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Posted: 9 Oct 2020 Closes: 7 Nov 2020
Gillingham, United Kingdom £18,005 - £19,337 per annum (full time)/pro rata (
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Job Reference: 813-227-1020-LR

Employer: Department: Housekeeping Location: Darland House, Gillingham Salary: £18,005 - £19,337 per annum (full time)/pro rata (

Do you want to be part of an award winning and dynamic social enterprise that:
  • is renowned for providing high quality care and is ranked 'Good' by the CQC;
  • is a for-better-profit organisation, reinvesting any surplus back into our health and care services and our local community;
  • is friendly, ambitious, welcomes innovation and rewards excellence;
  • offers superior benefits; everything you get in the NHS and more;
  • and whose achievements reflect the passion, dedication and commitment demonstrated by our staff across all services?
Our vision is to be a successful, vibrant, community interest company that benefits the communities we serve. So if you want be a part of this, we would love to hear from you.

  • Are you able to work flexible hours?
  • Are you looking to provide a high-quality housekeeping service?
  • Do you have previous cleaning and catering experience?
If you answered yes, we've got the perfect role for you!

Join our housekeeping team at Darland House and help us make a difference for people with dementia.

The housekeeping team support staff at Darland House provide a high-quality housekeeping service and the ideal candidate will need to be approachable, flexible and willing to work as part of a team.

So what else?
  • You will be joining an award-winning enterprise
  • Shifts will need covering 7 days a week
So what are you waiting for? We can't wait to hear from you, and look forward to receiving your application.

The small print
  • We are honouring the 2018 contract refresh of the NHS Terms and Conditions of Service (Agenda for Change) pay award.
  • We will offer you the choice of two pension schemes; the NHS Pension scheme and our Scottish Widows group personal pension.
  • Interviews will be held on TBC

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name:Jackie Graham

Job title:Catering and housekeeping manager


Telephone number:01634 852323

We reserve the right to close this advert earlier than the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of applications. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 1 week of the closing date; no discourtesy is intended in not contacting you if your application is rejected.

When completing your application, please include the email addresses and contact telephone numbers for your referees; your referees should be your line managers / course tutors for the last 3 years.

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from individuals regardless of age; disability; gender reassignment; marriage and civil partnership; pregnancy and maternity; race; religion or belief; sex; sexual orientation. We guarantee interviews to applicants with disability who meet the minimum criteria as specified in the job description.

We are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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