Housekeeper (Bank)

Location
Goring Hall Hospital - Goring-by-Sea
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BMI Goring Hall Hospital in West Sussex is part of Circle Health Group, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics, performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. 

We have a vacancy for a Housekeeper to join our team of staff in the Hotel Services department.

This is a bank role working on an “as and when required” basis, you will be required to supplement staffing levels during busy periods and provide cover for existing staff in times of annual leave or absence.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Competence in literacy and numeracy
  • Good Communication skills essential
  • Maths, English GCSE at grades A to C or equivalent functional skills level 2 evidence.
  • Hard working, friendly and courteous.
  • Prior experience is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.
  • Proficient in the use of a PC, including the use of software and systems.

Duties of this role include:

  • Undertaking the day to day cleaning of patient, public and employee areas.
  • Maintaining a safe and pleasant environment for patients, visitors and BMI employees.
  • Replenishment of linen and consumables.
  • Flexibility to work in all departments (including Theatre areas) and at other BMI sites where appropriate and as requested
  • Cleaning and servicing of all hospital areas (clinical and non-clinical, including Theatre) to the required BMI standards and in line with BMI procedures.
  • Setting up of rooms in accordance with the policies and procedures
  • Undertake any duties required of the housekeeping department
  • Complete daily task sheets and submit to the Housekeeper Lead on a daily basis for auditing purposes
  • Comply with room clean target times and any timing targets for cleaning of general areas
  • Undertake deep cleaning of areas on a rota basis and/or according to the cleaning schedule
  • Use cleaning chemicals and materials according to instructions, COSHH reports and BMI procedures
  • Use appropriate H&S signage at all times to notify employees, patients and visitors that cleaning is in progress

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive hourly rate.