House Keeping Assistant – 6 month contract

We are looking for a Housekeeping Assistant to join our team on a 6 month contract, to include some weekend shifts.  Housekeeping Assistants ensure that residents needs are met in all aspects of ‘hotel’ services and in house laundry, ensuring that their living areas and all public and staff areas are kept clean and tidy.

Chaseley is an independent charity-owned care home located in a stunning location on Eastbourne’s seafront.  We provide specialist, complex nursing care for adults with a wide range of neurological and physical disabilities such as, spinal injury, Acquired Brain Injury, stroke, loss of limbs and progressive conditions such as Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone and Parkinson’s Disease.

Chaseley’s quality care and rehabilitation aims to promote continuing independence by offering a person-centred approach to encourage everyone to have a fulfilling and enhanced quality of life.  The care we provide can be short term respite, permanent or day care and is provided by a multi-disciplinary team of Nurses, Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapists and a large care team.  Our well-equipped facilities include Activate, our disabled access gym, an ADL therapy kitchen, an IT cafe and other facilities that our Activities Team manage to encourage resident independence.

The successful candidates will develop positive working relationships with the multi-disciplinary team, ensure that the health, safety and welfare of our residents is always protected, complete all necessary administrative duties, maintain accurate and up to date reports, respect the individuality and confidentiality of each resident and build and maintain relationships with residents and their families.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • 4 weeks annual leave per year plus bank holidays
  • Enhancement for overtime hours
  • Westfield Health Care cash-back scheme after probationary period
  • Free life insurance
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Shift flexibility within our rolling rota
  • In depth training programme
  • 24/7 Employee counselling
  • Subsidised staff meals

If you are interested in applying then please download the application form and return it completed to hr@chaseleytrust.org.

If you require any further information then please contact HR on hr@chaseleytrust.org or telephone 01323 744200

Job Title: 

Housekeeping Assistant – 6 month contract


Responsible To: 

Housekeeping Supervisor/Maintenance Manager


Accountable To: 

Home Manager


Hours: 

37.5hrs per week (over 7 days per week)


Salary: 

£8.72 p/h


Closing Date: 
30th September 2020

* subject to qualifications and experience.