Details for applicants
Would you like to visit us?
visits are welcomed. We are not as far away as you think and driving through
the countryside each morning is a very pleasant way to start you day! You’ll
find us just 20-25 minutes from Peterborough and Huntingdon, and commutable
from Cambridge too. Why not come and visit us so we can show you more of our
What do I do if I want to know more before applying?
are very welcome to come and visit our wonderful school, please just let us
know and we will arrange a tour of the department and wider school. More information is available on our website.
However, if you have any further questions, please contact Lee
look forward to meeting you and receiving your application.www.abbeycollege.cambs.sch.uk
Job Specification – Cleaner
(1 Year Fixed contract)
Hours: 15 hours per week Monday to Friday 2pm to 5pm term time only - with 10 Holiday cleaning Days
- To the Facilities Team for day
to day domestic and technical matters.
- To the Business Manager for
Conditions of Service, Grievance and Disciplinary Procedures.
- To carry out the reasonable
instructions of the Facilities Team , Business Manager or
- Cleaners are
to work specified hours as and when required by the College. This may include times during school
holidays. A cleaner may be required
carry out any of the following tasks as directed.
- Close and
- Lock internal doors as directed.
- Inform the
Facilities Team of any broken furniture which needs to be removed.
- Report to Facilities
Team any defects
likely to affect security, i.e. broken windows,
- window catches,
door locks etc.
- Carry out
cleaning duties as required by the Facilities Team,
Business Manager or designated alternative.
- This may include sweeping, washing,
polishing, dusting and internal glass cleaning.
- Cleaners may
be required to use mechanical cleaning equipment when required, after appropriate
- Using non-mechanical
equipment i.e. brushes, mop sweepers, mops, buckets, etc.
- Use of cleaning materials as specified
and directed by the Facilities Team .
- Cleaning duties
may be in any area
of the premises.
- Cleaners are
responsible for cleaning the equipment used.
closure cleaning duties will include any reasonable cleaning duty that may be
- To be
aware of own responsibility for personal Health and Safety and to be aware of
the location of First Aid boxes and the need to record in an accident book all
required to use the protective clothing provided.
always wear shoes suitable for the work being carried out.
is to be used and reasonable precautions taken.
- Report to Site Team any unsafe furniture or structural defect.
Site Team any cleaning equipment found to be faulty.
- Use warning
signs as appropriate.
in the use of cleaning equipment will be provided.
to sign in on arrival and when leaving.
all pupils have equal access to learning using appropriate strategies and
resources, where necessary.
with pastoral staff members to ensure the wellbeing of pupils and their full
participation in school life.
any concerns regarding pupils’ behaviour with the relevant Raising Standards
any specific arrangements for individual pupils, ensuring that relevant staff
members are aware of the measures in place.
individual pastoral support to pupils, where necessary.
motivate and challenge pupils, whilst promoting and reinforcing self-esteem.
have the ability to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young
the significance of safeguarding and interprets this accurately for all
individual children and young people whatever their life circumstances.
have a good understanding of the safeguarding agenda and can demonstrate an
ability to contribute towards a safe environment.
ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice and
information in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.
- This job description will be
reviewed and updated periodically in order to ensure that it relates to the job
performed or to incorporate any proposed changes. This procedure will be conducted by the
Headteacher or line manager in consultation with the post-holder. In these circumstances it will be the aim to
reach agreement on reasonable changes but if agreement is not possible
management reserves the right to make changes to the job description following
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