General Assistant in Kettering

Closing date: 28/05/2019

Location: 86 Rockingham Road, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 9AD

Salary: £9.00 per hour

Contract: 12 month fixed term (maternity cover)

Hours: 25.75/week , shifts covering a 7 day cycle.

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.

Working as part of a small, close-knit team, you will be responsible for assisting with food preparation and general kitchen duties, including serving freshly cooked meals to our residents. In addition, you will be responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen and communal areas to a high standard.

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, and will hold a Food Hygiene certificate. Above all, you will be motivated by making a positive difference for older people.

To apply please send your CV to or for further enquiries contact Diane Burnham on 01536 512793.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 28 May 2019.

This post is subject to a DBS check.