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All Richmond Villages' employees share the same goal; to support and provide the best service and care they can. As a company we attract the best people and we are very proud of our high staff retention rate.







Housekeeper Supervisor
Richmond Painswick



Contract: 35 hours per week

Start:

Deadline: 31st August 2020

Reference: HS-PW-LM



Description

Providing more than just retirement living, Richmond Villages offer an aspirational lifestyle to our residents and our first-class accommodation requires a first-class service. We’re looking for a Housekeeping Supervisor at Richmond Painswick to lead and motivate our team, ensuring that all areas are maintained to a high standard of cleanliness and safety for our residents across the village. 

What your typical day involves

  • Leading and motivating a team of housekeepers and laundry staff to deliver work within given time frames
  • Managing a set budget of costs to facilitate your staffing and orders
  • Maintaining rosters, annual leave and managing your team’s performance and absences
  • Ensuring that our residents’ care home facilities, public areas and individual properties are maintained to the highest cleaning standards
  • Dealing with any concerns from residents or their families in a timely manner.


Who we’re looking for

  • You’ll have experience in a housekeeping role, with a clear understanding of infection control, COSSH, compliance standards and associated reporting. 
  • Friendly and approachable, you’re a natural leader, building long lasting professional relationships with your team, residents and their families. 
  • Leading by example, you understand the importance of maintaining a safe working environment for your team. 
  • You have a keen eye for detail and take pride in your work. 
  • With strong communication skills, you’ll confidently prioritise and delegate tasks amongst your team.
 

What we’ll offer you in return

  • Comprehensive induction, on-going training and development, access to internal apprenticeship schemes including Care Leadership & Management Level 5.
  • Your DBS Check (£40) paid for
  • Access to Wagestream - an app-based service that offers you the choice to be in control of when you access your earnings*
  • NEST work place pension and Life assurance
  • 28 days annual leave (inclusive of statutory bank holidays)
  • Hot meal provided on a 12-hour shift
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme
  • Uniform provided
  • Smile Everyday+ - a health and well-being package giving access to 24/7 health lines along with access to a Physiotherapist for muscle, joint and bone support
  • Retailer discounts, including interest free travel ticket loans, discounted gym membership and discounts on Bupa dental care
  • Free flu vaccine

*Only available to permanent employees where HealthRoster is used.


Who we are

Situated on the southern slopes of Painswick (Gloucestershire) in the beautiful Cotswolds, this state-of-the-art village surrounded by stunning scenery provides all the benefits of a socially active community, including: a roof top restaurant, wellness spa with pool and beauty treatments, beautifully designed architecture and landscaped gardens.  Our accommodation ranges from luxury village apartments to our on-site care home providing the very best 24-hour nursing care.


For over 20 years Richmond have been at the forefront of luxury retirement living. We’re proud that we attract the best people and even prouder of how long they stay with us. Having won numerous awards for architecture, landscaping and care, we are now the benchmark for retirement villages in the UK. A totally fresh concept in retirement living, we ensure our residents retain as much independence and choice as possible while helping retain their ‘zest for life’.


All offers are subject to a DBS check.


To apply

For further information or to arrange a visit to the village, please contact 01452 813902 or send a covering letter and CV to PainswickCareers@richmond-villages.com

Richmond Villages is part of Bupa. Bupa is committed to ensuring that every applicant is assessed for employment, promotion and development solely based on personal merit and qualifications, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, marital or civil partner status, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.

Salary

£9.18 per hour

Contact Us

Email Lorraine Mills at PainswickCareers@richmond-villages.com for more details