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Papakura location - Part-time hours


Reference: 4754465

Be part of an organisation (and supportive village) that puts the needs of the people who live in our care homes first.

An exciting opportunity now exists and we are seeking a Housekeeper to join the team. As a Housekeeper, you will provide support and assistance to residents / care partners to ensure the cleanliness of the residents' home is maintained to a high standard.

Opened at the start of 2018, our new care suites are home to 48 residents in four 'households' at Selwyn Oaks Village in Papakura. Each household functions just like home, with its own living room and open plan kitchen and large balcony for relaxing. Whanau and friends are able not just to visit, but help to care for their loved ones by using the household kitchen to prepare a meal and stay overnight in a guest room.

Reporting to the Care Manager, you will be performing basic household duties (i.e. vacuuming, cleaning bathrooms, delivering household linen etc.) Working with the household team and residents you will ensure the home is maintained to a high standard. To be successful in this role, you must be passionate about working in an aged-care environment.

Other requirements include:

  • Previous housekeeping experience
  • Ability to work within the team
  • Strong communication skills
  • Level 2 cleaning qualification is helpful but not required

This position is scheduled to work 22 hours per week; Tuesday to Thursday 1400 - 1800 & Friday 0830 - 1230 & Saturday 0700 - 1330.

This role represents a great opportunity to work in a professional, growing organisation, where you can make a real difference to the lives of our Elders. We offer an opportunity to work in a unique care home, a new care facility, an extensive education programme and genuine opportunities for further development.

If you think you have the skills, experience and attitude needed to excel in this role, apply now.

Applications Close: 11 Aug 2019