Part Time Cleaners (Housekeeping Assistants) - 6 month Fixed Term Contract 

Hospice Band 2:       £17,460 per annum pro rata (hourly rate £8.92).  

Rota Pattern:             15 hours ave per week over 2 weeks Tues, Thurs and alternate weekends 7am – 12noon. 

Are you an efficient, organised and reliable cleaner with high standards looking for a rewarding role where your work can make a real difference to others? 

We have a position on 6 month fixed term contract to work within our Housekeeping team supporting the Hospice Ward, including bathrooms, refreshment areas and patient rooms. The successful candidates will be an integral part of our facilities team, they will be required to clean furniture, fixtures and fittings to ensure high standards of cleanliness which is key in the prevention and control of infection for our patients and visitors. They will be required to undertake deep cleaning following full training of our equipment and will also be required to undertake water flushing and record keeping to meet compliance. 

It is essential for the post holders to be flexible to work additional hours at short notice to meet the demands of the department and to cover annual leave and sickness (which may include other evenings, weekends or bank holidays). Previous cleaning experience is essential, experience of cleaning in a similar healthcare environment would also be desirable. i.e. Hospital / Nursing home, however full training will be given to the right candidates. 

As well as the rewarding nature of the role in making a difference to others, the Hospice offers an attractive salary and the opportunity for your work to support the positive experience of our patients, staff and visitors. 97% of staff responding to our latest staff survey are proud to tell people they work for the Hospice. 

You can download the Job Description & Person Specification, Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form by clicking on the links below.

Cleaner (HKA)FTC Job Description & Person Specification

Application Form

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Please return both forms to [email protected]

You are required to complete the application form – CVs alone will not be accepted. 

Please note if high volumes of applications are received, we may bring the closing date forward.

No recruitment agencies please. 

Closing date:            23rd September 2019  

Interview date:          30th September 2019 

Registered Charity no. 503456 

The Hospice is committed to developing a dynamic and diverse workforce, representative of the communities it serves. We ask you, therefore, to complete the Equal Opportunities monitoring form to help us in this aim.