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Housekeeper

Deadline for applications: 9th December

Contract Type: Permanent

Job overview

To clean within the onsite housekeeping service which cleans 253 student rooms.

Key responsibilities

  • To provide a weekly clean to each students room to a high standard.
  • You are responsible for the Health and Safety of yourself the students, visitors and other members of staff.
  • To work within COSHH regulations.
  • Vacuum clean carpets.
  • Dust and polish furniture and fittings.
  • Clean metal fixtures and fittings.
  • Empty and clean rubbish bins.
  • Dispose of rubbish in a sanitary manner.
  • Clean washbasins, mirrors and showers.
  • Make up beds and change linen as required.
  • Clean windows as scheduled.
  • Make students beds weekly.
  • Sort, fold and put away clean laundry.
  • Shampoo carpets and upholstery.
  • Operate mechanized cleaning equipment.
  • Maintain all cleaning equipment and materials in a safe and sanitary working condition.
  • Monitor and report the necessary repairs and maintenance.
  • Work within the companies ‘Child Protection Policy’.
  • To complete the necessary paperwork and documents.
  • To attend team meetings as and when required
  • To attend any training courses as required including those which may take place outside of normal working hours.
  • To carry out any reasonable request by a member of the management team

Experience

  • COSHH awareness (Essential)
  • Fire safety awareness (Desirable)
  • Child protection Level 1 & 2 (Desirable)
  • Customer service awareness (Essential)
  • Cleaning experience in a hotel or similar environment
  • Possess excellent knowledge of cleaning procedures able to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of C.O.S.H.H.
  • Exceptionally high standards of cleanliness able to maintain these standards throughout
  • Proven cleaning skills with an ability to organise and prioritise workload.
  • Good communication skills able to build rapport with both colleagues and customers
  • Able to time manage – pro-active and be organised with a flexible approach
  • Able to adapt to changing workloads and tasks
  • High standard of professional conduct
  • Ability to work outside normal working hours as required

Key benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • 35 hours per week
  • Permanent

About Study Group

Study Group is a global leader in preparing students for international academic success and rewarding careers through a transformational learning experience. Our global recruitment teams enrolled over 30,000 students from 142 countries in 2018. The universities we work with trust us to increase their international footprint, access student diversity and provide assured progression, so they can continue to focus on academic excellence.

Organisational compliance

Study Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students, and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment.

Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the role, including checks with past employers, an Enhanced Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and overseas criminal records if appropriate.

Study Group processes your information in line with data protection regulations. Please see our Candidate Privacy Policy.

How to apply

We take pride in providing an excellent candidate experience to all potential candidates, so will ensure a timely response and process for all applicants. If you are interested in finding out more then please submit a CV on our jobs board and a member of the Recruitment Team will be in contact.

What does a role at Study Group mean?

Originality

We are a unique business within the sector, giving our people a completely different working experience.

Collaboration

We have a large global network and encourage collaboration across the whole business. We work with a number of partners across the network including top tier universities.

Innovation

We encourage innovation throughout our Centres, ensuring that our students are given an interactive, student centred, and creative, tailor-made learning experience. Our people are given an autonomy within their roles that is rarely seen within the industry.

Opportunity

We believe in continuous professional and personal development, and take pride in offering our staff ample opportunity to achieve their goals. Utilising our large organisational infrastructure, across our different brands, we invite our people to gain valuable experience, and maximise all the exciting tools available to help develop their career.