General Assistant - Alistair Robinson House in Bourton on the Water

Closing date: 30/06/2019

Location: Rectory Lane, Bourton on the Water, GL54 2AX

Salary: £9.00 per hour

Part time: 12 hours per week covering two sites

We are currently recruiting for a Part time General Assistant to join our team within retirement living in the Cotswolds. This position is ideally to cover two houses in Bourton on the Water and Stow on the Wold.

Our residents are at the heart of what we do, and at Abbeyfield our aim is to provide a clean and welcoming living environment for our residents. As a General Assistant, you will help to ensure that our group of older residents are happy and fulfilled in their home.

Every resident should enjoy a clean and well maintained environment that is presented to the highest standard and your role is key to this.
You will need to work within the cleaning and housekeeping schedules as set by the Home Manager.  These duties may cover cleaning of the residents bedrooms, the communal areas and offices.

You respect residents wishes and preferences and work well as part of a team to ensure all residents needs are met in relation to cleaning, housekeeping and infection control.

You are responsible for the use of housekeeping equipment and cleaning products and use these in line with agreed budgets and COSHH requirements.  You aim to reduce wastage and report any defects in a timely manner. 

As an important member of our team, you will know how to cater for the needs of older residents and be able to actively engage with them. Ideally, you'll have experience of working in supported housing for older people.  

To apply please send your CV to or for further enquiries contact Kelly Doyle on 07972 619939.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 30 June 2019.

This post is subject to a DBS check.