Relief Cleaners (School) - Sound Primary School & Dunrossness Primary School

Shetland Islands Council
27 Sep 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

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Members of the relief bank will be contacted on an ‘as and when required’ basis to provide cover, for example due to staff absence. All applicants must be resident in Shetland before being cleared to work on the relief list as although we will aim to give as much notice as possible, you may be asked to work at short notice.

Undertake normally as part of a team, the cleaning of designated areas within school premises to ensure that they are kept in a clean and hygienic condition. Duties will include: cleaning, washing, sweeping, vacuum cleaning, emptying of litter bins, polishing and dusting of the designated areas (which may include toilets and shower areas) and fixtures and fittings, using where appropriate powered equipment.

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.

Please follow the links below for further information -

Additional Information
  • The grade of this post is Grade A - £7.99 per hour
  • Employees on grade A will be paid a Scottish Living Wage supplement of £1.37 per hour
  • Rate of pay shown is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.0349 per hour
  • A relocation package does not apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
  • Not suitable for Job Share
  • Not suitable for Remote Working

During the application process you are required to give the name of one person not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

Proposed Interview Date: TBC

Please specify on your application form which locations you're applying for.

For further details relating to this post, please contact:  Victor Nicoara, Cleaning Supervisor - 01595 744132,

To apply, please download an application form and return completed applications to:

Victor Nicoara, Catering & Cleaning, Hayfield House, Hayfield Lane, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0QD

or email -

Alternatively, you can collect an application form from Human Resources, 8 North Ness or the Reception at Hayfield House, Lerwick.


See also:
Cleaner Schools _A_ Relief.pdf
Application Summary Electronic - April 2015.doc
Application Summary Paper - April 2015.pdf
Conditions of Service - Local Government Employees - May 2016.pdf