Isle of Wight Council

The Adelaide

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Casual Domestic Ref: 45000660

The Adelaide, Ryde

Grade 2: £9.79 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 45000660

Closing Date: 03/10/2022

Hours:               Casual
Contract Type: Casual 

The Adelaide is a Resource Centre offering Reablement, respite and day-care for the elderly.

We are seeking to appoint positive committed casual domestic staff to cover sickness and annual leave. you will be working within a team of domestics within the centre, to maintain The High standards of cleanliness throughout the building. Candidates need to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of infection prevention and control and COSHH. Training will be given in these areas along with other mandatory courses, to aid you within your Role. Candidates need to be empathetic, caring and a good team player.  You will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS Due to working With Vulnerable adults.

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) have now amended the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2014 so that, from 11 November 2021, all adult care home workers and other visiting professionals will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they have an exemption or there is an emergency. Therefore, in order for us to meet this requirement, we will be seeking evidence from yourself as employment of an unvaccinated care home worker will breach the statutory restriction  under the Health and Social Care Amendment Regulations.

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