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Title:  Cleaning Technician


London, Greater London, GB, SW1P 4BS

Department:  Maintenance Services
Operation:  Sanctuary Maintenance
Requisition Number:  57744


Sanctuary Maintenance provides a wide range of property maintenance and facilities management solutions for thousands of customers nationwide. Our staff help make a real difference to the quality of people’s lives.


Cleaner - Mobile

Dean Abbott House, Westminster - London


£18,784 per annum (rising to £19,773 after 12 months service subject to satisfactory performance)

40 hours per week


About the Role

As a Cleaning Technician, you will be responsible for high standard cleaning services across Sanctuary schemes and void properties in the Central and South London areas, including Westminster, Brixton and Bromley. Your main duties will include the cleaning of empty properties to letting standards and cleaning communal areas in our schemes. This role is part of a small team, although occasional lone working may be required.


Key Accountabilities

  • Undertaking general duties such as cleaning communal areas, removing bulk rubbish across sites, and serving as a first point of contact
  • Maintaining stock levels and ensuring tools and equipment are kept in a useable condition
  • Providing a professional, courteous and customer friendly approach to all working tasks
  • Identifying and reporting any potential hazards and faults to uphold a safe environment
  • Providing accurate information and updates on the progress of allocated work


About You

  • Working knowledge and experience of undertaking general cleaning duties
  • A proactive and positive attitude to working tasks with the ability to prioritise workload
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer care skills
  • A working knowledge of health and safety legislation is desirable
  • This role will involve driving on company business. In order to drive a company vehicle, drivers must hold a full valid UK driving licence


In return, we offer

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, we offer a comprehensive reward and benefits package appropriate for the role that you do, including: a pension scheme with employer contributions from Sanctuary, at least 24 days paid holiday (plus public holidays), health and well-being plans, including voluntary critical illness scheme, a variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers, tax efficient savings through our Cycle to Work scheme and a wide range of learning and development opportunities. Criminal records checks are also funded by Sanctuary.


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Closing Date: 10 March  2020


We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.


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We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working.
Sanctuary Maintenance Contractors Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.


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