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General Assistant
  • Employer: Halton Borough Council
  • Reference: SP/19/109907
  • Published: Tue 24/09/2019, 14:40 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 13/10/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 15/20 hours per week, 2 x 15 hour posts and 1 x 20 hour post
  • Salary: £17,364 - £17,711 (pro rata for part time hours- see advert) plus 9.16% Premium Pay Allowance
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Halton Borough Council, Cheshire

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General Assistant

Our Care Home Services at Madeline McKenna and Millbrow are looking to recruit three General Assistants working during the day on part time basis.

This role will involve completing cleaning and tidying duties and polishing furniture to the agreed standards. You will also support in maintaining hygiene and adhering to infection control procedures.

The service provides long term support to our residents and their families providing exceptional care and support to our service users. A person centred approach is taken to ensure privacy, dignity and choice for our services users.

2 x General Assistants Mill Brow – 15 hours per week - Salary £7,038

1 x General Assistant Madeline McKenna - 20 hours per week - Salary £9,386

We are looking for caring, hardworking, compassionate and dedicated individuals who ensure that support is provided to a high standard and in accordance with individual care and support plans.

We work within a multidisciplinary team, you will develop and maintain effective working relationships with a range of professionals including Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Dieticians and Social Workers. You will have experience of domestic work as well as Health and Safety. You will possess excellent interpersonal skills and have the ability to effectively communicate with and listen to others.

In return for your commitment you will receive:

  • Competitive Salary
  • A full training and development package. You will be actively supported and encouraged to build on your skills and knowledge.
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Access to a generous pension scheme (Local Government Pension Scheme, administered by Cheshire Pension Fund). For full details, see
  • Employee uniforms

Drop in at our open day for a chat about roles with people who are doing the job. We’ll also be able to advise and guide you with your application and answer any questions you might have.

Kingsway Leisure Centre, Widnes | 26.09.19 | 10am-2pm 

Kingsway Leisure Centre, Widnes | 03.10.19 | 10am-2pm 

For an informal chat please contact Sarah Foy, Principal Manager on 0151 511 8082.

Interviews will be held on 21st, 22nd, 23rd October 2019