Housekeeping Attendant

University of Cambridge

Corpus Christi College has a vacancy for a permanent full-time Housekeeping Attendant working Monday to Friday from 8am to 4pm (37.5 hours a week) at the Old House on Trumpington Street.  Main duties involve driving, moving furniture, curtain hanging, carrying linen, cleaning offices, toilets and staircases and a high percentage of lifting and moving heavy items such as furniture and beds. The position will require a significant amount of stair climbing at times and the ability to handle heavy and awkward loads. Applicants must be happy to undertake cleaning duties too and will be required to be flexible in regards to their duties.

Applicants must have experience in a hotel, college or similar environment and will be able to demonstrate excellent cleaning skills including knowledge of chemical handling. A vocational qualification is also desirable.

You will be reporting to the Old House Head Housekeeper and will be part of a team of 22 staff, 9 of whom will be working at the post-graduate site. You will be working on your own and within your team to provide a first-class cleaning service for the College.

Applicants must have the ability to work on their own, be conscientious, hardworking and reliable. There will a certain amount of climbing of staircases and carrying bulky items.  Please do not apply if you do not have the experience required as set out in the job description.

In return, you will receive a competitive salary, excellent benefits and conditions of employment, including a pension scheme, lunch, generous holiday entitlement, car parking and use of College facilities.

Further details can be obtained directly from our website under ‘Vacancies’.

Corpus Christi College is an equal opportunities employer.

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