Head Housekeeper

Struan Lodge

Head Housekeeper

£26000

Struan Lodge, Hailes Terrace, East Lothian

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 2 weeks ago, 7 Jul | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

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Full Job Description

Struan Lodge Care Home is looking to source an Head Housekeeper.

Our purpose-built care home offers exceptional levels of Nursing, Dementia & Palliative care for up to 32-residents.

We pride ourselves on creating a first-class care service for our residents, which is supported by our outstanding, close-knit care team.

As Head Housekeeper, you will be responsible for overseeing and organising the workload of cleaning services within the care home.

You will make sure that all works are carried out in a professional and efficient manner.,

  • Internal audits

  • Stock ordering / Stock control

  • Staff supervisions

  • Training of new staff

  • Staff rotas

  • Empty waste bins

  • Vacuum throughout

  • Shake out cushions

  • Clean dining rooms / lounges / toilets

  • Clean taps and sinks

  • Clean soap dispenser outlets

  • Clean toothbrush holders

  • Spot clean all floorings

  • Wash all bathroom / toilet / en-suite floors

  • Polish all mirrors

  • Clean all pipe work in toilets

  • Dust handrails and radiators

  • Move all mobile furniture (including beds and chairs) and vacuum and dust beneath / behind

  • Wash out metal wastepaper bins

  • Dust and polish furniture and windowsills

  • Wash lino floors

  • Shampoo carpets as requested by Home Manager

  • Dust light bulbs, curtains, pictures, and fittings

  • Restock toiletries, soaps, towels when required


  • Struan Lodge Care Home is part of Care Concern Group; a market leading, family-owned care group operating over 70 homes across the UK.

    We are passionate about creating fantastic care homes for our residents to live in and a supportive and fun environment for our team to work in.

    If you are someone who values integrity, respect and teamwork and feel passionate about working in a lively and inspiring environment, please submit your CV to our recruitment team.

  • £12.50 per hour

  • Contracted up to 40 hours per week (over 5 days) - Alternate Weekend

  • Paid Breaks

  • Pension

  • 5.6 weeks annual leave

  • Uniform provided

  • On-street parking

  • PVG paid