Ascension : HOUSEMAID AT THE RESIDENCY
Submitted by The Islander (Ascension Island Government) 28.06.2007 (Article Archived on 12.07.2007)
The Ascension Island Government will shortly require the services of a Housemaid.
The Ascension Island Government will shortly require the services of a Housemaid. The successful applicant will be required to assist in the smooth and efficient running of the Administrator’s Residence.
Principal duties of the post include:-
· Cleaning, dusting and polishing throughout the house
· Preparing bedrooms
· Day to day laundry and ironing, plus additional laundry when required
· Setting tables for dinner parties or buffets
· Waiting at table and at receptions during official functions
· Other additional duties as may be required by the Residency Manager.
Hours of work are generally 8am to 5pm – Monday to Friday, however there will be a need to work additional hours when official functions are being hosted by the Administrator. It is a requirement of the post that the successful candidate be accommodated at the Maid’s Cottage located in the Residency compound. A private vehicle will therefore be a necessity.
The job is ‘single status’ and graded at Level 2 with a minimum and maximum salary band of £4,100 - £7,700 (before tax) per annum. The successful applicant’s salary will fall within this salary band and will depend on ability and experience. In addition to the salary, a single allowance of £2,688 per annum will be paid. Uniforms will be provided.
The successful candidate will have relevant experience in household duties, be fully motivated and adaptable and be able to work as a part of a team and be prepared to work flexible hours. A valid driving licence of class A is also essential.
For further details on the duties of the post, please contact the Residency Manager Sue Maxwell on telephone number 00 247 4525. Application forms are available from the Administrator’s Office by telephoning (247) 7000 ext 100 or emailing email@example.com.
Completed forms should be submitted to the Human Resources Manager, Alan Nicholls on fax number +247 6152 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by no later than Friday 6 July 2007.
A H Nicholls
Human Resources Manager
22 June 2007