Cleaner (Part Time)
Robsack Wood Primary Academy

Closing date: 16/08/2022

Job posted date: 22/07/2022

Salary: East Sussex Grade 1 - £19,100

Employment type: Permanent

Hours per week: 15 (term time only)

Working pattern:3.45pm to 6.45pm Monday to Friday, term time only plus some additional hours during the school holidays by arrangement.
Actual starting salary (calculated pro rata): £7,476.70 + pay award pending
Salaries are paid in 12 equal monthly instalments.

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 role is paramount to ensuring our employees and students are in an hygienic and safe workplace.

Your role will include:

  • Maintaining a clean and tidy environment in both customer-facing areas and employee/student areas
  • Operating industrial cleaning machinery
  • Collecting and removing waste from work areas and taking to collection points as directed​​​​​​​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​To succeed you will have:

  • Experience of undertaking a range of cleaning duties
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety Regulations relating to the operation of cleaning equipment and use and storage of cleaning materials
  • The ability to be flexible and act on your own initiative
  • A​​​​​​ keen eye for detail

    In return for your skills, knowledge and experience, we offer you:

    • ​​​​​​​Automatic annual pay progression
    • Generous public sector pension scheme
    • Family friendly policies that are designed to support you with a work-life balance, wellbeing and the financial aspects of life​​​​​​​
    • Excellent facilities and resources for staff and students
    • ​​​​​​​​​​​A calm, positive and innovative learning environment​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
    • Flexible working opportunities from day 1
    • Charity giving
    • Discounts on retail & travel
    • Cycle 2 Work scheme

    About Robsack Wood Primary Academy - Ofsted grade: Good (2022)
    Robsack Wood is a school for 4 to 11-year olds in St Leonards on Sea, East Sussex. We promote personal achievement for all our pupils and provide creative learning opportunities so that every child succeeds. Our pupils enjoy an exceptional learning environment including outdoor learning in our Forest School, a large grassed playing field, adjacent woodlands, garden areas and animal areas with chickens and ducks. We also host a nursery for children aged from 3 months. We hold the Arts Council Artsmark Award and East Sussex Quality Mark for Inclusion. Find our more:  Visit Robsack Wood Primary Academy website

    ​​​​​​​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.  Read more about our vision and values.

    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.

    ​​​​​​​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.

    Key Dates
    Application closing date: 16 August 2022
    ​​​​​​​Interview date: By arrangement
    ​​​​​​​Proposed start date: 1 September 2022

    To submit your application form, please select the ‘Apply for job’ link at the bottom of this page. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​