Cleaning Operatives

Birkbeck, University of London
December 05, 2022
Offerd Salary:£20,111
Working address:N/A
Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Part time
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Cleaning Operatives

Salary range

£20,111 per annum (pro-rata)

Contract type

Open ended


Part time



Business Unit (dept)


Closing date for applicants


Ref No


Are you enthusiastic, reliable, hardworking with a keen eye for detail? If so, take a look at our vacancies.

These roles form part of a dynamic Support Services team who ensure that the Birkbeck sites are clean and fit for purpose before the start of a core working hours.

You will be primarily responsible for the cleaning, janitorial support and resetting of teaching rooms, research labs at the Bloomsbury Campus.

You will need to be dynamic with a ‘can do' attitude, enthusiastic, outgoing, flexible a great communicator and an excellent team player.

These roles involve liaising with Schools, Estates, Facilities, ITS, Room Bookings to ensure that the information on areas of use are up to date so that you can carry out your servicing duties.

You will be working as part of a team, you will need to demonstrate good customer care and possess the ability to assess problems quickly and be able to come up with practical solutions.

Shifts are indicative and you will be expected to cover the hours:

  • 12 hrs per week, Saturday and Sunday 10:00-16:00
  • 20 hours per week: 5:00am – 9:00am weekdays
  • 24 hours per week: 5:00am – 9:00am Monday to Saturday
  • 24 hours per week: 5:00am – 9:00 am Sunday to Friday
  • Remuneration:

    £20,111 per annum (£6,895.20 pro-rata per annum for 12 hours, £11,492 pro- rata per annum for 20 hours, (£13,790.40 pro-rata per annum for 24 hrs)

    The salary quoted above is based on the London Living Wage and will increase annually in line with Government Review.


    If you would like to know more about the role please click on apply below or contact Ana Plaza, Support Services Team Leader, via or 07960 547 412.

    If you have technical issues or difficulties using the recruitment portal please contact, providing your name and the job reference number of the position.

    While we are happy to respond to all informal enquiries, only formal applications through the online system will be considered.

    Birkbeck offers a competitive salary and pension scheme, 31 days paid leave, flexible working arrangements and some of the most generous benefits in the HE sector, all while being located right in the heart of Central London.

    We welcome applicants from all sections of the community. The College is committed to improving the gender and cultural diversity of its workforce, holding an Athena SWAN award and operating Disability Confident & Mindful Employer schemes.

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