Cleaner-Caretaker (part-time)

Windmill Hill City Farm, in the heart of south Bristol, is a charity that aims to improve the health, wellbeing and confidence of people in the local community. We offer educational, recreational and therapeutic facilities and activities, including a range of farmyard animals, community gardens with picnic area, an award-winning café, an adventure playground, a community building with meeting rooms, craft rooms and event space, a five-a-side pitch and a nursery for children aged from nine months to five years old.

Cleaner-Caretaker (part-time)

Job reference: 201811CS05
16 hours per week (4 x 4-hour shifts, mainly evenings and every other weekend)
Contract length: permanent
Salary: £8.42 per hour

About the role

Your role will be to clean the site and facilities (café, nursery, other rooms, public areas and toilets) to a high standard, to prepare spaces for hire and to secure the site at the end of the day. You will support the delivery of the room hire service (setting out furniture, responding to requests, etc), introduce visitors to housekeeping arrangements and provide exceptional customer service. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the City Farm and play a pivotal role in its success.

Experience / Qualifications

  • experience in cleaning to a high standard, preferably in a public environment
  • experience of providing a high level of customer service
  • an eye for detail and a sense of pride in cleaning well
  • ability to prioritise tasks and to work efficiently with time constraints
  • ability to handle a range of physical work including carrying furniture
  • a proven ability to work flexibly and as part of a team
  • positive attitude and drive to make spaces attractive for staff and customers

Please download the job description / person specification below for more information:

Cleaner-Caretaker (pdf)

Sample Rota (pdf)

How to apply

Please state the job reference number with all applications or enquiries.

Download the application form below:

Application form (Word)

Send your completed application form to

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Closing date: Friday 30th November 2018 at 9am

For further information about this position, please phone Sarah Mellor on 0117 947 1186.

Safer Recruiting Statement

Windmill Hill City Farm is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare all vulnerable groups and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our commitment is underpinned by robust processes and procedures that seek to maximise opportunity, minimise risk and continuously promote a culture of safeguarding amongst our workforce. All successful applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check which must be maintained throughout the period of employment.