Cleaner

$987 - $1,007 weekly
  • Western Australia Government - Education
  • Jandakot Primary School, Baningan Avenue, Success WA, Australia
  • 08 Sep, 2021
Part time - Permanent Other

Job Description

Independent Public School - South Metropolitan Education Region
Jandakot Primary School
Cleaner
00006682
Level 1, $987.00 - $1,006.60 (pro-rata) per week (GS (Misc.) GA 2021)
Advertised Vacancy Number: IPS/SS701851

This is a permanent part-time (0.34FTE) position commencing Term 4, 2021

Do you have what it takes to make our school sparkle?

Jandakot Primary School (PS), in striving to maintain high expectations and standards, are seeking a dedicated and motivated cleaner to join our friendly and supportive team.

As the successful applicant you will ideally possess initiative, good interpersonal skills, verbal and written communication skills, as well as exceptional organisational skills.

You should be motivated, and possess the ability to work collaboratively as part of a dynamic team as well as independently. Previous experience along with knowledge of safety requirements and procedures will be highly regarded.

As a cleaner you would carry out internal cleaning duties, including the maintenance of carpets and hard floor surfaces, toilet cleaning, furniture and fittings, window cleaning, dusting, rubbish removal, and other items of general cleaning.

In addition to this, you would also carry out external cleaning duties, including the cleaning of verandas and covered areas, rubbish removal, cleaning of drinking troughs, window cleaning, removal of cobwebs, other general cleaning and other such duties as required by the Cleaner-In-Charge.

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

This selection process will initially be used to fill the above vacancy. Applicants assessed as suitable during this selection process may be considered for other similar vacancies that occur throughout our school for up to 12 months following this initial appointment.

This includes circumstances where this position becomes subsequently vacant should the successful applicant decline or vacate the advertised position.

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 Jandakot Primary School please visit jandakotps.wa.edu.au or Schools Online

For further job related information:

Please contact Brenda Munro, Manager Corporate Services, by telephoning (08) 6174 2700 or emailing Brenda.Munro@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
  • A cover letter of no more than one (1) page. Please provide one example from your past experience that best shows your knowledge, skills and abilities in cleaning a room or surface. Include the:
    • steps you took to clean the room or surface
    • chemicals used on each material
    • machinery used; and
    • action taken to maintain your safety and the safety of others.

A completed application form. The application form can be found in the attachments at the bottom of this advertisement. Please only complete the application form if you are not submitting your application online.

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, select one of the following options:

  • 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.
  • Email your completed application form and documents to Brenda.Munro@education.wa.edu.au before the closing date and time

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 requirements

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 Friday, 24 September 2021

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

ATTACHMENTS:

applicant resource - applying for cleaner, gardener or domestic position.pdf
applicant resource - how to write a cv and covering letter nov18.pdf
application for employment - cleaner aug20.pdf
published jdf - generic - cleaner - schools - l1 - jan 2020.pdf

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

WORK TYPE: Permanent - Part Time
FTE: 0.34
LOCATION: Success
CLOSING DATE: 2021-09-24 4:30 PM

Subject

Not Applicable

School Type

Primary

Job Closing Date

24 Sep, 2021