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Housekeeping Assistant - Bank

Do you want to join a small friendly team of housekeepers at your local hospice?

We’re looking for housekeepers to join our team who will play a vital role in ensuring that the hospice is a clean, welcoming and homely environment for our patients and visitors.

This role is to cover absences and periods of holiday. If you’re hardworking, flexible and are able to work on your own and as part of a team, you could be just what we’re looking for.

This is a varied role and will include cleaning our Bedded Unit, offices and café as well as undertaking laundry duties. This could also include cleaning at our Retail Head Office at Two Rivers Industrial Estate, Braunton Road.  Uniform and full training on our cleaning equipment will be provided. 

Informal discussion about the role is welcomed. Please contact Kath Hills, Housekeeping Supervisor on 01271 344 248.

This post is subject to a standard level check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Please submit applications at your earliest convenience.

To apply for this position please download an application pack and return your completed application form to: or mark your application "Private and Confidential" and send it to Human Resources Department, North Devon Hospice, Deer Park, Newport, Barnstaple, EX32 0HU

Previous applicants need not re-apply.

If you have any questions, please contact Amanda in the Human Resources Department by emailing or call 01271 347 238.


It is important that the people who work for and with us, or access any of our services, can be themselves and are valued as unique individuals. We welcome applications from all sections of the communities we serve, reflecting the uniqueness of each person, with the aim of continually improving our services.

We are a forces-friendly organisation and welcome applications from Veterans and Service spouses and partners.

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