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Cleaning Operative in Hospitality & Catering

Job Ref: BS 1249 | Applications Close: 2 Dec 2021, 23:59
icon_walletSupport Scale Point 15 £17,189 per annum, pro rata*Total pay is divided into 12 equal monthly payments to ensure consistent pay throughout the year
icon_calendarPermanent Part-time Term-time Only Support
icon_mappinLancaster Morecambe College
icon_clock25 hours (Mon – Fri) Term-time only (38 weeks per year)
icon_piechartFoundation Learning
icon_holidayPay includes 6.8 weeks’ annual leave and bank holiday entitlement pro rata
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Job Description

Lancaster & Morecambe College is looking for a cleaning operative to undertake the daily cleaning required to maintain Catering specification and high standards, along with other associated catering-based tasks within a busy catering learning environment.

You will have a willingness to adapt to changing circumstances and to attend any training courses appropriate to the post. Your suitability to work in a student environment will be assessed as part of the College’s safeguarding duty.

Benefits include defined benefits pension scheme, opportunities for continuing professional development and good staff support services. Please note, CVs are not accepted.

Job Title CLEANING OPERATIVE
Salary Range Support Scale Point 15 £17,189 per annum, pro rata** Total pay is divided into 12 equal monthly payments to ensure consistent pay throughout the year
Faculty / Section Foundation Learning
Hours per Week 25 hours (Mon – Fri) Term-time only (38 weeks per year)
Terms of Employment Permanent Part-time Term-time Only Support
Annual Leave Entitlement  Pay includes 6.8 weeks’ annual leave and bank holiday entitlement pro rata
Responsible to Programme Area Manager

Please note we do not accept CVs, download the LMC application form

Key Tasks / Responsibilities

Job Purpose:

  • To undertake the daily cleaning required to Catering specification and high standards, along with other associated catering-based tasks within a busy catering learning environment.

Key Tasks / Responsibilities:

  1. Take responsibility for maintaining the highest standard of cleanliness within a designated cleaning area in accordance with College specifications, including keeping up to date cleaning and food safety records.

  2. Ensure that regular checks of equipment and machinery are carried out during your hours of duty and any defects are reported to the tutor in charge.

  3. Take responsibility for maintaining and cleaning machinery and other equipment, sorting, safe storage and distributing of ingredients, safe disposal and re-cycling of rubbish, organising linen and laundry.

  4. Report to the Tutor in charge any dangers or hazards that you may encounter.

  5. Ensure that all Health and Safety requirements are met including the wearing of safe and adequate footwear and other protective clothing at all times.

  6. Assist with other tasks within your job role in order to maintain and improve the cleaning services within the premises as and when necessary.

  7. Act responsibly and with integrity regarding room security when in possession of College keys.

  8. Attend training sessions and team meetings relevant to post.

  9. Liaise with supervisor, colleagues and learners to create a harmonious working environment.

  10. Other duties commensurate with the grade of post as required.

Please note we do not accept CVs, download the LMC application form

College Responsibilites

  • Contribute to the quality improvement process;
  • Work within health and safety guidelines and be aware of your responsibilities for health and safety;
  • Adhere to College policies and procedures;
  • Promote and safeguard the welfare of young persons and vulnerable adults;
  • Value diversity and promote equal opportunities;
  • Undertake professional development to ensure skills and qualifications are up to date;
  • Participate in meetings and events as required, e.g. Faculty meetings, parents’ evenings, etc.
  • Work co-operatively with colleagues and show commitment to the College and its mission.
  • Adhere to the College Values:High Expectations; Driving Success; Positive Impact; Welcoming Community; Productive Collaboration

Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate: This post is subject to a standard DBS Disclosure.

Please note we do not accept CVs, download the LMC application form

Skills & Experience Required

Experience 

Essential - Measured by application form

  • General cleaning experience within a working environment

Desirable - Measured by application form

  • Experience of working in a cleaning role within a catering environment
  • Experience of accurate record keeping 
  • Experience of food safety policies and procedures.

Qualifications

Essential - Measured by application form

  • Food Hygiene qualification (or willingness to gain within a specified timescale) 

Skills / Abilities

Essential 

  • Enthusiastic, with good organisational skills and attention to detail

Desirable 

  • A working knowledge of COSHH Regulations and Health & Safety at Work.

Personal

Essential - Measured by application form and interview 

  • Suitability to work in a curriculum environment in regular contact with young people
  • Capable of working on own initiative and
  • Working to deadlines
  • A willingness to adapt to changing circumstances
  • A willingness to attend any training courses appropriate to the post

Please note we do not accept CVs, download the LMC application form

Staff Benefits & College Facilities

Valued as a significant local employer, we work hard to provide a supportive, productive and fulfilling working environment for our staff. In addition to a friendly team culture and a range of excellent on-site facilities, we offer:

  • Relevant staff training and development and good progression opportunities
  • Defined Benefit Pension Schemes for all staff (Local Government and Teachers' Pensions Schemes)
  • Generous leave entitlement
  • A range of family-friendly and other supportive HR policies
  • FREE College gym membership
  • Dedicated Occupational Health
  • On site The Salon, Restaurant and catering facilities
  • FREE parking

Please note we do not accept CVs, download the LMC application form

Apply For this Position

Please download the application form from the link above and email the completed form and a covering letter to jobs@lmc.ac.uk

We will process your form once received. Please note that sending a CV will not be accepted or processed.

Thank you.