Welcome to St.Helens Council's Job Vacancies. Please follow the instructions on each individual form to complete your application. Completed forms will be submitted automatically to the appropriate team for processing and you will be notified should your application proceed to interview.
We are looking to recruit a Mobile Cleaner to cover primarily for absent Cleaners at Schools and other buildings throughout the Borough. Duties include routine and periodic cleaning in Schools and routine cleaning in other buildings. All duties to be completed within Health & Safety regulations.
The hours of work are 20 per week, the times of work are variable dependent upon the site you are required to work and could also include working shifts with the hours being split over morning and afternoon work.
Applicants must have the ability to prioritise their work and have good communication skills as the successful candidate will be required to communicate with Head teachers, Site Managers, Caretakers, Cleaners and on some occasions the general public.
You must have the ability to work on your own initiative and also in a team environment.
Successful candidates will be expected to cover for absent Caretakers, Senior Cleaners and School Crossing Patrol Operatives, this will be paid at the appropriate rate of pay.
You will also be expected to complete basic paperwork.
Qualifications in Building Cleaning are desirable but not essential. The successful candidate will however be expected to undertake the relevant qualifications.
You must have a current full driving licence and own a car, for which mileage at the appropriate rate of pay will be paid. If an applicant cannot drive as they are precluded by disability applications are still welcome. Applicants are asked to provide a statement as to how they will be in a position to alternatively meet the requirements to enable the duties to be carried out effectively and efficiently with reasonable adjustments.
This post is subject to Enhanced DBS disclosure.
This Authority is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
For an informal discussion regarding this post, please contact the Cleaning, Caretaking, School Crossing & Catering Section on 01744 671757 / 01744 671755.
When requesting an application form please state your name, your address, the job you are interested in and the job reference number.
The Council's official job application form must be completed in all cases. CVs should not be submitted as a replacement.