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Various Locations In West Dunbartonshire, G82
£10.85 per hour
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Term Time Only
16 hours per week

Job Description

Vacancies have arisen for Cleaning Operatives within the authority’s Alexandria area.

The post holders will be responsible for the provision of a high quality, responsive cleaning service within the assigned premises'. The successful candidate will be required to carry out general cleaning duties ensuring high standards are maintained while adhering to Health and Safety guidelines at all times.

Applications are invited from individuals who can offer availability across both day time and late afternoon work patterns. Applicants will be asked to select their preference according to their availability.

Please note that whilst some degree of flexibility in working maybe considered the core
cleaning times are as stated. We have a number of positions within Schools which offers Term Time contracts as well as our Office estate which offers 52 week contracts.

Post 1: Peripatetic, Alexandria Area - 14.25hrs per week - Mon – Thu 3pm-6pm & Fri 3pm-5.15pm, Term Time, Fixed Term to 31/03/23

Post 2: Vale of Leven Academy 16hrs per week Mon-Tue 3.30-6.45pm, Wed-Thu 3pm-6.15pm & Fri 3pm-6pm, Term Time, Fixed Term to 31/03/23

Post 3: Vale of Leven Academy 16hrs per week Mon-Tue 3.30-6.45pm, Wed-Thu 3pm-6.15pm & Fri 3pm-6pm, Term Time, Permanent

To view more details on each of these types of contracts please view our Cleaner Post Information Guide attached.


This post is considered as Regulated Work with Children under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 and as such membership with the PVG scheme is essential. Further details of this scheme can be found here.

Preferred applicants will be required to become members of the relevant PVG scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer being made by West Dunbartonshire Council.


The employment for which you are applying is excepted from the provisions of section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applicants are, therefore, not statutorily entitled to withhold information about convictions which for other purposes are "spent" under the provisions of the Act. In the event of employment any failure to disclose such convictions could result in dismissal or disciplinary action.

The Individual

WDC was voted one of the top ten flexible employers and prides itself in providing flexible working to support work life balance. In addition to this there are also additional benefits:

• Access to the Local Government pension scheme (LGPS) with an employer’s contribution of at least 19.3% and all associated benefits
• A minimum of 25 days annual leave, increasing a day each year up to 35 days as well as 8 fixed public holidays each year
• Access to employee wellbeing supports including occupational health & counselling if ever you need help and support

Now that you have read the role and what we have to offer, we would love to hear from you. Please use the application to tell us your experience, and why you are the candidate for this role.

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