Cleaner – Guildford

15th February, 2018

16 hours per week
Permanent Contract
£15,210 per annum (pro-rata)

YMCA Guildford and Guildford Foyer provides accommodation for over 100 young people including those in housing crisis and those studying at the Academy of Contemporary Music. YMCA Guildford also has a Café which welcomes members of the public. We have a team of cleaners who are responsible for cleaning communial areas, offices and some aspects of residents bedrooms.

The purpose of this role is to provide a high standard of cleanliness and professional service to both staff and residents. Duties include vaccuming, mopping, dusting, emptying bins and cleaning bathrooms.

The position comes with excellent benefits, including 27 days annual leave (plus bank holiday allowance), a life assurance policy of 2x your annual salary, and an interest free bike loan. Please download a job pack for more information about other benefits offered.

The post holder must have experience of commercial cleaning, and ideally experience of dealing professionally with young people aged 16-25. You must have the ability to be calm and courteous when dealing staff and residents. You will have excellent timekeeping and reliability skills and the ability to work using your initiative. Applicants must have an awareness of COSHH regulations.

YMCA DownsLink Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Successful applicants are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


Closing date for applications: Monday 12th March 2018 at 9am

Interview date: To be confirmed


How To Apply…
You can download an application pack and an application form below. Please return your form to us by email at recruitment@ymcadlg.org or by hand or post to:

Human Resources
Reed House,
47 Church Road,
Hove, BN3 2BE

Download an application pack here
Download an application form here