Favourite Aberdeenshire Council
Ref no: ABS11931
Closes: Friday, 26th January 2018
Published: Friday, 12th January 2018
Location: Mearns Academy,Aberdeen Road
Rate: £8.51 per hour
Hours: 10.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Aberdeenshire Council
Category: Cleaning and Caretaking
Sub-category: Cleaning

Job Description

A vacancy has arisen for a cleaner to carry out cleaning duties at Mearns Community Campus. There is a responsibility for the post holder to demonstrate a commitment to quality service delivery through continuous improvement for the benefit of the Service and the organisation.

This post is regulated work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check.  Where an individual has spent a continuous period of 3 months or more out with the UK in the last 5 years, an Overseas Criminal Record Check will be required. You will be required to provide this check. A confirmed offer of employment and commencement in the post will be subject to the outcome of both these pre-employment checks being deemed satisfactory.

Aberdeenshire Council currently applies a Living Wage Supplement to all council employees earning less than £8.51 per hour. 

This position is designated as a Fixed post as detailed on the Worksmart website -

This post has a minimum requirement of one reference which must be your current or most recent employer.

2 positions are available each 10 hours per week.

Work Pattern; 15.30 - 17.30 Monday - Friday

Informal enquiries to Audrey Middleton, 07917 068138


Routinely clean premises daily / weekly

Carry out periodic cleaning as directed

The Individual


• Cleaning experience
• Ability to work on your own initiative


• Standard Grades or equivalent transferable experience and skills
• Experience in the use of mechanical equipment
• Cleaning within a school / sheltered housing (if appropriate)
• Awareness of health and safety issues


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