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Housekeeping Assistant - Dorking

  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: 100011658
  • Published: Mon 14/01/2019, 14:35 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 01/04/2019, 0:55 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 15 hours per week.
  • Salary: £6,965 per annum for 15 hours per week annually
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: High Ashurst OEC, Mickleham, Dorking, Surrey., Henley Fort OEC, The Mount, Guildford, and Thames Young Mariners, Riverside Dr, Richmond
Job Details

£6,965 per annum for 15 hours per week annually. Hours may fluctuate from week to week due to business need. Hours will be mostly worked Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 9.00am - 3.00pm (there is some flexibility within these times) but there may be a requirement to work additional days to ensure all annual hours are worked.

We are looking for Housekeeping Assistants, working predominantly at High Ashurst. From time to time there may be a requirement to work at our other centres.

The centres are located at:-

  • High Ashurst OEC, Mickleham, Dorking, Surrey. RH5 6DQ
  • Henley Fort OEC, Guildford, Surrey. GU2 4RH
  • Thames Young Mariners OEC, Richmond, Surrey. TW10 7RX

High Ashurst is located in a remote location. It is highly recommended that you carefully consider your transportation arrangements.

This is a 2 year fixed term contract.

You will benefit from 24 days annual leave pro rata, rising to 28 days after 2 years’ service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.

Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.

An enhanced DBS ‘Disclosure and Barring Service’ check for regulated activity (formerly known as CRB) and the Children’s and Adults’ Barred List checks will be required for this role.

About the Role

SOLD (Surrey Outdoor Learning and Development) offers year round outdoor learning experiences to children, young people and adults. Our staff deliver a range of programmes including land based, waterbased  and residential programmes to our visitors. We have spacious log cabins, camping in teepees and our fully furnished authentic yurts. Please view our website and take a virtual tour at: www.surreyoutdoorlearning.uk

Housekeeping Assistants form part of our our catering and domestic team. They ensure that all buildings and accommodation are clean, prepared and ready for our groups, provide our visitors with healthy nutritious meals, refreshments and snacks. The team also cater for corporate groups, special events and outdoor catering. 

To be shortlisted to interview for this position your application will clearly evidence:

  • Experience of cleaning and housekeeping duties
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Good team working skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

For more information please find attached to the bottom of this advert a full job description and person specification.

We look forward to receiving your application.

Contact Details

For an informal discussion contact hazel Wilson by e-mail at hazel.wilson@surreycc.gov.uk.

Additional Information

The job advert closes at 23:59 on 31/03/2019.

Interviews will be arranged at a mutually convenient time .

Values and Behaviours

Our values are what support our vision, shape the culture and are crucial in delivering our corporate strategy. For more information about our values and behaviours please follow this link.

How to apply

You can find useful guidance on our website to assist you with your job application. There are also further helpful hints, handy tips and employment advice to make sure your application sells you in the best possible way.

  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: 100011658
  • Published: Mon 14/01/2019, 14:35 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 01/04/2019, 0:55 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 15 hours per week.
  • Salary: £6,965 per annum for 15 hours per week annually
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: High Ashurst OEC, Mickleham, Dorking, Surrey., Henley Fort OEC, The Mount, Guildford, and Thames Young Mariners, Riverside Dr, Richmond

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