Cleaner, Working Alone

$1,016 - $1,033 weekly
  • Western Australia Government - Education
  • Burekup WA, Australia
  • 19 Jul, 2021
Full time - Permanent Other

Job Description

Independent Public School - Southwest Education Region
River Valley Primary School
Cleaner - Working Alone
Pool Ref IPS/SS694442
Level 2, $1,015.60 - $1,033.40 (pro-rata) per week (GS (Misc.) GA 2021)
Advertised Vacancy Number: IPS/SS694442
Appointment Pool

River Valley Primary School (PS) is seeking to establish a pool of Cleaners - Working Alone for appointments to permanent and fixed term, full-time and part-time vacancies which may arise during the 2021 school year and up to the end of Term 2, 2022. Appointments can be made from the pool at any time for commencements within the 2021 school year, up to the end of Term 2, 2022.

River Valley PS is a small, rural, independent public school, located in picturesque surroundings within the township of Burekup. River Valley PS is seeking to establish a pool of self-motivated, organised and reliable Cleaners Working Alone to join their small, friendly team.

Suitable applicants able to contribute towards a collaborative school culture by having good interpersonal and communication skills, will be highly regarded.

Safety is of major importance and suitable applicants will have the ability to read and apply Material Safety Data Sheets, equipment operating instructions, safety instructions and training guidelines. Suitable applicants will ideally have experience with the safe use and storage of cleaning equipment, materials and chemicals.

River Valley PS has a variety of cleaning equipment including polishers, pressure cleaners, blowers, carpet shampoo machines and vacuum cleaners. Knowledge of, and ability to, use these types of cleaning equipment is required.

Further information about this position can be found in the attached job description form (JDF).

The Department is an equal opportunity employer and encourages people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and persons from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.

For further information about River Valley PS please visit Schools Online.

Additional information about Independent Public Schools is also available here

For further job related information:

Please contact Marilee Hall, Manager Corporate Services, by telephoning (08) 9586 0850 or emailing Marilee.Hall@education.wa.edu.au

Application Instructions

Our aim is to make it easy for you to apply!

Your application should include:

  • A detailed CV outlining your work history and experience in the context of the role. Your CV should include two (2) work related referees, one being your current Line Manager and;
  • A cover letter of no more than one (1) page. Please address selection criteria (1 and 5) by providing an example that shows your ability, knowledge and application in relation to each criteria.
  • Ability to read and apply Material Safety Data Sheets, equipment operating instructions, safety instructions and training guidelines.
  • Knowledge of, and ability to, use cleaning equipment, including polishers, vacuum cleaners and pressure cleaners.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience in the safe use and storage of cleaning equipment, materials and chemicals.
  • Initiative and good organisational skills.

It is recommended you have these documents completed and ready before applying for this job as applications cannot be accepted after the closing date and time.

To submit your application

  • Click on the “Apply for Job” button located at either the top or bottom of this screen. You can then complete the online application form and attach your documents.

Please allow enough time to complete this process as applications cannot be accepted after the closing date and time.

Applications cannot be accepted after the closing date and time.

If you are having trouble submitting your online application, please contact the Recruitment System Support team on (08) 9264 8666 for assistance.

ELIGIBILITY AND TRAINING

Employees will be required to:

  • Obtain a current Department of Education Criminal Record Clearance prior to commencement of employment.
  • Obtain or hold a current Working with Children Check.
  • Complete the Department’s induction program within three months of commencement.
  • Complete the Department’s online training in manual tasks and hazardous substances within three months of commencement.
  • Complete Fundamentals of Cleaning training as soon as practicable.
  • Complete any other training specific to this role required by Departmental policy.
  • Complete the Department’s training in Accountable and Ethical Decision-Making within six months of appointment.
  • Provide evidence of eligibility to work in Australia for the term of the vacancy

The Department applies a four (4) day breach period to this selection process.

Applications must be submitted before 4.30pm (WST) on Monday, 2 August 2021

APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE

PROFORMA, FAXED, HAND DELIVERED, POSTED, EMAILED AND LATE APPLICATIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTED

ATTACHMENTS:

applicant resource - applying for cleaner, gardener or domestic position mar2020.pdf
applicant resource - how to write a cv and covering letter nov18.pdf
cleaner working alone jdf.pdf

You can view and print these PDF attachments by downloading Adobe Reader.

WORK TYPE: Permanent - Part Time, Permanent - Full Time, Fixed Term - Full Time, Fixed Term - Part Time
FTE: 0.1-1.0
LOCATION: Burekup
CLOSING DATE: 2021-08-02 4:30 PM

Subject

Not Applicable

School Type

Primary

Job Closing Date

02 Aug, 2021