The Firefighters Charity is the organisation that supports the mental, physical and social needs of the members of the UK Fire and Rescue Service community. We recognise that no two people requesting our support do so for the same reason and tailor our service to achieve the best outcomes for each of our beneficiaries.

As part of our UK-wide range of support services, Jubilee House, is situated in 10 acres of grounds within the beautiful village of Eamont Bridge, lying one mile from the historic town of Penrith. We offer accommodation and services to help our beneficiaries recover from a physically damaging or mentally traumatising experience.

15 hours per week on a two week rota |  £6,629.20 per annum (£8.50 per hour)

Working Pattern:
Week 1 – Tuesday 8.30 – 12.30, Thursday 7.00 – 13.30, Saturday 8.30 – 15.30, Sunday 7.00 – 11.00
Week 2 – Tuesday 8.30 – 12.30, Thursday 8.30 – 15.00

Reporting to the Head Housekeeper, you will carry out full housekeeping activities across the site to include, bed making, vacuuming, polishing, sweeping and laundry duties.

You will have a basic knowledge of Health and Safety and the ability to work as part of a team.

The Charity operates a 7 day service.

To apply, please forward your CV and covering letter to recruitment@firefightercharity.org.uk. Alternatively, please post to The Human Resources Team, The Fire Fighters Charity, Belvedere, Basing View Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 4HG.

Please review these other documents that may help with your application:

Job Description – Housekeeper

Employee Benefits at The Fire Fighters Charity

Information and Guidance for Applicants

Recruitment Monitoring Form

* Please note due to the number of applications we receive, we are unable to contact applicants who are not shortlisted for interview. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application was not successful this time.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

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