Cleaner; part time
Ark Little Ridge Primary Academy
Salary From
£ 6,039pa
Salary To
£ 6,160pa
Ark Little Ridge is a two form entry school that was judged as 'Good' by OfSTED at their last inspection.

We currently have a vacancy for an experienced cleaner to join our friendly and hard working team. Ideally, you’ll have experience of cleaning in a school, be a good team player and enjoy providing a high quality cleaning service.

Working on a daily basis you will have responsibility for a designated area and work as part of a team to ensure that the academy is kept clean, tidy and sanitised in order to maintain an excellent school environment for staff and students.

The ideal candidate will:
• Have experience of professional cleaning, ideally within a
• be a good team player
• have excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
• be committed to providing a high quality cleaning service
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to:
• work within a friendly and hard working team
• join a network of Ark academies and gain access to an
exclusive range of benefits

For more information about the school please visit For more information about the role please contact Dean Lennard on and 01424 752266.

Location: Hastings
Closing Date: Friday 10th December 2021
Interviews: Wednesday 15th December 2021
Start Date: 5th January 2022
Salary: ARK (outside London) Grade 1, Point 1– £17,842 pa pro rata (actual gross salary £6,039pa)
Hours: 2.5 hours a day (3.00pm - 5.30pm), 5 days a week in term time, with an amount of holiday work required.
Contract: Permanent, subject to satisfactory completion of a probationary period.

Ark Little Ridge Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding
children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced
Disclosure & Barring Service check.

Job Description: Cleaner

The Role

As part of the cleaning team, you will play an integral role in the team responsible for ensuring the academy is safe, inviting and positive. You will ensure the school is kept clean and hygienic to provide a safe and pleasant learning environment for staff and students.

Key Responsibilities
· Work as part of the cleaning team as directed around the Academy, ensuring that it is kept clean, hygienic and safe to the required standard
· Correctly use the cleaning equipment and materials provided, in compliance with Health and Safety policies and procedures
· Deliver a programme of deep cleans and evening cleaning sessions for all areas of the Academy during the holiday and throughout the year, as directed by the Premises Manager
· Provide cover for other cleaning staff as directed by the Premises Manager

· Actively promote the safety and welfare of our children and young people
· Ensure compliance with Arks data protection rules and procedures
· Liaise with colleagues and external contacts at all levels of seniority with confidence, tact and diplomacy
· Work with Ark Central and other academies in the Ark network, to establish good practice throughout the network, offering support where required

This job description is not an exhaustive list and you will be expected to carry out any other reasonable tasks as directed by your line manager