Laundry Assistant (Residential)

Job Description

Do you like to connect with people, make a difference and do the right thing?     

Somerset Care is an award-winning not-for-profit provider of care across the South West. When people think about care, they think of the Somerset Care Group.

Croft House recruit based on values – you do not need to have experience, as we provide all the training required!


About us

Our Care Home teams deliver day care, respite care, dementia care, residential, nursing care, and end of life care. We champion the independence of our residents and encourage them to live their lives as they choose.

As part of your role, your duties will include:

  • Various shift throughout week: 
  • Week 1- Wednesday 8.00am  - 2.00pm, &  Thursday 7.30am - 2.00pm
  • Week 2 -Thursday, Saturday & Sunday 7.30 - 2.00pm 
  • As a valued member of our team, Laundry Assistants are key to helping us provide the support and care our residents deserve.
  • Laundry Assistants do more than a job, they help change a life. You would be part of a team that provides high quality, person-centred care which allows our residents to live their lives as they choose
  • Assisting with laundry throughout the day, this will involve washing, drying, and ironing.
  • Ensuring all laundry is return to the appropriate areas and residents.
  • Our Laundry Assistant pay rate is £11.44 per hour with weekend uplifts!

Everything we do at Somerset Care is underpinned by our four core values: Connecting with people, Making a difference, Doing the right thing and Embracing change

Apply now to speak to our friendly recruitment team!

We really care about our staff and offer a range of excellent benefits:

  • Full company induction, ongoing training to gain NVQ & Care qualifications plus the opportunity to start an Apprenticeship
  • We have partnered with Wagestream so you can access your earned wages before payday
  • Blue Light Card – provides access to more than 15,000 discounts from large national retailers to local businesses!
  • Access to The Hub online learning platform – our one stop shop for learning & development
  • Free counselling service - 24-hour helpline for staff and their families
  • Fully paid induction and DBS paid by Somerset Care
  • Wellbeing support available, covering a wide range of support services and events.
  • Reward and recognition – Bright Sparks, Somerset Care Group Awards, Long Service Awards
  • Refer a Friend Bonus – £350 per person you refer (Uncapped and paid on successful appointment)

Apply online today, or call our friendly onboarding team on 01823 802 637 for more information.

Somerset Care Group is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / belief, sexual orientation or age.

We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.