Domestic Assistant

University of Southampton
November 25, 2022
Offerd Salary:£19,578
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Domestic Assistant Residential Facilities

Location: Halls - Glen Eyre Salary: £19,578 Per annum Full Time Permanent Closing Date: Friday 25 November 2022 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: 2059822FB

Residential Services at the University of Southampton offer accommodation to over 6000 students. In order to enhance and maintain the service offered to our diverse customers, we are recruiting to a number of domestic assistant positions in Southampton and Winchester.

The role will involve working individually or as a member of a team to deliver the cleaning of designated areas to ensure that they are kept in a safe, clean and hygienic condition. Some of the duties will include kitchen cleaning, sweeping, vacuuming and dusting. You should also be willing to undertake some manual handling, bending and reaching as part of your normal duties.

The successful candidate will have a flexible and enthusiastic approach to work and enjoy working as part of a diverse and dynamic team. Communication skills and attention to detail is essential as this is a customer focused environment where we strive to provide the best service to our residents.

The post available is for 36 hours per week Monday to Friday, on a salary of £19,578 per annum. Some weekend working will be required in the summer for open days, student arrivals and departure periods.

The University currently provides a non-contractual supplement to roles at this level to bring them in line with the Living Wage rate. University employees also benefit from 20 days annual leave (plus 6 University closure days), contributory Pension Scheme, supplied uniforms and a structured training scheme.

Application Procedure

You should submit your completed online application form at https: // The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Wayne Wan (HR Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4043 or email [email protected] Please quote reference 2059822FB on all correspondence.

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  • We believe equality, diversity and inclusion are fundamental to making the University of Southampton a welcoming, vibrant and successful organisation. Having a diverse workforce, inclusive of people of all ages and beliefs, from different racial, educational and social backgrounds opens up a wealth of possibilities, makes us more creative and accelerates our impact on society. We welcome applicants that value the diversity of our community and are willing to play their part in supporting the mission of inclusivity.

    Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.


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