Cleaner (FIF05441)

Fife Council
£12,483 - £12,896 per year Pro Rata
13 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Working Pattern: 15 hours per week, 40 weeks per year (Monday to Friday - 4:00pm to 7:00pm)

Contract Duration: Temporary until October 2016

Interview Date: Week commencing 31 October 2016

Fife Council is the third largest authority in Scotland and the largest employer in Fife. We employ approximately 18,000 people to provide 900 different services to approximately 360,000 people and we have one of the highest overall customer satisfaction ratings for a council in the UK. The services we provide range from education, social work, housing and neighbourhood services to transportation, looking after the environment and developing the economy.

Undertake normally as part of a team, cleaning of designated areas to ensure that they are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

Fife Council pays the Scottish Local Government Living Wage Rate to employees earning less than £8.33 per hour. If the hourly rate of pay for the post is less than the Scottish Local Government Living Wage Rate a supplement will be paid.


You will be responsible for cleaning designated areas, ensuring that they are maintained to a clean and hygienic standard. Your duties will include general cleaning in designated areas, dusting, vacuuming, mopping floors, buffing with industrial equipment and cleaning of sanitary areas.

Before confirming appointment you will be required to obtain PVG Scheme Membership through Disclosure Scotland.


“Cleaning, washing and … polishing” includes the use of approved cleaning agents.

“Fixtures and Fittings” include all facilities within the establishment such as cabinets, internal glass, curtains, blinds and telephones.

Keys may be held by a Cleaner, for the purpose of entering and leaving areas which require to be cleaned.

'Where alarms are present there may also be a requirement to switch the alarm off when entering the building or setting the alarm when exiting.'

The Individual

Health & Safety Knowledge.

Organisational Skills.

In Fife Council how we work matters and you will be responsible for being a role model by displaying and promoting behaviours that are expected of all Council employees:

• Take ownership
• Focus on customers
• Work together
• Embrace technology & information
• Deliver results

Contact Details for vacancy: Bryce Girvin,

See also:
G118 01 Cleaner.pdf
RR82 TandCs March 2015.doc