General Assistant

  • Job Reference: CVABY/V0239
  • Date Posted: 3 October 2018
  • Recruiter: The Abbeyfield Society
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  • Location: Epsom, Surrey
  • Salary: £8.75 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description


General Assistant at The Elders care home in Epsom

Location: The Elders, Epsom Road, Ewell, KT17 1JT

£8.75 per hour 4 hours a day 3pm-7pm Monday - Sunday

Abbeyfield are looking to recruit a General Assistant to work in The Elders Care Home, to support the team in providing for people who want to live later in life in a safe and comfortable setting.

Working as a General Assistant you will maintain a clean environment in all areas of the kitchen, store rooms, bars and restaurant areas in accordance with Environmental Health Standards.

You will ensure all food related activities comply with food safety regulations and the completion of all relevant records as directed by the Chef Manager/Cook.

You should keep all allocated areas clean, tidy and presentable at all times, help with washing up in the kitchen, assist with social functions.

Travel to other Abbeyfield locations may be required to attend meetings and training as required.

To you, it’s more than just a job.

It’s a role where you happily go the extra mile to make a difference to the lives of older people. You will believe in giving your personal best at all times. 

About The Elders care home

The Elders Care Home is set at the top of Ewell Village near all local amenities.

Our large Victorian House is well maintained, spacious and has character. In the mid 1900’s the house was a maternity hospital for the local community, one room was the hospital chapel. There is an extension to the home leading from the dining room and hall which houses a lovely large living room and conservatory, leading out onto a pleasant sunny patio area and large garden lawn.

The home is able to accommodate 23 residents all in single occupancy rooms; we have 11 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and 12 bedrooms near bathroom facilities. We have four assisted bathrooms and one assisted shower room. A good variety of seasonal meals are available for residents to choose from, and we pride ourselves on our ability to cater for individual needs.

Residents assist in the formulation of seasonal menus. Home made cakes are baked daily, and during the warmer seasons we regularly enjoy lunch or afternoon barbecues. 

To Apply

This post is subject to a DBS check.

Please quote job reference V0239

Please apply online or for more information please contact Paul Davies - Care Home Manager 020 8393 9757