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
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 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.
Post Title: Domestic Assistant
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