Home Helper – Feather Duster Cleaning

Main Description of Job: To provide a reliable and efficient service to people in their own homes, providing a range of domestic tasks to help them to maintain a clean home. Key Responsibilities: • Visit customers in their own homes • Carry out specific tasks (which have been agreed with the customer on the first visit) whilst allowing for flexibility • To ensure all visits are on specified times and days agreed • To treat all information relating to the customer as strictly confidential • To contact the office immediately if the customers’ circumstances change • To contact the office immediately if a visit is unable to be made for any reason in order that alternative arrangements can be made for the customer Personal Specification: • Friendly and caring nature with a ‘can do’ attitude. • Good at cleaning and able to vary your cleaning to fit the customers needs. • Self motivated and willing to suggest tasks to the customer • Happy to accept feedback from customers and employers on cleaning standards. • Ability to work without close supervision • Excellent communication skills to take into account our largely elderly customer base • Demonstrate flexibility and reliability • DBS Check will be required. Age UK York will pay for this. Preferred Experience • Previous experience in similar work • Mobility (car owner/driver) This job description is subject to occasional review and amendment, following consultation, as the position requires a flexible approach in the ability to prioritise differing activities. It is neither an exclusive nor exhaustive list of the duties involved in this position.

Location: Age UK York | Organisation: Age UK York

Salary: £8.25 per hour | Job type: Part time | Hours: flexible

£8.25 per hour Uniform Training provided Mileage paid at 45p

Closing date: 31-01-2019

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