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

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

Closing date: 31-01-2019

How to apply:

Download application form

Web link: Click here

Reference:

Category:
cleaning
older people
support

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