Part-Time Cleaner

  • Reference: Estuary Housing Association
  • Application closing date: 24 Feb 2020 00:01

Job Description

We are looking to appoint a motivated individual to join our Grounds and Estate Maintenance Service (GEMS) cleaning team based on the Woodgrange Drive Estate in Southend-on-Sea.

The main duties of this role will involve cleaning our offices, nursery and Family Centre, also cleaning communal areas within residential blocks and assisting with other maintenance duties on the estate as required.

Reporting to the GEMS senior supervisor, the successful candidates will need to work to a high standard and within agreed timescales, whilst working as part of a team and delivering the very best standards of service to our customers.

We are looking for someone with proven skills and experience in cleaning properties, ideally within social housing or a similar setting. You’ll be a team player with good communication skills along with a strong sense of customer service are also essential for this role.

The successful candidates will be proactive, with the ability to work as part of a team and carry out strenuous physical tasks on a daily basis, and able to participate in an out-of-hours rota as required.

The closing date for applications is midday on Monday 24th February.

Safeguarding & Recruitment

Estuary is committed to safeguarding and practices safer recruitment standards and expects all staff to share the commitment to safeguarding children and people with care and support needs. The successful applicants will be required to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK.

This post is also subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check – this is due to the workplace having shared access with our Family Centre & Nursery.

Diversity & inclusion

At Estuary, we’re committed to embedding equality and diversity at the heart of our culture and everything we do. We aim to be an inclusive organisation in which individual differences and needs are supported, and a place where everyone has a fair opportunity to fulfil their potential without suffering discrimination, harassment or disadvantage. We strive to ensure the people who work for us and use our services, as well as their families and carers, are treated with dignity and respect at all times.


We offer an excellent range of benefits to our people which includes a generous holiday allowance, company pension scheme with life cover, a health care cash plan plus much more!

Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Part time
  • Pay: £8.21 Hourly