Vacancy for Caretaker/Cleaner

Caretaker/Cleaner – Sprowston Town Council, Sprowston, Norwich

Job Type: Permanent part-time and full-time position

About us:

We are a local Council providing a range of services to the residents of Sprowston.

The role:

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Caretaker/Cleaner to join our team at Sprowston Town Council.  The role will involve assisting with the provision of a Caretaking and Cleaning service across the Council’s properties and recreational facilities to a high standard.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Daily cleaning including janitorial duties
  • Routine maintenance
  • Litter picking
  • Opening/locking of buildings and parks ensuring sites are secure and alarmed
  • Moving of furniture for room hire using correct manual handling techniques

The Caretaker/Cleaner will:

  • Have previous experience working in a cleaning environment
  • Hold a driving licence and have use of own car
  • Be able to carry out manual tasks/lift reasonable weights
  • Be able to carry out basic maintenace

Key Skills

  • Punctuality and reliability are essential
  • Ability to plan work under own initiative
  • Attention to detail
  • Be a team player who is able to prioritise

Hours of Work

Working hours variable on a shift rota basis covering site opening hours of 8am – 10.30pm Monday to Sunday.

Pay and Conditions

£17,419 per annum full-time/pro rata part-time

Salary inclusive of 20 days paid holiday plus 8 days bank holiday per year

Pension Scheme available with employee contributions.

This role is subject to a DBS check.


Job Description

Application for Employment