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We are looking for a houskeeper to join our team at Southwell Court Care home. Southwell Court care home is a 72 bed care home offering a mixture of single and double rooms for nursing and dementia care.

Job purpose: To work as part of a team to maintain a high standard of cleanliness and hygiene within the Care Centre, whilst ensuring a safe, comfortable environment at all times.


  • Team player
  • Satisfactory DBS Check and check against the PoVA list
  • Ability to work on own initiative

Main responsibilities

  • Daily cleaning
  • Empty waste bins and wipe out
  • Vacuum throughout
  • Shake out cushions
  • Clean dining rooms/lounges/toilets
  • Clean taps and sinks
  • Clean soap dispenser outlets
  • Clean toothbrush holders
  • Spot clean all floorings
  • Wash all bathroom/toilet/en-suite floor
  • Polish all mirrors
  • Clean all pipe work in toilets
  • Dust handrails and radiators
  • Move all mobile furniture (including beds and chairs) and vacuum and dust beneath/behind
  • Wash out metal wastepaper bins
  • Dust and polish furniture and windowsills
  • Wash lino floors
  • Restock toiletries, soaps, towels etc as and when required
  • Adhere to the Care Centres disposal of waste policy
  • Report to the Home Manager, Housekeeper, Handyperson or Person in Charge any faulty appliances, damaged furniture equipment or any potential hazard
  • Ensure that all existing stocks are maintained in a safe and tidy environment
  • Ensure all equipment is clean and well maintained
  • Carry out any other tasks that may be reasonably assigned to you

Southwell Court Care Home in Notts

Racecourse Road, Southwell, Notts, NG25 0TX

Telephone: 01636 815 599

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