Job Search & Apply




Kneesworth House, Bassingbourn-cum-Kneesworth, Royston, Hertfordshire, SG8 5JP

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type



£10.42 per hour



Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.


Job Advert Role Description

Kneesworth House is a 155 bed mental health hospital situated in Cambridgeshire (on the borders of Hertfordshire) with good commuting access to / from London. The hospital has a full pathway of care including medium, low secure, locked rehabilitation and open recovery wards  situated across the site.Our Bank Support Service role involves:

Working alongside our full time support service teams which include Catering, Housekeeping and Maintenance – you will work within the department/s which suit your skills and abilities

Dependant on the department you will work within, your job may involve:

  • Undertaking housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Serving food within our ward and admin areas
  • Carrying our commercial kitchen duties including food preparation and maintaining hygiene standards
  • Escorting contractors ensuring security standards are maintained
  • Undertaking building and premises repairs


To be successful as a Bank Catering / Maintenance / Housekeeping, you’ll need:

  • To be punctual and able to work on your own initiative
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work with in a team and independently
  • To be able to follow instruction
  • IT competencies
  • Skills within any of these areas is desirable however full training will be given

About our benefits

  • Subsidised meals while on duty
  • Free car parking (at most sites)
  • Weekly pay in arrears


Due to limits on sponsorship allocations, we are not currently in a position to offer sponsorship to new candidates for these roles, this remains under review.

Division DBS info

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Closing Date