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Cleaner 20 hours - Manchester

SALARY:   Actual salary £11,719 per annum

HOURS: 20 hours per week

Come join our team working to help change the lives of some of the most vulnerable people in society. Ranked 2023 Q4 by Best Companies as the 8th best charity to work for in the UK, Medaille Trust is one of the UK’s leading charities in the fight against modern slavery. Our innovative model is based on three principles: Prevent, Protect and Pursue.  We are one of the UK’s largest providers of survivor services, with ten safehouses and six outreach hubs, staffed round the clock by specialist staff, working with more than 600 men, women and dependent children each year.  We work to raise awareness in the UK and to provide preventive work in source countries. Our Pursue work helps survivors to engage with police and within the legal system to seek justice and to secure convictions against their perpetrators.  This service in the Manchester area and is a male safe house.

As a Cleaner, you will maintain a high level of hygiene and cleanliness in all areas of the safe house. You will undertake daily cleaning duties of vacuuming and washing / mopping floors in all visible areas, including stairs, landings, cleaning toilets, sinks and showers, washing tiles when needed.

Additionally, you will undertake weekly cleaning duties of fixtures and fittings; wiping skirting boards, windowsills, shelves, doors and all reachable glass etc.

You must have experience of cleaning in a domestic or commercial environment.

The post holder will work alone and ensure the security of the safe house.

The hours will be worked between two locations around 4 miles apart, therefore being able to drive and having a car insured for business is essential. 

This is a challenging but important and rewarding job because our team members know they are working hard to help transform the lives of some of the most vulnerable people. In our December 2022 survey, 85% of our staff said they loved their job. We offer generous annual leave, as well as a day off for your birthday and an annual volunteering day.  We also offer an Employee Assistance Programme, and a staff benefits package.

To apply please complete an application form and send it to recruitment@medaille-trust.org.uk  

Closing Date: Friday, 19 April 2024 at 10 A.M.

Interview Date: Friday, 26 April 2024

Applications will be reviewed as they are received, and we reserve the right to interview/ appoint before the closing date. Early applications are therefore strongly encouraged.

This position is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.  The ability to drive with a valid licence with use of own vehicle insured for business purposes is essential.

Salary: Actual salary £11,719 per annum

Hours: 20 hours per week

Location: Manchester

Closing: 19 April 2024