Housekeeping Assistant (Early Morning Cleaner)

Jesus College is seeking to appoint an Early Morning Cleaner to join the busy Housekeeping department. 

The role holder will work as part of the Housekeeping team under the supervision of a Housekeeping Supervisor, providing cleaning duties (including sweeping & high dusting) within the college dining halls, conference rooms, meeting rooms, toilets and associated facilities within the College premises, to ensure high standards of care in accordance with cleaning specifications and current Health and Safety Legislation. Please note moving of heavy furniture and use of floor cleaning equipment will be required.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:-

  • Cleaning all student and conference guest accommodation on a regular basis as well as communal areas including toilets, bathrooms, and kitchens.
  • Cleaning Fellows’ rooms/sets, ensuring bedding and linen are changed weekly using specifications provided by the Housekeeping Supervisor.
  • Managing all resources effectively and safely, including cleaning equipment and materials.
  • Ensuring all work conducted is done in accordance with the college safety rules and health and Health and safety legislation/environment standards.
  • Complete all training online or in person as required by the college.
  • Assist other members of the housekeeping team if required.

For an informal chat about the role, please contact the Housekeeping Manager on 01223 339309.

Further details and a College application and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form are available to download. The closing date for all applications is midday on 29 April 2024. 


Jesus College, Cambridge CB5 8BL
£12.00 per hour (From 01 April 2024)
Closing date
Monday, April 29, 2024
Vacancy type
Part Time
How to apply
Please send a your completed College application and equal opportunity form by the closing date
Please email with all of your completed forms.