Cleaner - Brightwater - Palmerston North

Listed 15 days Ago

Cleaner - Brightwater Home 

  • Full training and development opportunities 
  • Benefit from our Staff well-being calendar
  • Know that you can create a welcoming and pleasant environment for our residents to enjoy 

Benefits – what’s in it for me?

Whilst working with Enliven you will be given the opportunity and support to gain nationally recognised qualifications through Careerforce training and to be part of a committed team delivering high quality care to our residents.

  • Opportunities for additional training and for career advancement
  • Smart uniforms provided, with various aspects of attire available to suit your style – you choose the colour! 
  • Working in a supportive team environment. 
  • Annual staff Wellbeing calendar, with each month focusing on a different aspect of health and wellbeing
  • Ability to work hours that enable you to manage work/life balance.
  • Access to discounted healthcare cover and employee assistance programme
  • A progressive pay scale that recognises your qualifications & experience

About the role

As a Cleaner, you will be responsible for ensuring our Brightwater Home provides a safe, clean and hygienic environment where our residents can feel comfortable in all areas of the home and enjoy their environment.  This role is part time and offers 27.5 hours per fortnight, working 8am to 2pm, Friday and Saturday each week and one Wednesday each fortnight.

Your key responsibilities will be: 

  • Deliver the highest standard of cleaning within the Home  
  • Work independently, but also within a team
  • Take instruction and delegation from the Senior Housekeeper regarding priorities and cleaning routines
  • Understand and follow cleaning protocols that support good infection control within the home
  • Conduct cleaning tasks and routines effectively and in a timely manner

About You 

As well as a passion for the wellbeing of older people, you will be enthusiastic but patient and well organised with great interpersonal skills and sense of humour. You will share our values of empathy, compassion, and respect.   Previous experience of working in a rest home or hospital environment is a plus, but it's not essential, we can help you learn what you need to know.

In addition, you will ideally have: 

  • Ability to communicate with and respect the diverse cultural heritage of each individual, whether Resident or fellow staff member 
  • Careerforce Level 2 Cleaning or ability to wok towards one 
  • Knowledge and understanding of cleaning programmes and infection control. 
  • Willingness to undertaken training and to gain qualifications that continue to support you in your role
  • Proof of double COVID-19 vaccination

About Us

PSC is a not for profit organisation and a charity incorporated under the Charitable Trusts Act 1957. While we operate as a separate entity to the Presbyterian Church, our name, Enliven, is a celebration of our beginnings, our heritage and the values we share. We welcome multi cultural staff from any spiritual background to join our wider whanau. 

A job with PSC is a career that supports and empowers thousands of people to live happy, healthy lives. We love people – and that includes our employees. At PSC, we truly value our staff and put a huge amount of effort into making the work environment positive. 

It’s a fun place to be, and we need caring kind, creative, reliable and energetic people to join our team. 

APPLY NOW and become part of our Enliven community!


To discuss the role or for more information get in touch with Christine Tester 027 574 0350 or email at  

Please note: please apply only if you have the legal right to work in New Zealand 

As a healthcare provider, Enliven operates a ‘Smoke Free’ policy onsite. 

Applications close 11th February 2022

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