Laundry Assistant - Enliven - Woburn Home

Listed 11 days Ago

Laundry Assistant - Part Time - Woburn Home

  • Are you available for regular rostered shifts?
  • Do you have flexibility to work additional hours when required?
  • Are you looking for job stability and a place that supports you to succeed?

We are looking for a Laundry Assistant who understands the importance of delivering quality customer focused services to our residents. Our laundry and housekeeping team play an integral part in ensuring that our Homes are a warm, inviting and pleasant environment to live and work. 

About the role: 

This role will be responsible for a variety of routine laundry duties, including maintaining documentation related to resident’s laundering and distributing of clothing and linen.  

You will be operating a variety of modern laundry machines and equipment whilst undertaking a range of laundry procedures such as, washing, drying, ironing, folding and delivering of resident’s clothing in consultation with residents. You will take pride in your work; have a friendly and positive attitude and an interest to achieve high standards of cleanliness and customer satisfaction. 

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Previous experience in Laundry practices in a residential, hospital or hospitality setting
  • Knowledge and experience in commercial cleaning processes would be great, but we can help you learn about this
  • Patience, common sense and a strong ethos of service to others
  • Ability to follow instructions,  meet deadlines and attend to multiple tasks & priorities
  • Ability to relate and converse with older people, and understanding you are in their Home
  • Ability and commitment to work in a team, and use initiative when required
  • Commitment to H&S practices and good hygiene

The core hours of work are Mon/Tue (08.30-14.00) Sat/Sun (08.00-14.00).  Flexibility to work across any day of the week and availability and willingness to pick up additional shifts to cover for leave is a bonus, and always appreciated by the Home.  This role offers an immediate start for the right person, so don't hesitate - apply early if you don't want to miss out - as we will be shortlisting as we receive applications.

What We Can Offer

  • Staff Wellbeing activities,  focusing on a different aspect of personal health and wellbeing  
  • Free flu vaccinations as part of Enliven’s wellbeing programme 
  • Certainty in your hours – set rosters with opportunities to be flexible where needed 
  • A stable organisation - we've been operating for over 100 years and we are an essential service!
  • Training and development, we can support you to gain formal qualifications and further your career

About Us

Our Enliven residential services create age-friendly communities where people are happy and thrive, regardless of their age or ability. Our homes and villages are places where older people have companionship, choice, variety, fun, meaningful activity and a sense of purpose.  Enliven is a not-for-profit service providing aged residential care to older people in the lower half of the North Island.  

We are a values based organisation that cares about our staff as much as we do about our residents and we support everyone who becomes a part of the Enliven family.  Come and find out more what makes us such a great place to live and work!  APPLY NOW!

How to Apply:


To discuss the role or for more information, contact Tamsin Mason on 04 569 6400 or get in touch 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 20th October  2022