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Vacancy Details

Building Cleaner

Lancaster City Council
£12 per hour
Various , Lancaster / Morecambe
Working Pattern:
Flexible Hours/Part Time
Various part-time hours available.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
24/06/2024 at 23:55
Lancaster City Council

The Role

It would be an advantage to have experience of similar work, although full training will be provided. You will sanitise, sweep and mop floors, clean toilets, dust, polish, clean surfaces, vacuum and empty bins.

A flexible attitude to work is essential, you may occasionally be required to provide cleaning cover to other Council buildings. 

There are various permanent posts available:

  • Post 1 - Kingsway Court (Heysham)- 7.5 hours a week, 2.5 hours a days 3 times a week (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays), 7am - 9.30am.
  • Post 2 - Ripley Court (Lancaster)- 7.5 hours a week, 2.5 hours a days 3 times a week, (Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays) 7am - 9.30am. 
  • Post 3 - Penhale Gardens (Heysham)- 1 hour once a week on Thursday mornings between 8am and 12 noon.
  • Post 4 - Alder Grove (Lancaster)- 1 hour once a week, to be carried out on a Monday or Tuesday, times and days may be discussed. 
  • Post 5 - Morley Close (Lancaster)- 1 hour once a week, days/times may be discussed.

Please indicate/write within your application which post/posts you are interested in.

About You

You will identify with our organisational values of Pride, Ownership, Working Together and Ambition.

Our Benefits

Lancaster is a great place to work, as well as being part of something special you will also benefit from:

  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • A range of employee benefits including discounted gym membership, cycle to work scheme, the opportunity to purchase extra time off, as well as discounts on days out, activities and retail.

Lancaster City Council has unanimously declared a climate emergency and will therefore work towards reducing carbon emissions to net-zero by 2030. As part of this role, you will be expected to participate and work towards reducing both carbon emissions and the impacts of climate change.

We are an Investor in People, Forces Friendly employer, and an Armed Forces Covenant committed organisation. We welcome applications from defence reserves and other members of our armed forces community. We are an inclusive employer and welcome applications from all parts of our community.

At Lancaster City Council we aim to have a diverse workforce that is representative of the district that we serve, and provide a working environment where each employee feels able to bring their whole self to work. We welcome applications from all sections of our community and provide several supportive and inclusive workplace networks and safe spaces for employees to feel connected. Our workplace wellbeing strategy drives our commitment to staff wellbeing initiatives and ensuring that our organisation is a great place to work for all.

We are a disability confident committed employer.

Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive we are unable to update all applicants individually. If you do not receive a response from us within 2 weeks of the closing date then your application will have unfortunately been unsuccessful in progressing to interview.

Further information on this vacancy

This vacancy is now closed

Contact our Recruitment Team

Telephone: 01524 582000


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