View Vacancy - Cleaner S3 (21/20 ACC)

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Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (Operations and Corporate Services)

Main Purpose of Job:

The main purpose of this role is undertake cleaning of the BHC/DFID offices to ensure a comprehensive cleaning service is provided in compliance with Health and Safety Regulations.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Clean and disinfect sinks, counter tops, toilets, mirrors, floors etc.
  • Polish metalwork such as fixtures and fittings
  • Replenish bathroom supplies
  • Sweep, mop, and vacuum floors using brooms, mops and vacuum cleaners
  • Handle other floor works such as scrubbing, waxing and polishing floors
  • Dust furniture, equipment, partitions etc.
  • Empty wastebaskets and recyclables and transports to disposal area
  • Clean rugs, carpets, and upholstered furniture, using vacuum cleaner (hip or backpack)
  • Wash walls and woodwork.
  • Wash windows, door panels, partitions, sills etc.
  • Ensure the interior and exterior of the office is kept clean and safe
  • Provide cover for other cleaning staff as and when required.
  • Any other duties assigned by Line Manager.
  • Ability to clean.
  • Ability to speak and understand English.
  • Ability to speak and understand Ghanaian languages.
Seeing the Big Picture, Leading and Communicating, Collaborating and Partnering, Managing a Quality Service
13 August 2020
British High Commission
GHS equivalent to USD 248.09
1 September 2020

Learning and development opportunities (and any specific training courses to be completed):

  • The British High Commission in Ghana takes learning and development seriously.
  • The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop many core and transferable skills through both formal and informal learning and development opportunities.
  • Members of staff are encouraged to make use of the learning and development opportunities that the office has to offer.
  • All applicants must be legally able to work in Ghana with the correct visa/status or work permit.
  • The successful applicant will demonstrate that they meet the requirements under Ghanaian law to work in Ghana.
  • The British High Commission in Accra is an equal opportunities employer, dedicated to inclusivity, a diverse workforce and valuing difference.
  • Staff recruited locally by the British High Commission in Accra is subject to Terms and Conditions of Service according to local Ghanaian employment law.
  • Reference checking and security clearances will be conducted.
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This opportunity is closed to applications.