Facilities Assistant


St Gemma's Hospice
£16,141 per annum (£8.25 per hour)
37.5 hours - flexible shifts

St Gemma’s Hospice is the largest hospice in Yorkshire and one of the largest in the UK.  The Hospice provides expert palliative and end of life care, in a quality environment, for thousands of local people each year.  We are a prominent and respected charity at the heart of the local community with a large range of specialist services to support patients, their families and friends.
Working for St Gemma’s can offer a rewarding career in a friendly environment.  Over 250 staff across a 4 acre site, 25 Charity Shops and a Retail Hub work together to ensure that patients and their families have the best possible experience and receive the highest quality of care.
St Gemma’s Hospice is seeking a Facilities Assistant to work within our Estates & Facilities Team.  We are looking to recruit a dedicated and loyal individual to provide a high standard of food and housekeeping service working in the In-Patient Unit and Bistro.  You will also assist in the process of providing the Hospice with a clean, quality laundry service and ensure patients have a clean and comfortable environment during their stay.
You will:

  • be required to have catering/food and housekeeping service experience, preferably within a caring environment
  • have a knowledge of COSHH and Infection Control
  • have good organisational skills and be able to use your own initiative
  • be able to prioritise work
  • be a team player
  • ideally have a Basic Food Hygiene certificate

If you are a passionate and committed individual who prides themselves on high standards of food service and cleanliness then St Gemma’s wants you to join their team.
To discuss this opportunity in greater detail please contact Angela Rollason, Facilities Services Manager on 0113 2185532. 
Please note we do not accept CV’s. 
Closing Date:            21st November 2018


Start date: November 7th, 2018
End date: November 21st, 2018
Interview Dates To Be Confirmed.