Job title: Cleaner

Hours: 27 per week (1 day x 7 hours, and 4 days x 5 hours)

Accountable to: Cleaning and Grounds Supervisor

About us 

The Grange is a welcoming, supportive organisation employing over 100 staff. We are a charity, a social enterprise and a housing association offering high-quality Supported Living and Residential Care services to people with learning disabilities alongside a wide-ranging programme of skills & activities and work experience.

About the role

To operate as part of a small team, maintaining a cleaning schedule (daily, weekly, periodically, etc.) for Grange properties to a high standard of cleanliness. The job will share sites on rotation.

Main duties will include:

  • Vacuuming of rooms and corridors
  • Emptying all waste bins
  • Cleaning glass and mirrors
  • Dusting and washing down of all appropriate areas
  • Sweeping and mopping floor surfaces
  • Cleaning bathrooms and toilets and restocking toiletries

A full job description is available upon request

Skills, qualifications and experience


  • Flexible
  • Good team worker
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Good communication skills
  • Cleaning experience in an office or accommodation environment
  • Attention to detail (with regards to cleanliness)
  • Thorough and efficient at getting tasks done in the required timescale
  • Ability to complete paperwork


  • NVQ Level 1 in Cleaning


  • 33 days annual leave including bank holidays, rising by 1 day per each year of completed service up to 4 years
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Annual salary review
  • Extensive internal training programme
  • Free onsite parking

Due to the nature of the role we will undertake an enhanced DBS (at the cost of The Grange), and two satisfactory references will be required.

The Grange is an equal opportunities employer and is proud to have achieved the Investors in People Standard.

Please note that this position may close earlier than the stated closing date if a sufficient number of applications are received. If you wish to apply for this position, you are advised to submit your application as soon as possible.

Closing date: 31 October 2018

Apply online here

Contact:  email: [email protected] Tel. 01372 455238