Skip to content
Donate

Housekeeping Volunteer

This Volunteer role is required to assist the Housekeeping team in promoting and maintaining a high standard of cleanliness at the hospice.  It is a non-clinical role that requires enthusiasm, dedication, flexibility, lots of energy, and for the Volunteer to be friendly and approachable whilst maintaining boundaries and confidentiality

Job detail
Location:
Christopher's (Shooting Star Children's Hospices), Old Portsmouth Rd, Guildford GU3 1LP
Time:
Weekdays excluding Wednesday's - mornings for a few hours (flexible)

Duties & Key Responsibilities

  • To assist with keeping the communal areas of the hospices clean and tidy.
  • To carry out specific duties, such as cleaning corridors, toilets, bathrooms, dining room as required,
  • To work closely with the Care Team in maintaining a clean and healthy environment.
  • To report any faults or disrepair to the Maintenance Team.

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to work as a team. Initiative and common sense.
  • Preferred weekday morning's excluding Wednesday's for a few hours (flexible)
  • Housekeeping is normally done in pairs to share the load.
  • Standard DBS checked – all Volunteer roles at our hospices require us to carry out a DBS check at the appropriate level – this is a simple online procedure

Sign up to our eNews

Subscribe to our monthly eNews to learn more about our care, upcoming events and the work of our amazing supporters