Duchy Hospital

Job reference: 012445

Location: Duchy Hospital

Closing date: 31/10/2021

Salary: £9.45 per hour

Employment type: Full Time

Hours per week: 30

Housekeeper | Duchy Hospital | Full Time

In this role you will be an integral part of a team who are committed to delivering the highest quality outcomes in a supported environment, where you will be valued for your skills and expertise.

You will be responsible for:  

  • Cleaning of all hospital areas, including Wards and Theatre
  • Use of housekeeping equipment 
  • Delivery of high standards of Customer Service 
  • Have a good understanding of current infection control regulations and ensure that these are applied 
  • Flexible working hours, including evenings and weekends
  • Work in accordance with the Ramsay Minimum Standards documents

What you’ll bring with you 

  • A warm, considerate and empathetic character 
  • The ability to make decisions and use your initiative 
  • Strong communication skill  
  • A flexible and positive attitude

What you'll get in return

  • Enhancements for unsocial hours (50% enhancement on Saturdays, 50% enhancement on Sundays)
  • Ramsay scholarship fund available to support the continued academic learning for staff
  • Ramsay benefits scheme
  • Full induction support and mentorship will be provided
  • 25 days’ annual leave + 8 Bank holidays
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Free parking and subsidised staff restaurant
  • Long service award (every 5 years £75 voucher, 10 years £150, continuing upwards)
  • Life Assurance (3 x annual salary paid to who every you choose)
  • Excellent ongoing paid training and development opportunities

About us 

Duchy Hospital is Cornwall’s only private hospital and has an excellent reputation for delivering high quality healthcare treatments and services. Everything we do is focused on providing the very best health care to all in a clean and safe environment. Our hospital offers both private and NHS services to the population of Cornwall and beyond and has an excellent reputation for high standards of care and customer service. Working here really means our staff have more time to care as we have a positive nurse to patient ratio.

Duchy Hospital is part of Ramsay Health Care UK, one of the leading providers of NHS and private patient services in England. Duchy has 30 inpatient beds, and 12 ambulatory bays, 3 laminar flow Theatres, an Endoscopy unit/Day Theatre, and a cardiac Catheter Laboratory. We are currently developing plans for a significant build to increase our facilities and capacity further

All offers of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Standard Disclosure Certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Duchy Hospital is committed to quality, equality and opportunity for all.

We reserve the right to close this advert down early if we receive a high number of applications.


The closing date for this job has now passed.