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Job opportunities

St Luke's is an organisation that values and adds quality to individuals’ lives. Everyone who works at St Luke's makes a difference. St Luke’s plays a key role in helping terminally ill people in Sheffield and you could join the team that makes St Luke’s so special.

To find out more about any listed job vacancies, email [email protected] or call our HR team on 0114 235 7544 / 0114 235 7597.

If the job you wish to apply for is by application (rather than CV), you can apply for the vacancy online by clicking 'Apply Now' on the relevant vacancy page, or alternatively by downloading an application form. These can either be emailed directly to us or posted to: HR Department, St Luke's, Little Common Lane, Sheffield, S11 9NE.

Please note that all posts at St Luke's are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.


Little Common Lane Sheffield S11 9NE UK
Permanent - 37.5 hours per week on a Monday to Sunday rota
£18,038 per annum with enhanced weekend rate
Closing date:
16 January 2022

St Luke’s is an organisation that is dedicated to enhancing the wellbeing and quality of life of all those affected by a terminal illness in Sheffield. No patient or family is ever the same, and our journey with each individual is unique. Through the provision of high quality care, support, compassion and respect, we aim to improve the lives of these people at some of the most challenging times of their lives.

Our values embody our way of working and they are Dignified, Compassionate, Inspired and Pioneering. Working for St Luke’s offers a real opportunity to make a difference to local people. 

Do you have a real passion for housekeeping and a fine eye for detail? If so, we would like to hear from you.

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic, experienced and motivated Housekeepers who share our values to join our Housekeeping team.

You will ensure that policies and procedures are rigorously adhered to including Health and Safety, COSHH and Control of Infection. You will also perform laundry duties ensuring all bed linen, curtains, screen curtains and if needed patients own personal laundry is washed, dried and ironed.

 Your role as a Housekeeper will involve use of mechanical equipment after thorough training such as vacuum cleaners, steamer cleaners and rotowash, ensuring that you clean and store equipment and materials correctly after use.

Previous Housekeeping experience in high quality establishments is essential and you should have previous customer service experience and have knowledge of cleaning practices. Confidentiality and the ability to work to high quality standards are essential. You should also have good communication skills, a flexible attitude and be able to work as part of a team.

All posts within St Luke’s are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

 You may apply online or alternatively, applications can be via a CV and covering letter outlining your most current experience and your reasons for applying for the post. All applications should be emailed to [email protected] or post to Human Resources Department, St Luke’s Hospice, Little Common Lane, Sheffield, S11 9NE. 

 For further details and an informal discussion or visit, please contact Claire Courage, Housekeeping Coordinator on 0114 235 7585 or [email protected]

St Luke’s is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all backgrounds.

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