Casual Cook 1/Cleaner/Caretaker

Favourite Dumfries & Galloway Council
Ref no: DGA02855
Closes: Tuesday, 12th December 2017
Published: Tuesday, 14th November 2017
Location: Various locations within Dumfries and Galloway, Council Offices, English Street, Dumfries
Rate: £8.51 per hour
Hours: Variable
Contract Type: Casual/Relief
Position Type: Casual/Relief
Organisation: Dumfries & Galloway Council
Category: Cleaning and Caretaking
Sub-category: Cleaning


Casual Cook 1/Cleaner/Caretaker
Various bases throughout Dumfries and Galloway
May be required to work evenings/weekends
£8.33 per hour

*Cook 1
You will be required to work in Primary/Secondary schools. Catering duties will include: basic food preparation, serving meals, setting up and clearing function rooms and kitchens, dishwashing, money handling etc. Experience is preferred but full training will be given if required. A basic Food Hygiene Certificate would be advantageous.

You will be required to undertake general cleaning duties including vacuuming, dusting, emptying bins, cleaning of general facilities including washrooms etc. You must be able to use your own initiative. Experience is desirable, although full training will be provided if required.

There may be a requirement to work out with school hours to provide catering duties for any special catering events or commercial cleaning.

You will be responsible for ensuring security of the premises and its contents including the operation of fire and burglar alarms together with key holder responsibilities and responding to out-of-hours emergency calls.

Duties include the lighting, heating and cleaning of the premises including porterage and handyperson duties. Other tasks arising from the use of the premises include setting out furniture as and when required.

*This post is considered as Regulated Work with Vulnerable Children and/or Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. From 28 February 2011, preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG scheme update check prior to formal offer of employment being made by Dumfries and Galloway Council.

Applicants who have been resident outside the UK within the last 5 years, if offered a position, in addition to a Disclosure Scotland Check, will be required to provide a complete police record check from the police authority in the country or countries in which they were resident.

**This post is subject to candidate vetting through Disclosure Scotland.

For further information please contact:
Area 1 (Wigtownshire) Linda Burns 07885 793 558
Area 2 (Stewartry) Donna Miller 07885 793 570
Area 3 (Nithsdale & Upper Nithsdale) Linda Nelson 07785 700 750
Area 4 (Annandale & Eskdale) Kerry Irish 07711 751 219

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