Domestic Assistant

Job Description

Are you interested in working for a world top 100 University?

We have an exciting opportunity in Accommodation and Commercial Services (ACS) for someone with a passion for delivering exceptional cleaning standards, who is enthusiastic and self-motivated.

The role of Domestic Assistant is a key role in supporting students, staff and visitors. You will need to have a can-do attitude, be customer focused and be flexible. The role will involve cleaning in student residences, public buildings and guest accommodation, across 3 sites (Ranmoor, Endcliffe and City). Hours are typically 20 per week on a 5 in 7 rota, Monday to Sunday. This may vary for some staff, to allow later or early morning and weekend cleaning to meet business demand.
Typically, Weekdays Monday to Friday – 9.00 – 13.00 and including weekends Monday to Sunday 6am – 11am.

ACS recognises the importance of its staff and has several initiatives in place to develop and reward them. The Department has consistently been awarded the Investors in People standard, a national quality framework that helps ACS to improve performance and realise its objectives through effective management and development of staff. Training and Quality are at the heart of the ethos of the Department, for which we employ a dedicated Head of Training and Quality. The Department has a strong focus on customer service and holds nationally recognised Customer First Standard.

We’re one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University’s Total Reward Package includes a competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development.

We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.

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