Position closes on 20th September 2019

Principal Duties:


  • Clean all Floor areas and carpets in main walkways and in Berths daily
  • All ablution areas, shower rooms, WCs, sinks, floors and working surfaces to be cleaned daily.
  • All Ward furniture to be kept clean and polished.
  • All domestic electrical appliances are to be maintained in a hygienic condition by daily cleaning.
  • To make beds and assist with extra help for In-Pensioners as detailed by the Housekeeping Supervisor.
  • The exchange of sheets linen and bedding from Wards as required. .
  • Take responsibility for own Health & Safety and for those affected by the post holders acts or omissions.
  • Report any unusual incidents or problems to the Supervisor for further investigation. This includes sickness of In Pensioners.
  • Any other tasks as directed by the RQMS or Housekeeping Supervisor.
  • Wash up all cutlery and crockery after meals.
  • Clean the kitchen and dining room and set the tables after all meals.


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David Jackson an ex Army pilot shares his story
David Jackson an ex-Army pilot shares his story

David Jackson is the only Chelsea Pensioner who was a pilot in the Army. After serving in Aden, North Africa, Cyprus and the UK, he became a commercial pilot. All together, he has clocked up an impressive 20,000 flying hours! Here he shares some of the highs and lows of his airborne career.

Chelsea Pensioner George Parsons celebrates 100th Birthday
Chelsea Pensioner Celebrates his Centenary in Style

The Royal Hospital celebrated a rather special birthday today and welcomed the Revd Richard Coles to join in with the party atmosphere.  


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