Start date: As soon as possible

Part Time, 15 hours, term time plus 2 weeks
Grade B, Pro-rata for 15 hours the starting salary is £6,357pa
Monday – Friday 3pm to 6pm.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a flexible, proactive cleaner who can work with minimal supervision to a high standard. Should the ideal candidate wish to work more hours we may be able to increase this contract to 18.5 hours per week by starting at 2.45pm and working most days until 6.30pm.

Working within a team of cleaners and site supervisors you will have responsibility of ensuring consistent standards of hygiene and cleanliness are achieved and maintained. You will need to ensure health and safety procedures are followed at all times and report any safety or maintenance issues you may become aware of whilst working. You will be expected to work across any areas of the school as required and adapt cleaning rotas to accommodate events and activities on the school premises along with any changes to staffing levels.

Previous experience of working in a school in a similar role would be advantageous but is not essential. You must have good manual dexterity and be able to undertake the physically demanding aspects of the role which could include the moving of furniture or the operation of industrial cleaning equipment. A basic level of Maths and English is essential along with good communication skills.

You will be working with minimal supervision for many of your tasks.

In addition to the 38 weeks pupils are in school you will work an additional 5 inset days plus two weeks over the summer to assist in a deep clean of the school.

St Bede’s is a successful and heavily over-subscribed mixed, 11-16 school with a long history of academic success. We have an enviable reputation in the community for high standards of pupil behaviour and achievement.

The application form is available from the vacancy section of the school website

Applications are to be completed electronically and returned to by the closing date of 10am on Wednesday 18th September 2019.

St Bede’s is committed to safeguarding children and young people and therefore this post is subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance.

Application Form