Job Title:          Cleaner

Location:          Park Farm, Oxfordshire

Salary:             £8.72 per hour

Hours:              3 Hours per week

Contract:          Permanent 


We’re looking for a cleaner to join our team at Park Farm.


About the Home:

Park Farm is an 8 bed home, which helps support females aged between 8 and 18 years old who have Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) behaviours. 


About the Role:

Be responsible for ensuring the cleanliness of the lounges, kitchens and bathrooms in the hom

Take initiative to perform cleaning and tidying tasks that are not specifically contained within the rota but require attention as part of maintaining overall high standards.

Liaise with Maintenance and other members of staff as required.

Report cleaning supplies requirements and stock levels to the line manager.

Ensure Health & Safety, quality and general procedure compliance.

Work as part of a team and support other members of the cleaning team to meet standards 


About the Group:

We are part of Acorn Education and Care and can promise you plenty of challenges, and a rich variety of opportunities to develop your career.

We provide Education and Care across a number of schools and residential homes nationally. Our specialist SEN provision, coupled with our expertise within residential care means we offer thousands of vulnerable children across the UK a holistic, wraparound care, residential and education service, empowering them with everything they need to flourish. It is by no accident that 94% of our schools and homes are rated as 'Outstanding' or 'Good'.

We welcome staff who share our commitment to help children experience better days and better lives. Through ongoing development and training, we ensure our staff are well prepared for their jobs and given every opportunity to extend their skills.


Who we are looking for?

We are looking for a reliable, honest, hardworking candidate to work with our existing cleaning team, to carry out the cleaning duties within the home.


Essential Criteria:

Some knowledge of Health & Safety Regulations as they relate to the operation of cleaning equipment and the dilution of cleaning materials.

Experience of undertaking a range of cleaning duties

Willingness to clean any area of the school as requested by the line manager

Willingness to take personal responsibility for standard of work carried out.

Willingness to participate in further training and development opportunities offered by the school, to further knowledge

Willingness to maintain confidentiality on all school matters

Will need to be able to manage some heavy lifting


Why work for us?

Social activities

"Your Wellbeing Matters"

Employee Rewards Hub


No two days are ever the same

Be part of a fantastic team who work hard together and support each other

Continuous professional development and training for a clear career path


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to fully Enhanced DBS.

We expect all our employees to share this commitment and strive to achieve the best outcome possible for everybody in our care.

A full application form must be completed with all employment dates accurate and gaps in employment accounted for.

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