Housekeeping & Laundry Assistant (Highfield) – Bedford Borough Council

    Bedford borough council
    Health & Social Care
    Full time
    £17,842 - £18,198
    Job description

    You will ensure all areas of the care home are kept clean, using appropriate cleaning processes and in line with health and safety, COSHH and Infection control procedures, and launder and care for residents clothing and all other linens within the home.


    You should have good written and verbal communication skills, and an awareness of Infection Control, Health and Safety, and COSH (Control of substances hazardous to health).


    The post you are applying for is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. If your application is successful you will be required to declare any spent and unspent convictions, adult cautions (simple or conditional) that are not “protected” as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013 and 2020).


    How to apply

    To apply you will need to upload a current CV and a document detailing how you meet the selection criteria for the role.  The selection criteria can be found in the job profile below.  Optional CV and selection criteria templates are provided below.  If you do not upload both documents the panel may be unable to score your application.


    Please note:


    The Council will not re-employ ex-employees who are in receipt of a local government pension.


    The Council will not re-employ ex-employees in receipt of a severance payment within 12 months of leaving.  If you would like further information please email

    How to apply