Domestic Assistant/Store Person

University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Location: Cambridge
Salary: Not specified
Hours: Part Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed on: 17th April 2015
Closes: 11th May 2015
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Corpus Christi College has a vacancy for a permanent part-time Domestic Assistant/Store person to join the team of housekeeping staff in Main College working Monday to Friday from 8am to 2pm (30 hours a week). Flexibility is required for occasional weekend work.

You will be part of a team of 19 staff reporting to the Head Housekeeper and within your team required to provide a first-class cleaning service for the College. Main duties involve disposing of recycled items, cleaning carpets, hanging curtains, delivering linen to staircases, sorting cleaning supplies and stock-taking. There will be cleaning of high profile areas and occasional moving of furniture from site to site so a full clean driving licence is an essential requirement. The role involves a certain amount of climbing of staircases in tall buildings and carrying heavy and awkward loads.

Applicants must be conscientious, hardworking and reliable with the ability to self-motivate and be proactive.  You will be required to have a good command of English for both written and verbal communication.  The ability to work well in a diverse team and on your own is essential as well as being a good time keeper, trustworthy and honest.  Applicants must have cleaning experience in a hotel or similar college environment and be able to demonstrate excellent cleaning skills. Knowledge of health and safety regulations with special reference to the COSHH and Manual Handling Regulations and NVQ Level 1 and 2 in Cleaning are essential.

You will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service Check if appointed.

Further particulars and details on how to apply are available on the College website at:


Further enquiries may be made to the HR Manager by email or telephone:, telephone: +44 (0)1223 338044


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