Interim Housekeeper in Garstang

Closing date: 07/06/2019

Location: Church Street, Garstang, PR3 1PA

Salary: £9.15 per hour

Hours: working 16 hours per week

Saturday - 9-2pm and then 3-6pm and Sunday 9-2pm and then 3-6pm.

Role subject to DBS check

As the Interim Housekeeper at Abbeyfield House in Garstang, you will support the Senior House Manager on the application and development of policies and procedures to ensure the service meets and exceeds the Supporting People requirements. You'll also lead on the development of a programme of social activities in consultation with residents that meets their needs and abilities and where possible their aspirations.

Your Main Tasks:

  • Prepare, cook and serve up to 2 meals each day which are in line with the preferences and dietary needs of residents
  • Ensure the kitchen is clean and tidy on a daily basis, including washing up, discarding rubbish, wiping and cleaning work surfaces, hob and oven, and brushing and mopping the kitchen floor
  • Clear and clean kitchen cupboards, rotate stock, empty and defrost the fridge and freezer
  • Carry out a thorough clean of the area at regular, agreed intervals
  • Assist as required with social functions that take place at the house
  • To ensure a catering service is provided in line with the Safer Food Better Business Guideline
  • To lead on the development of a programme of social activities in consultation with residents that meets their needs and abilities and where possible their aspirations.
  • To ensure a catering service is provided in line with the Safer Food Better Business Guidelines
  • To ensure an efficient handover process is in place and is adopted by all house staff
  • To support Senior House Manager on the application and development of policies and procedures to ensure the service meets and exceeds the Supporting People requirements.

To Apply

To apply please send your CV and covering letter to j.painter@abbeyfield.com