Scouts / Cleaner

£15,000 - £19,999
19 Jun 2019
20 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Manpower is currently recruiting for temporary to permanent Scouts to work on a full-time basis Monday - Friday, 7am - 3pm with occasional over-time offered in the evenings and weekends to support with pre-planned functions.

Your main duties will include keeping specific areas of the Centre clean to a high standard, following the instructions of the Housekeeper.

This will include the following:
  • Empty all waste bins daily, ensuring that all rubbish is put in the appropriate bin in the refuse area.
  • All landings, stairways and entrances are to be swept daily. Carpeted areas are to be vacuum cleaned regularly.
  • Thoroughly clean toilets, baths and showers daily. Clean wash basins and mirrors daily. Ensure that there is ample toilet-paper in the toilets and that the towel dispenser has enough towelling to last the rest of the day / weekend.
  • Kitchen areas to be cleaned daily. Crockery and cutlery to be washed as necessary.
  • Dust or polish the furniture as necessary and vacuum carpets regularly. Dust ledges, shelves, window sills, paintwork, wood panelling and walls. Ensure curtains are hanging properly and plump cushions, leaving room neat and tidy.
  • Make beds in residential accommodation.

You will also be required to attend COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) training annually, ensuring all regulations are followed, including the appropriate use of cleaning products and colour coded cloths, attend Fire Awareness training annually, and ensure all regulations are followed. This includes being aware of the fire preventative measures in the Centre and responding appropriately to any alarms.

Essential requirements
  • Good spoken and written English
  • Experience of cleaning and the use of various materials and equipment
  • Ability to clean to a high standard throughout the building
  • Willingness to follow instructions and to complete tasks
  • Enthusiasm for maintaining high standards of work
  • Knowledge and experience of health and safety and fire safety within an office and/or residential building
  • Confident, friendly, and helpful manner
  • Physically fit

These roles are available immediately so if you are interested please apply today.