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					                                    JOB DESCRIPTION

Post Title:                   Domestic Assistant

Responsible to:               Domestic Manager

Job scale:                    £6.57 per hour                                Status: As and when

Purpose of the job:           The Domestic Assistant is involved in all activities relating to
                              the cleaning of the college, the reporting of maintenance
                              problems and health and safety hazards.

                             REASEHEATH COLLEGE MISSION

“To inspire individuals, communities and rural businesses by delivering world class
                          education and skills development accessible to all”
                                    REASEHEATH COLLEGE VALUES

Every member of staff at the College has a responsibility for and commitment to the implementation of the
College Vision so that the learner experience is a valuable and memorable one.

As an important part of our team you are also required to ensure that your behaviour towards both staff and
learners demonstrates P R I D E in everything you do through actively supporting our Values:
                     P eople R esponsibility I ntegrity      D iversity       E xcellence

Key Tasks and Responsibilities of your Job Role:

The following key tasks and responsibilities summarise the main aspects of the job:

Rooms / Areas                      All hygiene aspects within their designated area of work.
                                   The identification and reporting of any maintenance
                                    problems within their area of work.
                                   The immediate reporting of any health and safety hazards
                                    seen within the College.

                                   The correct use of all cleaning equipment and materials
Equipment                           including the cleaning cupboard.
                                   The requesting of cleaning equipment and materials as
                                    required to complete their job correctly and to College

                                   To maintain suitable cleaning products (i.e. toilet cleaner )
Stocks/ Supplies.                   within their cleaning cupboard by requesting them as
                                   To ensure all stocks are correctly stored to College
Other Duties

         It is a requirement of this post that you will act responsibly and comply with your
       duties and responsibilities as identified in all College policies and procedures,
       copies of which are on the Sharepoint system, and in particular the following areas:

             -   Health and Safety and in particular reporting any defective or unsafe
                 equipment, materials or practices
             -   College Risk Management by reporting any potential risks to your line
             -   Implementation and commitment to Diversity and Equality
             -   Any legislation to which the College is bound by law
             -   Quality process both internal and external
             -   If you are working with hazardous substances / chemicals which are
                 regulated under the COSHH Regulations this may require you to
                 undertake health surveillance.

          All staff are also required to undertake professional development by participating
       in any internal staff development activities. There is also a duty to ensure that you
       participate in any appropriate personal professional development to support the
       College’s Strategic Plan.

         Staff are required to be involved in cross college activities such as enrolment
       and open days when appropriate to their role


  Reaseheath is an education establishment within an ever changing service and all
  staff are expected to participate constructively in College activities and to adopt a
  flexible approach to their work.

  Your job description will be reviewed during your annual Performance Development
  and Review interview, and will be varied in the light of the changing business needs of
  the College.

  The job description is not intended to be exhaustive and is only indicative of the
  nature and level of the responsibilities associated with the post at the date it was
  drawn up. Your duties may vary from time to time without changing the general
  character of the post or the level of responsibility. Such variations are a common
  occurrence and cannot of themselves justify a reconsideration of the terms and
  conditions of employment associated with the post.
                        Person Specification
                      Post Title:   Domestic Assistant

                                    Essential                       Desirable

Education and             GCSE Maths and English
Qualifications            grade C or above or
                          equivalent or a willingness to
                          undertake Basic Skills level 2
                          Maths and English

Skills/Experience                                          Experience is preferred but
                                                           appropriate training will be

Personal Attributes       Ability to work on own

                          Flexible and enthusiastic

                          Flexibility towards the
                          working hours

Other Requirements

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