Housekeeping and Hospitality Assistant

Royal British Legion

Housekeeping and Hospitality Assistant

The Legion is at the heart of a national network that supports our Armed Forces community through thick and thin – ensuring their unique contribution is never forgotten. We’ve been here since 1921 and we’ll be here as long as they need us.

Our Values and Behaviours

Does the following describe you?

  • A desire to provide a great customer service and support
  • Enjoy and thrive in working in teams and with others
  • Passionate about supporting the Armed Forces community and honouring their contribution
  • Come to work each day to be the best you can and to learn and develop
  • An encourager, eager to share your knowledge and experience to help others

If so then we would like to hear from you ….

The Role

Dunkirk Memorial House is looking for a Housekeeping and Hospitality Assistant to help ensure the effective provision of housekeeping and hospitality services. Working to a set routine, you will be responsible for assisting with maintaining a high standard of cleanliness within the home and assisting in the in-house laundry. You will also be required to help with any events taking place at the home.

You will have a good standard of numeracy and literacy with Dementia Awareness (or a willingness to undertake) and have attended Basic Food Hygiene training (or be willing to attend).

As part of this role you will be required to work some evenings and weekends.

Benefits: At RBL, we value our colleagues, and we recognise that you and our staff are pivotal in shaping the future of our organisation. That’s why in return for your dedication, you’ll receive a competitive salary plus an impressive range of benefits and rewards:

22 days annual leave plus bank holidays, pension with double matched employer contributions up to 14%, retail discounts and savings, discounted health cash plan, training and development opportunities, wellbeing support, life assurance (3x annual salary), cycle to work scheme, and interest free season tickets plus many more.

Please note this role is based at Dunkirk Memorial House which is located at Minehead Road, Bishops Lydeard, Taunton, Somerset, TA4 3BT

Closing date for this role is: 8th Dec 2021

Covid vaccinations are to become legally mandated for staff at care homes in England. We therefore require anyone working in any of RBL’s CQC-registered care homes to be fully vaccinated unless they have a medical exemption.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £9.15-£9.65 per hour


  • Additional leave
  • Company pension
  • Sick pay
  • Store discounts


  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations:
Regular COVID testing in Home

Application question(s):

  • How many years of Housekeeping experience do you have?
  • Please confirm you are able to travel to Minehead Road, Bishops Lydeard, Taunton, Somerset, TA4 3BT
  • Please confirm you had received COVID 19 vaccination


  • housekeeping: 1 year (preferred)

How to Apply

Please apply by sending your CVs directly to:



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Job Overview
  • Salary
    £9.15 - £9.65 ph
  • Job Category
    Hospitality / Catering
Job Location