Facilities Assistant (Janitor/Cleaner) - DFF

South Lanarkshire
11 Oct 2016
26 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Community and Enterprise Resources

Location:  Beckford Primary, Auchinraith Avenue, Hamilton 

 15 hours per week (Monday - Friday   3.00 p.m.- 4.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. - 6.00p.m.

Fixed Term - 31 March 2017

Duties will include carrying out the cleaning function on floors, furniture, fixtures, fittings, sanitary areas, walls etc. You will also be required to monitor standards of cleaning in line with specification/COSHH regulation, reporting any difficult issues to management.

The post holder will be responsible for setting up rooms for lets and being responsible person on site for reporting health and safety issues. They will be paid the appropriate rate for 8.5 hours per week for undertaking these tasks . The appropriate grade for these tasks is Grade 1 Level 2 SCP 20 -21, the remaining 9 hours per week will be paid at Grade 1 Level 1 SCP 19.




Delivering a Fairer Future – Under the Council’s positive action programme, applications for this post are particularly encouraged from male applicants.

This is a temporary position. Prior to making your application, please discuss your potential application with your current Line Manager. In the event that you are being considered for this post, your release to undertake this internal fixed term opportunity would need to be agreed in advance and managed by the service/s or resource/s.

This post is excepted in terms of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 2003.

Regulated Work with Children
This post is considered Regulated Work with Children, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act, 2007. Therefore, it is an offence to apply if you are barred from working with children.

Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme Update check, prior to a formal offer of employment being made by South Lanarkshire Council.

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South Lanarkshire Council / South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture are Equal Opportunities employers and encourage applications from all members of the community. We are committed to the Double Tick Initiative and offer a guaranteed interview to any applicant who considers themselves to be disabled and who meets the competency requirements for the post.

Closing Date:  25 October 2016

Interview Date: To be confirmed


See also:
Facilities Assistant (Janitor-Cleaner) Level 2.docx