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Cleaner/Housekeeper

Location: 
Auckland
  • Cleaner/ Housekeeper for a busy Emergency Accommodation provider.
  • Work within a culturally diverse environment – never a dull moment
  • Be part of a dedicated team of fantastic staff members.

Epsom Lodge is an 85-bed Supportive Accommodation residential facility in Auckland for men and women. Our clients have emergency housing needs often (but not always) accompanied by addiction, mental health and relationship issues. We provide 12+ week’s emergency accommodation and support to find suitable long-term accommodation and begin the journey of addressing other life goals.

About the role

The purpose of this position is to maintain a clean and tidy residential facility, meeting Health and Disability standards and supporting excellent infection control procedures. You will report to the House Manager and work with the team of staff and clients.

  • Cleaning public areas and individual rooms of the Lodge.
  • Training clients in aspects of housekeeping and cleaning.
  • Making beds, doing laundry and other housekeeping tasks.

Value our clients by providing them with clean and healthy facilities, support our casework and support staff by treating clients respectfully and training them for a more independent life.

Person Specification

  • Someone who LOVES cleaning!
  • A person with a heart for others
  • A person with a strong commitment to the kaupapa of The Salvation Army, Te Ope Whakaora (The Army that Brings Life)
  • Excellent physical fitness required

Applications

Enquiries and job applications including current CV to:  House Manager Merrillyne Christensen  09 5240252 epsom_lodge@nzf.salvationarmy.org

Applications close by 12 noon on Wednesday, 25 October 2017.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Application form can be downloaded from: http://www.salvationarmy.org.nz/about-us/career-opportunities


The Salvation Army is a worldwide evangelical Christian church and human service provider.  It is committed to caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society – all through the love of God shown in Jesus.  The successful applicant should therefore show an ability to identify with the mission and values of The Salvation Army.