Housekeeper, Part-time (20 hrs) – Permanent

Campus Living Villages

What’s on offer?

These include but are not limited to:

  • Permanent Position
  • Annual Salary: £8,549
  • 20 hours per week (5 out of 7 working pattern)
  • 25 days Annual Leave plus 8 Public Holidays and Birthday Leave
  • Bike2work Scheme
  • Season Ticket Loan
  • Bupa Cash Plan Membership
  • Group Life Assurance
  • 2 x Paid Volunteering days per year
  • Group Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme 


Who are we?
Campus Living Villages is a global provider of student accommodation across four regions. We are committed to creating tailored student communities that suit the unique culture of each campus and Universities we work with.


Who are we looking for?

We are currently looking for a Housekeeper to join our team at Campus Living Villages, McMillan Student Village, to provide a high standard of cleaning and housekeeping services (compliant with our Partner’s Service Level Agreements), ensuring the Village is representable at all times.

The successful candidate will need to provide referee details for obtaining references.

To apply, please send your CV and Cover Letter to stating the position and location you’re applying for.


What will you be doing?

Clean accommodation areas – both designated routine areas and ad-hoc requests from line manager – including (but not limited to):

  • Vacuuming
  • Sweeping and mopping
  • Dusting
  • Wiping and polishing glass and signage
  • Cleaning public and disabled toilets
  • Wiping and clearing laundry machines
  • Emptying bins
  • Cleaning internal windows

Clean staff areas – both designated routine areas and ad-hoc requests from line manager – including (but not limited to):

  • Cleaning staff kitchen, appliances and cupboards
  • Dusting and wiping computer equipment
  • Dusting office surfaces
  • Emptying bins

Assist and oversee contract cleaners to ensure the accommodation receives periodic deep cleans

Set up rooms and place amenities for summer stays programme

Use vacuum cleaner, other cleaning equipment and cleaning machinery such as floor buffer



  • Report defects and missing items or any health and safety related concerns to line manager or facilities team.
  • Check, inspect and complete residential property Health and Safety inspection sheets for internal areas of designated properties.
  • Use appropriate signage to warn residents of any potential hazards, such as wet floors
  • Assist in re-equipping the flats each summer by changing small items
  • Alert line manager when cleaning stock levels need replenishing
  • Carry out duties outside normal working hours when requested i.e. Key weekends and summer vacations
  • Participate in village open days as required
  • Carry out resident tours and show-rounds as requested
  • Provide support, assistance and cover for the village team as required
  • Attend training courses and briefings as required by the accommodation section (e.g. manual handling, health and safety, new equipment instructions, use of chemicals and cleaning material, safe systems of work for all activities, customer care skills, Equality and diversity)
  • Introduce new starters to general procedures


What you need to have:

  • Eye for detail (Essential)
  • Reasonable level of physical fitness (Essential)
  • Knowledge and experience of cleaning methods and systems (Desirable)
  • Awareness of Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) regulations (Desirable)


Qualifications/Experience required:

  • Previous commercial cleaning experience (Desirable)
  • Experience working with computers (Desirable)


Our Core Values

Our goal is to CREATE a culture that we all enjoy working in by following the below values. We expect all our employees to demonstrate the values listed below on a daily basis:


Community: Be part of the ONE team and pursue the team goal.

Respect: Be tolerant and accepting of colleagues and customers and do not manipulate, demean or mistreat people.

Equality: Endeavour to treat everyone the same, regardless of their role.

Accountability: Work hard, work smart and do not blame others.

Trust: Be forthright, candid and deliver on your promises.

Enthusiasm: Be passionate in what you do and give 100%.


In addition to the Core Values listed above, Campus Living Villages expects a high level of professional behaviour in accordance with the Code of Conduct.


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