Reference number: 46456

Title: Cleaner

Location: Peterborough

Salary: £8.91 per hour

Hours: 16.25 hours per week

Closing date: Sunday 12 December 2021

Interview date: To be confirmed

Contract type: Permanent

Job advert:

About the role

Sense College Peterborough is currently recruiting for a part time cleaner to join our team. This is a part time role working 16.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday. With us being a college we are open 38 weeks per year. 

Duties of Role          

  • To provide the highest standards of cleanliness within Sense College  Loughborough.
  • To maintain a hygienic and tidy standard of cleanliness by vacuuming, dusting/wiping, polishing, emptying bins and disinfecting toilets and sinks etc as necessary.
  • To ensure adequate levels of cleaning materials, toilet rolls etc are maintained by refilling dispensers and informing personnel responsible for ordering when required.
  • As required to clean all internal windows, skirting boards, windowsills, guide rails etc.
  • To maintain a safe environment at all times.
  • To comply with Health & Safety regulations.
  • To ensure that all materials are stored appropriately.
  • To report any broken/damaged equipment and maintenance issues to the appropriate person.
  • To ensure the premises safety & security is maintained.
  • To carry out any other duties consistent with the grade of the post

Key skills and experience

  • To be able to work to a daily schedule
  • Able to carry out cleaning tasks to a high standard.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and to take and follow instructions.
  • A positive attitude towards people with disabilities.
  • To work flexibly 

About us

For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Sense is here to help people communicate and experience the world. We believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential. Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

To apply

Please use the link below to complete your application. Managers will use your application to shortlist candidates in relation to the Personal Specification; therefore it is very important you complete this section thoroughly.  We would recommend that you read the candidate guidelines and job description (found at the base of this advert) before applying.

Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work.


Job description: Download the job description

Candidate guidelines: Download the candidate guidelines

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