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Housekeeper/Cook

Reference

PRI26043

Location

Children's Home, March W, Cambridgeshire

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£8.12 per hour

Hours

39 hours per week (Monday - Friday 10am - 6pm)

Job Advert Role Description

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK.  With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

Rated “Outstanding” by Ofsted, our Children’s Home is situated between March and Peterborough in North Cambridgeshire. It’s a 5 bedded therapeutic unit for males aged 11-18 with SEBD. The home seeks to provide a safe and understanding ethos in which the young person can be assisted to address their behaviours and to take responsibility for their own actions. The emphasis of the work is by way of intervention and to challenge the inappropriate behaviour through a holistic therapeutic approach.

The successful applicant will be responsible for all housekeeping and cooking duties within the home. 

As the housekeeper, your role will be to ensure that the home is cleaned to a consistently high standard, providing a welcoming, healthy and safe environment.  Following a defined cleaning schedule; you will be responsible for a wide variety of general cleaning duties including hoovering, mopping, washing and ironing.  You will also be responsible for the grocery shopping and meal preparation.

A full driving license is required for the role as we are based in a remote location around 3 miles from the nearest village shop.

Our Benefits

  • Online discounts and cashback from high street to holidays
  • Free monthly £1,000 colleague lotto
  • We pay for your enhanced DBS check
  • Career Pathways – Our commitment to your career progression
  • Amazing charity schemes
  • Free parking on site
  • Cash for colleagues - Earn money for friends you recommend

Division DBS info

We want to invest in you and your future! Find out about our career pathways:

https://www.priorycareerpathways.com/

References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

 

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

 

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Let us know how we are doing, review us on Indeed  or Glassdoor by following these links

Glassdoor

https://www.glassdoor.co.uk/Overview/Working-at-Priory-Group-EI_IE37118.11,23.htm

Indeed

https://www.indeed.co.uk/cmp/Priory-Education

 

Closing Date

28/03/2019