• Recruitment - Laundry Support Worker, Farcroft
  • Recruitment - Laundry Support Worker, Farcroft
  • Recruitment - Laundry Support Worker, Farcroft
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Job Title: Laundry Support Worker
Deadline: 22nd February 2019
Location: Farcroft
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Type: Permanent - Part Time
Hours: 16.5 hours per week




Coverage care is a not for profit organisation with 14 care homes in Shropshire providing EMI, Nursing and Residential facilities. Farcroft is located in the market town of Wellington and has 41 individual rooms grouped around small living areas for those living with dementia. 

Laundry Assistant – 16.5 hours per week

Post Objective: Maintaining the laundry facilities and ensuring service users clothing is maintained the highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene in accordance with Coverage Care’s Code of Practice and all current relevant legislation.

Job Description - Summary of Principal Responsibilities:

  1. To maintain service users clothing, sorting the items, washing and ironing.
  2. To return clothing to service users rooms.
  3. To maintain the laundry room to an acceptable standard, including keeping all machines free from dust. To clean the room at the end of each shift and leave it tidy.
  4. To ensure that service user confidentiality & dignity is maintained at all times.
  5. Participate in appropriate training, and attend staff meetings as requested by the Manager.
  6. Be aware of emergency procedures, report hazards to the Manager and respond to emergencies as appropriate.
  7. Ensure the service provision is anti-discriminatory and culturally sensitive responding to individual needs, with regard to race, religion, culture, language, gender, sexual orientation, age and disability.
  8. A commitment is made to equal opportunities in the organisation.

The duties in this job description are not exhaustive, but instead, are representative of the type of work required in the post. The post holder will, therefore, be required to undertake other duties deemed appropriate and consistent with the purpose of the job. This role may involve shift patterns to include day, evening & weekend working.

If you would like to join our team please apply online, or for more information please contact the home on 01952 223447.


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