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Public Area Cleaner

£12.25 per hour

Application deadline: 8 March 2024

Requirements: We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed colleague to join our Domestic Services department, to be responsible for deep cleaning within all areas of the school site. As a Public Area Cleaner, you will ensure that our pupils and staff can both live and learn within a clean, comfortable and safe environment.

You will follow a schedule of cleaning to include the following:

  • Floor steam cleaning, carpets spot cleaned/full cleaned
  • Walls washed down from ceilings down
  • Wall tiles degreased, steam cleaned and polished
  • Moving all white goods to clean behind machinery, moving communal and bedroom furniture to clean behind/under
  • Cleaning of external school signage
  • Jet washing external bins and outside areas
  • Checking and cleaning high areas for dust & cobwebs

The working hours for this role are Monday to Friday (08.00 – 13.00) and alternate Saturdays (either 07.00 – 09.00 or 08.00 – 10.00), working all year round (including one Sunday at the end of the Summer term 07.00 – 12.00)

The Leys is a thriving school with a particularly friendly and supportive staff and pupil community. This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Before appointment to any role in the school, checks including an Enhanced DBS Check and workplace references will be undertaken in accordance with current statutory guidance. Evidence of eligibility to work in the UK is required as applicable. A probationary period will also apply.

The Foundation is committed to fostering an inclusive culture that promotes and values diversity and celebrates the diverse voice of our community.

For further details or an informal chat, please call 01223 508955 or email [email protected].

Applications should be submitted to The Recruitment Team, The Leys School, Cambridge CB2 7AD by 09.00 am on Friday 8 March 2024.

Candidates who have been shortlisted will be invited for interview. We will review applications on receipt. Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and we reserve the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.