for families facing terminal illness

Housekeeping Assistant


        Salary: £6520.80 per annum 

Monday - Friday 6.30am to 9.30am

The out of hours cleaning can be done on either the early or late shift

15 hours per week over 5 days


                ellenor are looking for a Housekeeping assistant to join our housekeeping team.

As a member of the Housekeeping Team, your duties will be general cleaning and housekeeping duties on the ward (IPU) or in the offices, also working in the Hospice laundry, whilst maintaining a high standard and working in line with hospice guidelines and policies.

You will be responsible for providing a constant supply of clean linen and uniform for the entire Hospice and some flexibility is required for holiday cover.

Are you enthusiastic, reliable, a great team worker, full of energy, caring and compassionate and have a flexible approach to your working life?

The successful candidate must have relevant cleaning experience, be able to work unsupervised, have great organisational skills, be able to work to specific timeframes, be able to prioritise and have very good attention to detail.

Hard working, with a flexible approach to work this is the perfect opportunity for those wanting to make an impact on this wonderful organisation.

Closing date: Friday 24th January 2020

Interview:      Friday 31st January 2020

Please download a job description and person specification.

To apply please use the button below to save the application form, then complete and upload or post to the address provided on the Work with Us home page.

Please contact or phone 01474 320007 ext 1135 should you require further information.

We will contact you after the closing date if you have been successful in being shortlisted for interview. Unfortunately we are unable to contact candidates if they are not selected for interview.

ellenor is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to providing a fair and equitable workplace, where everyone is treated equally without discrimination.

ellenor is a charity registered in England and Wales (1121561), and a company limited by guarantee (6302132). Registered office at Coldharbour Road, Gravesend, Kent. DA11 7HQ