Housekeeper

Closing Date: 16/12/2021

Salary: £16,423.00 pa, pro rata (actual £9,385.00)
Hours of work: An average of 20 hours per week, part time, on a two weekly rolling rota
Contract type: Fixed term, maternity cover

Martin House has been caring for babies, children and young people with life-limiting conditions from West, North and East Yorkshire for more than 30 years. Every year we care for more than 420 families at our hospice in Boston Spa, in hospitals and in their own homes. We also support more than 150 bereaved families each year.

We are looking for an enthusiastic housekeeper to join our friendly housekeeping team, and help us to keep our offices and family areas clean and tidy. In this hands-on role, you will be an active team member working closely with colleagues to maintain a safe and clean environment across all areas of the Hospice. You will be seen as a member of our wider care team, therefore it is important you are good with people.

Our ideal candidate will
  • be dedicated, compassionate, work in collaboration, be open, honest, flexible, caring and deliver high standards in everything you do
  • want to work in a well-established, award winning hospice, working as part of the multidisciplinary team to support the children, young people and their families from the time of their referral through to end of life care
Our benefits include
  • 40 days annual leave inclusive of statutory holidays (pro rata)
  • recognition of NHS pension scheme for candidates who are currently in the scheme (alternative stakeholder pension also offered)
  • free parking
  • occupational sick pay, matching NHS terms and conditions
  • Employee Assistance Programme
Please complete an application form, referring to the job description and person specification or for further information contact Joanne Maguire, Housekeeping Manager, by email jmaguire@martinhouse.orh.uk or by telephone on 07827 444256.

The closing date for applications is midday on Thursday 16 December 2021 and applications should be emailed to hr@martinhouse.org.uk. Interviews will take place on Tuesday 21 December 2021. If you have not heard from us by Monday 20 December 2021, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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