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Cleaning Assistant

Location : guildford Employment type : PART_TIME Expires : 2023-01-29 Department : Facilities and Technical Services Reports to : Cleaning Manager

ACM is a specialist creative industries education provider with approximately 2,200 students on a range of FE and HE programmes in Music Performance, Creative Artistry, Production, Technical Services, Business Management and Game Development. Our creative and dynamic environment blends academic excellence and professionalism alongside leading-edge industry thinking and business innovation.

ACM’s Vision:

ACM will incubate potential and talent, supporting the personalised development needs of our students to facilitate a structured path from education to employment.

We provide a safe and supported space where creative talent and imagination can flourish in a caring environment. Barriers to learning are identified through a holistic and person-centred approach to unlock the potential of the individual, enabling personal growth through professional and academic development. Our core aim is for our students to enjoy lifelong sustainable careers underpinned by applied learning and a specialist, cutting-edge curriculum.

Therefore, our vision is to not only be the leader in applied, industry-connected, creative arts education but to also be the leader in care and support for mental health and other traditional barriers to learning, thereby driving up the standards expected within higher and further education.

ACM’s Mission:

To provide an immersive student experience, with a curriculum which is connected to the industry in real-time, based on a learning by doing ethos. Our core aim is to build confidence and self-awareness, providing students with the skills necessary to recognise and take opportunities.

Ultimately our mission is to enable students to fulfil their potential and enjoy a sustainable career within the creative arts industry.

ROLE PURPOSE:

ACM is looking to add an experienced cleaner to their Guildford team. Reporting to the Cleaning Supervisor this role will support in ensuring health and safety standards are adhered to and that the learning space is hygienic. This is a part time role working 20 hours per week between 7am and 11am daily at ACM’s campus in Guildford Town Centre. The hourly rate for this role will be £10.00 per hour. 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Working through a thorough cleaning rota on a daily basis
  • Vacuuming/sweeping/mopping of rooms and corridors
  • Cleaning kitchens
  • Emptying rubbish bins
  • General cleaning duties including bathrooms and toilets
  • Following Health and Safety and COSHH procedures

PERSON SPECIFICATION

Essential

  • Previous experience as a cleaner 
  • Be punctual and reliable 
  • Be willing to undergo a DBS check

Desirable

  • Have great attention to detail
  • Capable of working independently with minimal supervision
  • Previous experience of working in an educational setting

 

All ACM staff work to the same values which are:

Inclusivity

To empower individuals from diverse backgrounds, to maintain accessibility, and provide an inclusive organisational culture.

Supportive environments

To provide environments that support personal and professional development through a holistic approach and bring the benefits of the creative arts to the wider community.

Agility and innovation

To provide an inspiring organisational culture that embraces innovation through openness, flexibility, creativity and self-evaluation.

Connectivity

To recognise the benefits of working closely with industry and others, to embrace new technologies, and to provide meaningful opportunities, in order to enhance learning.

Professional and academically strong standards

To provide state of the art professional environments, to inspire determination and enthusiasm, and ensure high professional and academic standards

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Application Form

Application forms should be returned by the advertised closing date to recruit@acm.ac.uk.

All applicants will be required to complete screening appropriate to the post. This includes a Disclosure and Barring Service check and checks with past employers.

Each job advertisement will detail the closing date for applications. We regret that we are not able to accept applications received after this date. Once shortlisting has taken place, successful candidates will be contacted by the HR and Recruitment Team and invited to attend an interview.

Due to the volume of applications we receive for our vacancies, it is not possible to keep in touch with every applicant. Therefore we would ask you to assume that if you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the advertised closing date, your application has not been successful on this occasion.