Part-time School Cleaner (permanent contract)

We’re looking for an enthusiastic, reliable cleaner to join our friendly premises team from 2nd September 2024, or earlier if possible.

The job is term time only, plus 4 weeks during school holidays to carry out a deep clean, exact dates by arrangement with the Site Manager. Any required training will be provided. Full details on job description.

Working hours: 16 hours per week in school term time. Mon-Fri 3-6.15pm (to 6pm on Friday)

Salary: NJC Grade 2 (£22,366 p.a. pro rata = approx. £11.59 per hour or £8,938 gross p.a. for 16 hours per week including 6.19 weeks’ holiday pay) with the opportunity to join the LGPS (Local Government Pension Scheme). Pay negotiations for an increase to around £12.26 per hour are currently underway and will be backdated when agreed.

The appointment is subject to successful references and an enhanced DBS clearance.

Please apply before midnight on Sunday 23 June 2024.
Interview date: Week commencing Monday 1st July, although if your application stands out, we may invite you in early, so don’t delay sending it in!

To apply: Please complete the Balcarras Trust application form and email it to


The Governors of Winchcombe School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including relevant online searches,  checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. Safeguarding forms part of the interview process.

Application Forms

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