Laundry Assistant


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Number of Positions:
Contract Type:
Part Time
Contract Details:
Up to £11.32 per hour, inclusive of all enhancements
Working Hours:
18 hours per week, covering shifts between the hours of 10am - 4pm, including alternate weekends
Poundbury, Dorchester, Dorset
Closing Date:
Job Types:
Housekeeping & Laundry
Castle View

It’s more than a possibility

Laundry Assistant - Up To £500 Welcome Bonus

Based at Castle View in poundbury, Dorchester

18 hours per week, shifts to include 10am - 4pm and 11am - 3pm, to include alternate weekends 

Up to £11.32 per hour, inclusive of all enhancements 


You will be a member of the fabulous Housekeeping team and will undertake all laundry duties.

You will take pride in helping deliver a first-class service, making a difference to our residents’ day, every day.

The health and well-being of our residents is at the heart of all we do, and each individual role is integral to our joint success.     

What you’ll have:

  • Enthusiasm for what you do
  • Can do attitude.
  • A team player with a sense of fun.
  • Attention to detail.

What you’ll get

  • Up to £500 Welcome Bonus (terms apply)
  • Paid breaks (hourly rate)
  • Uniform provided.
  • Excellent inductions, training and ‘on the job’ support
  • Real career progression opportunities
  • Annual pay review
  • Additional hours / overtime opportunities to suit your circumstances.
  • Choice of hot or cold meals and drinks on duty
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Background checks at no cost to you
  • Support with professional development and diploma qualifications in housekeeping/hospitality

Pay breakdown

  • Basic Pay Rate: £9.00 per hour
  • Plus £1.50 p/h weekend enhancement 
  • Enhancements for a relevant, job specific NVQ or Diploma Level qualification are paid as follows:  NVQ 2 additional 56p p/h, OR NVQ 3 additional 82p p/h

About Us

Colten Care is an expanding family-owned business with 21 beautifully appointed nursing homes across Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire and West Sussex. 

We have 7 rated services as ‘Outstanding’ with the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and we provide luxury residential, general nursing, dementia and short-stay care.

We are a prestigious, award-winning healthcare provider that champions the latest approach to person-centred care. Each of our homes has a distinct character while retaining that all-important sense of ‘home.’