Bank General Assistant – Buckmaster House, Broadstairs

Closing date: 21/03/2018

Location: 7 Western Esplanade, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 1TG

£8.45 per hour - Casual hours as and when
Hours of Work – Flexible hours covering Monday to Sunday

Abbeyfield are looking to recruit a General Assistant to work in Buckmaster House, to support the team in providing for people who want to live later in life in a safe and comfortable setting.

Working as a General Assistant you will maintain a clean environment in all areas of the kitchen, store rooms, dining room bedrooms and communal areas in accordance with Environmental Health Standards.

Ensure all food related activities comply with food safety regulations and the completion of all relevant records as directed by the  Manager/Cook.

Keep all allocated areas clean, tidy and presentable at all times, help with washing up in the kitchen, assist with social functions.

To travel to other Abbey field locations as required and attend meetings and training as required.

To you, it’s more than just a job. It’s a role where you happily go the extra mile to make a difference to the lives of older people.  A belief in giving your personal best at all times

About Buckmaster House

Buckmaster House is a beautifully appointed Residential Home in Broadstairs on the Isle of Thanet, Kent. The house is set in extensive grounds with wonderful sea views over the English Channel.

Purpose-built as a Residential Home and opened in 1895 by Jane Buckmaster, this elegant building has been completely restored and modernised – offering the highest standards of residential provision and complying with all Fire, Health and Safety regulations. It combines the grace of an era past, with all the conveniences of the present.

Our underlying ethos is to ensure that a decision to relocate to our residential accommodation is viewed as a move from home to home. Family, friends and relatives are always  welcome to visit, with the main difference being that they will have our friendly and carefully chosen staff here 24 hours a day to look after them, taking off their  shoulders the day-to-day worries of living on their own.

To apply

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This post is subject to a DBS check.

For further information, please contact Karen Hunt, House Manager at

Please quote job reference V0112