Facilities Assistants - two posts


St Gemma's Hospice
£16,141 per annum pro-rata (£8.25 per hour)

Post 1:  20 hours per week - fixed term contract for 6 months - flexible shifts
Post 2:  25 hours per week - permanent contract - 5 days over 7 including weekends

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 two Facilities Assistants to work within our Estates & Facilities Team. We are looking to recruit dedicated and loyal individuals 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 these opportunities in greater detail please contact Angela Rollason, Facilities Manager on 0113 2185532. 

Please indicate on your application form which post you are applying for.

Please note we do not accept CVs.  To apply for this role, please download and submit the relevant forms on this page.    

Start date: March 12th, 2019
End date: March 26th, 2019
Interview Dates To Be Confirmed.