Day Cleaner


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Contract Type:
Permanent – Part Time
Contract Details:
Mon to Friday 11AM-3PM
£8.91 - £8.91
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Sodexo Segment:
UK Government & Agencies

Package Description

We are looking for a Janitor to join our current cleaning team, working in an Probation Office property.

The role will be to provide an enhanced clean and disinfection of highly used touch points, replenishment of consumables and any other associated cleaning tasks.

The role is a permanent position Mon-Fri 20 hours per week.

Cleaning experience is desirable, however not essential as full training will be given.

Job Introduction

We currently have an opportunity for a Janitor to join our team. This is a great opportunity for a customer focused individual to join a world leading food and facilities management company, which can offer unrivalled opportunities for career progression.

Main Responsibilities


  1. To Providing the highest level of Janitorial service within your area of responsibility in line with the clients’ specifications
  2. Responding positively, politely and promptly to all customer requirements and carry out your duties in a professional and courteous manner
  3. Providing a range of disinfection and cleaning services to highly used touch points include

offices/meeting rooms, toilets/showers/bathrooms, kitchens & communal areas

  1. Ensuring all stocks are replenished in your area of responsibility
  2. Empty bins as directed
  3. Sanitise meeting room areas between uses.
  4. Making yourself familiar with and follow all company procedures and regulations
  5. Participating in the Health and Safety Policy of the company and report any dangers, near misses or hazards you encounter to your Coordinator/Line Manager
  6. Replenish consumables including toilet rolls, soaps,  hand towels & hand sanitiser
  7. Clock in and out daily via the TMS system; report any absence to the cleaning manager

The Ideal Candidate

• Flexible attitude to work individually and working as part of a team
• Reliable
• Able to represent Sodexo both internally and with clients

Availability to pick up additional hours if required to cover sickness

Please note recruitment subject to Right to work & DBS checks

Job Introduction

We currently have an opportunity for a Day Cleaner to join our team. This is a great opportunity for a customer focused individual to join a world leading food and facilities management company, which can offer unrivalled opportunities for career progression.

Main Responsibilities

  • Undertake all required training in relation to all aspects of the cleaning service delivered to the client, as requested
  • Complete a schedule of cleaning tasks, as directed by the Site Lead Receptionist
  • Wear any items of personal protective equipment, as specified by the cleaning supervisor / manager
  • Comply to all client policies / procedures in relation to housekeeping / infection control / security  
  • Ensure that all requirements in relation to COSHH are adhered to, as specified by the cleaning supervisor / manager
  • The method of conducting all cleaning tasks is as directed via the Great / cleaning offer task cards / pictorial task cards
  • Ensure that the site/cleaning offer colour coding policy is adhered to at all times
  • Ensure that all requirements of the specified cleaning offer, are carried out, as directed by the cleaning supervisor/ manager
  • Ensure the vending area is clean tidy and fully stocked throughout the day
  • To report all faults in relation to cleaning machinery/equipment to the cleaning supervisor
  • To carry out any reasonable request, as specified by the cleaning supervisor / manager
  • Comply with all Company and Client policies and procedures,
  • Complete all records as directed accurately and in timely manner
  • Report any incidents of accident, fire, theft, loss, damage, unfit food or other irregularities to line manager, taking appropriate action where possible
  • Actively support and promote the “One Team” ethos of working and supporting between departments
  • Cross train in other departments to gain skills to be able to provide cover if required
  • Any other reasonable request by management

The Ideal Candidate


  • Experience of working in multi-tasking environment
  • Able to communicate on all levels, excellent customer care skills
  • Knowledge of H&S



  • Cleaning experience
  • Previous experience of working in a similar service environment via a multi-skilled workforce to blue chip organisations or within prestige environments with a strong focus on customer service
  • Relevant training, qualifications and experience to deliver services in line with legislative and statutory requirements (where relevant) and industry best practice

About The Company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.

We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process.

Sodexo and our clients are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults within a regulated activity. Certain roles will require applicants to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and/ or Disclosure Scotland.