Desmond Anderson Primary Academy

Closing date: 08/02/2022

Job posted date: 26/01/2022

Salary: West Sussex Grade 1 - £17,842

Employment type: Permanent

Hours per week: 12

Can you help us to provide a hygienic, safe workplace for our students and staff?

We are seeking an experienced Cleaner to join our friendly team. This is the role for you if you have a keen eye for detail and a flexible approach.

You will have:

  • experience of undertaking a range of cleaning duties
  • knowledge of Health and Safety Regulations as they relate to the operation of cleaning equipment and the dilution of cleaning materials
  • the ability to be flexible and act on your own initiative.

The post is 12 hours a week, 15.00 – 17.30 p.m. Mon – Thurs and 15.00 – 17.00 Fri term-time only, plus 36 hours during the school summer holiday. 

Salary: GRADE 1 £17,842 plus Crawley Weighting allowance of £630 per annum, pro-rata. Actual salary £5,155.63 + £182.04 = £5,337.67 per annum.

Applications should be made online at

The closing date for applications is:  8th February 2022

Interviews will be held on: w/c 14th February 2022

About the University of Brighton Academies Trust

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is the fifth largest multi-academy trust in the south east, with 15 infant, primary and secondary schools all graded by Ofsted as Good or Outstanding. We educate 7,700 children aged 3 months to 16 years and employ 1,200 staff across East and West Sussex.

Excellence, innovation and integrity are the values that guide us.  We work collaboratively to help our pupils and everyone connected with our academies achieve excellence. By working together, sharing insights and best practice our schools support each other to improve. Our vision - Brighton Academies Trust

The University of Brighton is our sponsor.  We work closely with the University’s School of Education: in 2019 it was judged as Outstanding by Ofsted for all Initial Teacher Training and was awarded the Student Union’s school of the year.

Benefits we offer

We value our staff, investing in their training and development at all stages of their careers.

We place particular importance on providing opportunities for you to learn and grow, with a package that includes an annual personal development day, job-related apprenticeships to enhance your skillset, open access online training courses, and scholarships run in collaboration with the University of Brighton.  And when the time is right for you to take the next step in your career, we can help you to find the right opportunity in one of our 15 schools.

The other benefits we offer, including our generous public sector pension schemes and family friendly policies, are designed to support you with work-life balance, wellbeing and the financial aspects of life.

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Our commitment

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications from all members of the community. The Trust is proud to be part of the government’s Disability Confident scheme which underpins our staff recruitment practices.


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