General Assistant (Bank) – Virginia Water, Surrey

General Assistant (Bank) – Virginia Water, Surrey

Elizabeth Finn is a leading care provider providing exceptional care throughout our nine prestigious care homes. We value the wonderful contribution all of staff make to our business and our ethos is to place people at heart of everything we do and our residents. We are owned by the charity Turn2Us who are a leading poverty charity


Merlewood, CQC rated overall good, seeks to recruit to the following role:


General Assistant (Bank) – varying hours


£9.90 per hour plus excellent benefits (including training and career development opportunities, staff welfare and support and heritage working environment)


Elizabeth Finn Homes are not able to provide sponsorship for applicants who currently do not have the right to work in the UK


We are looking for an enthusiastic, hardworking General Assistant, who is not looking for a regular commitment to working weekly hours, but will be available to work shifts as and when required and when you are available to work.


This is a great opportunity for someone who may have other commitments, to work in a prestigious Nursing and Residential home in Virginia Water, Surrey


This role is a combination of general cleaning (bedrooms, lounges, dining areas, toilets, bathrooms, offices corridors, inside windows and all fixture and fittings) and assisting the catering team with food preparation and provision to residents.


This will require you to adhere to stated cleaning methods observing hygiene practices to prevent any cross infection and meet all require food hygiene standards.


To take a personal responsibility in becoming fully aware and observant of Health & Safety policy and COSHH reporting any accidents and hazards. To carry out instructions accurately, following work schedules laid down within specified time limits whilst observing residents’ requests


This is a great opportunity to join a large, diverse team who are proud of the difference we make to our residents


If you would like to have an informal visit please call Debbie Vellender, General Manager on 01344 845 314


For application details and more information on working in our team please contact Merlewood on 01344 845 314 or alternatively please email your CV to merlewood.jobs@efhl.co.uk


Benefits include:


Refer a colleague and we will pay you a £500 cash bonus every time (terms apply)

Full paid induction programme

Employee assistance programme with free counselling

Blue Light Card paid for – provides members with thousands of amazing discounts online and on the high street

Occupational Sick pay upon commencement

DBS paid for

Long service awards

Cycle to work scheme


Professional development and study support

Accommodation in some Homes

Flexible shifts

Development and continuous learning opportunities

5.6 working weeks holiday per annum

Free uniform

Pension scheme

Free on-site parking

Subsidised meals while on duty