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School Cleaner

Job Description:

PK Education are honoured to be working with a specialist SEND School which specialises in helping young people with SEMH needs.

We are seeking to appoint a School Cleaner as soon as possible. It will be until further notice.
We are looking for either 2 cleaners – 1 to work 3 hours at their primary site in South Gosforth and 1 to work 3 hours at their secondary site in Benwell OR 1 cleaner to do both shifts but the candidate must be able to drive.
The shifts are: 6.30am-9.30am and 3.00pm-6.00pm.

School cleaners are responsible for maintaining high standards of cleanliness throughout the school.

What’s involved?

A school cleaner’s role includes:

Cleaning certain parts of the school site
Vacuuming carpeted areas and washing floors of cloakrooms and toilets in designated areas
Sweeping uncarpeted areas
Emptying and cleaning bins
Spot cleaning of spillages
Cleaning desks, seats and skirting boards
Cleaning toilet areas and replenishing toiletries
Cleaning doors and windows
Checking stock levels of cleaning materials
Report all defects/hazards immediately to the caretaker or supervisor

Skills and experience you will need:

A reasonable level of fitness
Punctual, reliable and trustworthy
Able to manage time effectively
Ability to work both alone and in a team
Awareness of health and safety procedures
Reading skills for following instructions
Maths skills for measuring cleaning fluid

This post is subject to Enhanced Disclosure Procedures and references. PK Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

If you apply & have not heard back from us within 3 working days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.
For further information on this exciting position, please call Josh on 0191 2696910 or email your CV to

To apply for this post, please follow the link on this website and submit your CV to be given immediate consideration.
• Fully comprehensive CV dating back to secondary education with all gaps in employment or study detailed.
• References will be taken prior to interview.
• If you do not have a DBS certificate that is registered with the DBS Update Service, a new DBS check will need to be made (full assistance will be provided)
• PK education is committed to safeguarding and we work in line with the Safer Recruitment process.
• PK education is also committed to equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants.
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