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Cleaner – Llwyn yr Eos Primary School

Closing date: 23/09/2021

Reference: REQ103136

9 hours / Permanent

17,842 - 18,198 *

Aberystwyth

*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

We are looking to recruit a cleaner, to undertake the various cleaning responsibilities within Llwyn Yr Eos Primary School, to ensure that it is kept in a clean and hygienic condition. 

The Cleaning Service provides an essential service throughout the County of Ceredigion. The purpose of the role is to undertake cleaning tasks, providing a high standard of service, ensuring a safe and hygienic environment.

Whilst experience and knowledge of Health and Safety would be advantageous, full training will be provided. Good communication skills are required.

All roles will require flexibility in terms of location and hours worked, which could include early mornings and evenings.

On a day to day basis the tasks will include:

  • Cleaning, washing, sweeping, vacuum cleaning, emptying litter bins, damp wiping and dusting of designated areas (which may include toilet and shower areas) and fixtures and fittings, using where appropriate the necessary powered equipment.

We are looking for an individual who is motivated and enthusiastic about the nature of the work, with a flexible attitude and able to carry out various duties with a variable work schedule.

Please note that a successful applicant without the required Welsh language skill will be fully supported to reach the required standard within two years of appointment.

Job Description and Person Specification

Note: We reserve the righ to extend the application closing date

Safeguarding and child protection are key priorities for us. We aim to support vulnerable children and young people to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We and our educational establishments acknowledge that children and young people have a right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Economy and Regeneration

We play a fundamental role in the delivery of the Council’s key Corporate Strategy objective that seeks to boost the economy of the County and the Mid Wales region. We are organised into three main sections: Economy, Planning and Property Services.  Our primary functions include:  

  • Growth and Enterprise: Supporting economic growth and regeneration locally and across the region; Growing Mid Wales; the Corporate Estate and Development Opportunities; Project Support; European and local funding; Food Centre Wales and supporting Agri-Food development; Tourism promotion and development; Tourist Information Centres; Coast and Countryside
  • Planning Services: Supporting growth through Planning and Building Control Services; Strategic and Local Land Use Planning Policy; Development Management; Building Control; and Land Searches.
  • Property Services: Supporting the Council’s programme through Project Management; Property and Building Maintenance; Facilities Management; Carbon Management; and the Efficient Use of Council Property.
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