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Domestic Assistant – Min y Mor Residential Care Home

Closing date: 08/10/2020

Reference: REQ102425

16 hours / Permanent

17,842 - 18,198 *

Aberaeron

*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

We are looking to recruit a two domestic assistants to join our team on a permanent part-time basis.

This vacancy will include evenings and some weekends on a 6 week rolling rota. The post has a pro-rata salary of £17,842 – 18,198 per year. You will also receive weekend enhancements, where applicable. 

We have made it easier for you to apply by simplifying our application form. Submitting an application is now easier than ever!

On a day to day basis you will:

  • carry out and maintain cleaning duties to a high standard;
  • work to cleaning schedules;
  • comply with Health and Safety Regulations and Infection Prevention and Control Policies.

We are looking to recruit an individual:

  • who maintains high standards;
  • who can work to schedules;
  • who understands the principles of COSHH, Health and Safety and Infection Prevention and Control.

In addition to the above, we require an individual with a degree of fluency in the Welsh language. A successful applicant without the required Welsh language skill will be fully supported to reach the desired standard within two years of appointment.

In exchange for your skills and commitment, we will offer in return:

  • from 26 up to 36 days annual leave days per year (plus 8 public holidays);
  • time off for medical, dental and optician appointments;
  • generous Local Government Pension Scheme;
  • a range of learning and development opportunities;
  • salary sacrifice schemes including the Cycle to Work scheme, Additional Voluntary Pension Contributions;
  • health and wellbeing initiatives including discounted memberships to our local leisure centres, free and confidential counselling provision;
  • life-style savings and Vectis card and much more.

In addition, we are committed to developing our people and will not only provide support to enable you to quickly and confidently take ownership of this role’s key areas of responsibility but in addition, we are committed to supporting your development in order that you can progress your career with us. 

Job Description and Person Specification

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Melanie Walters on 01545 570514.

Note:  We reserve the right to amend the application closing date.

Safeguarding adults at risk is a key priority for us. We aim to support adults at risk to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We acknowledge that adults at risk have a right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Porth Ceredigion – Targeted Intervention Services

We are at the core of Ceredigion’s through-age social care provision and we focus on ensuring that each individual receives the intervention that is best placed to meet their needs or, where necessary, guide them to early help or specialist services. Our functions include:
Porth Ceredigion Intake and Triage Team

  • Targeted Intervention Services
  • Fostering Services
  • Residential and Day Care Services
  • Housing Services
  • Integrated Community Equipment Stores
  • Emergency Duty Team
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