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Cleaner/Kitchen Assistant (Fixed Term)

We are looking for an active person to join our existing domestic team. A willingness to be flexible and reliable are essential as is the willingness to start work at 6.00 a.m. Cleaning duties include tasks such as laboratory glass washing, floor (using mechanical or manual methods), toilet and general cleaning. Kitchen assistant duties include tasks such as serving customers and ensuring that all food is stored and served in line with the current Health and Safety and Food Hygiene rules and regulations.

The successful candidate should have good communications skills, ability to work independently and as part of a team and be able to priortise their workload. Previous experience would be desirable but not essential. Full training to be provided.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Enquires can be directed to Amy Marshall ( and Debbie Canham (

Any enquiries relating to the application process please contact the HR team -

Please quote reference PH15806 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Further information

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