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Title:  Scheme Cleaner


Scarborough, Yorkshire and Humberside, GB, YO11 1HJ

Department:  Care (Domestic and Housekeeping Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Maintenance
Requisition Number:  42514


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 – Part Time

St. Mary’s Lodge, Scarborough

£7.95 per hour (rising to £8.36 after 12 months service subject to satisfactory performance)

13 hours per week


Why work for us?

Sanctuary Maintenance provides in-house repairs and maintenance services for an extensive portfolio of properties across Sanctuary Group’s organisations.  As part of a not-for-profit organisation, we aim to achieve outstanding results for our customers based on our values - working in an open and transparent way, creating strong partnerships with our customers and providing a first-class customer service.

The Cleaner will be responsible for high standard cleaning services across at our Sanctuary scheme in Scarborough. Your main duties include the cleaning of kitchen areas, main reception, toilets and office spaces. This role is part of a large team although occasional lone working may be required.

The role of Cleaner will include:

  • General cleaning duties for communal areas, i.e. brushing, mopping, dusting, window cleaning, glass cleaning
  • Identifying and reporting potential hazards or faults on site, to maintain a safe environment
  • Providing accurate and timely information on the progress of allocated work
  • Ensuring tools and equipment are maintained in a good, workable condition and stock levels are maintained
  • Providing a professional, courteous and customer friendly approach to all working tasks

Skills and experiences:

  • Experience of undertaking general cleaning duties is essential
  • A strong understanding of COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) is essential
  • A general awareness of Health and Safety is desirable
  • Good interpersonal and customer service skills
  • A proactive and positive attitude to working tasks with the ability to prioritise workload

Ready to join us?

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 matching employer contributions from Sanctuary, up to set limits
  • At least 24 days paid holiday plus public holidays (pro rata)
  • 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
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities
  • The full time equivalent for this role is £16,527 based on 40 hours per week

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Closing Date: 18 December 2018

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

Building Equality and Diversity

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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