Cleaner needed

Cleaner required from 4th January 2016

Due to the development of new classrooms, we are looking for a dedicated and hard working individual, to care for and help keep our school clean and tidy – to high standards. The hours and pay are: 12.5 hours per week x 41 weeks at £7 per hour. This is an ‘A’ grade salary. The 41 weeks are term time plus three weeks in the school holidays for a ‘deep clean’.

We are expecting the Cleaner to typically work from 3:30pm until 6pm.

You will be provided with work wear, tools and equipment.


What we are looking for

The main purpose of the job is to undertake the cleaning of designated areas within the premises to ensure that they are kept in a clean and hygienic condition to meet the schools specification.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Duties will include cleaning, washing, sweeping, vacuum cleaning, emptying of litter bins and the clearing of the designated areas which may include toilets, shower areas, fixtures and fittings using where appropriate powered equipment.
  • Follow health and safety guidelines, report faulty machinery and equipment to line manager.
  • Report shortfall in stock requirements to the line manager.
  • Advise the caretaker of any deficiencies in classrooms or corridors etc e.g broken items, carpet rising.


About the school

St Peter’s Church of England Primary School is a growing average-sized primary school (NOR: 280) situated in the beautiful seaside location of Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Our locality has so much to offer: the seaside, the river, woodland, fantastic community groups and much more!

We are rated by OFSTED as a ‘good’ school under the tough new framework, with standards above national average.

Our motto is “Growing together in mind, body and spirit.” It captures our vision to continually improve ourselves utilising the power of collaboration in our community. Please visit our website to find out more:


Safeguarding and applying

St Peter’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please apply by calling, emailing or writing to the Headteacher stating your interest, skills and experience.

The closing date for applications is Friday 4th December 2015.

If you need any further information please do not hesitate to contact the school.

Thanks for your interest,

Steve Hitchcock, Headteacher

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St Peter's C of E Primary School

Moor Lane, Budleigh Salterton, Devon EX9 6QF

01395 443167

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