (rotational hours to be confirmed likely 22.30-07.00am)
Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent
King Edward VII’s Hospital has been dedicated to delivering outstanding patient care since 1899 and today continues to be one of London’s leading private hospitals. We take great pride in our reputation as one of the best healthcare providers in the UK, supporting veterans through our charitable work. The reputation is built on our exceptional and empowered teams working in a safe and kind environment.
The hospital is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, staff engagement forums, and services to support staff from different backgrounds.
Our values are at our heart and if you share our values of professionalism, quality, respect, safety and team work, and we have a vacancy to suit your skills, we look forward to hearing from you.
What will you be doing?
We are currently recruiting for a Night Housekeeping Assistant to join our exceptional Hotel Services team. We are looking for a motivated, friendly and flexible individual, who will ensure that cleaning products are used effectively and the designated work area is clean and safe for our patients and staff.
The role involves working night shifts on a rota basis cleaning all wards , theatres, clinical, public and staff working areas within the Hospital as laid out in the weekly job schedule.
This position involves manual handling, including moving cages, operating heavy machinery such as the cardboard crusher, scrub machine, polish machine and shampoo machine.
Who are you?
The ideal candidate will have a willingness to learn and previous cleaning/housekeeping experience in a healthcare setting. The ability to follow instructions and maintain high levels of standards. Infection Control and COSHH awareness. Be a team player with ability to work on own,
In return we offer:
- Free restaurant quality meals whilst on duty
- Annual leave entitlement of 35 days inclusive of bank holidays, increasing with long service
- Continuous Professional Development (CPD
- Private Healthcare
- Staff Referral scheme
- Company pension scheme
- Ongoing training and professional development opportunities
- Season Ticket Loan
- Help to buy a bike
- Uniform is provided and laundered free of charge.
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Various discount vouchers
Closing date: 31st October 2021
Please note, if we receive a high level of applications, we may choose to close this advert early. We encourage you to complete your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. We will only contact those candidates that have been shortlisted for interview