Richmondshire District Council

Job summary

Title: Cleaner - One post in two locations

Salary: Grade 1, £17,842 per annum, pro rata

Contract Type: Permanent

Working Pattern: Part time

Hours: 20 - 10 per scheme

Job Reference: SUPP HOUS 23-30 RDC


We are looking for someone with experience of working in a cleaning related environment.

We need someone who can maintain confidentiality and is health and safety aware. The successful applicant will be working in an environment where elderly and vulnerable adults reside. You will need to be self-motivated and able to work with a minimum of supervision to clean the communal areas of the sheltered housing scheme at Queens Court in Richmond and Quaker Close in Reeth. This would mean travelling via your own car to each scheme.

Hours for this post are 20 hours per week. Preferably over 5 mornings. Start and finish times are flexible and can be agreed at interview but must be mornings. 

For an informal discussion regarding this position, please contact Sophie Johnson, Support and Improvement Team Leader on 01748 901147. 

Key documents

For further details please refer to the job description and person specification. To apply please complete our application form:

Job description Person specification Application form 

Benefits of working for the council 

Key dates

  • Closing date: 10am, Wednesday 4th August 2021
  • Interview date: Tuesday 24th August 2021
  • An application form must be completed. CVs alone will not be accepted.

You can also obtain/return application forms by:

  • Email:
  • By post: Human Resources, Richmondshire District Council, Mercury House, Station Road, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4JX

Equal opportunities

We value diversity in our workforce and are committed to equal opportunities. Disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria are guaranteed an interview. Applications invited from all sectors of society, as covered by the Equality Act 2010.

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