Live in Cleaner Job

Location UK, South East England, Greater London
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £20,800GPA
Job Number  99805
Created 13 May 2022


We are working with a school in South West London to source a Live in cleaner/house keeper.  This school provides fully catered, managed accommodation to the ladies living within the estate. The purpose of this job is to provide a high standard of cleaning and housekeeping services to ensure that the building is always representable and provides a comfortable place for residents and employees to work and live.


  • Fully paid for accommodation comprised of; private room, and share of (with one other lady) bathroom, kitchen and TV room
  • Bills and Internet included
  • Free meals whilst on Duty
  • Full bedroom clean only 3 times per year

The Role:

  • To assist with food preparation and service for residents during dining term times.
  • Cleaning accommodation and staff areas as per designated routine as well as some ad-hoc request from line manager (bedrooms are cleaned only 3x per year)
  • Cleaning accommodation and staff areas as per designated routine as well as some ad-hoc request from line manager
  • Room-setting and other set up other amenities
  • Dusting and polishing furniture and fixtures
  • Cleaning and sanitising toilets, showers/bathtubs, countertops, and sinks
  • Maintaining a clean and sanitary kitchen area
  • Washing windows
  • Vacuuming and cleaning carpets and rugs
  • Sweeping/vacuuming, polishing, and mopping hard floors
  • Using any cleaning equipment such as vacuums, mops, and other cleaning tools
  • Cleaning mirrors and other glass surfaces


  • Experience / Knowledge of and experience in Cleaning and Sanitising 
  • Knowledge and experience of cleaning methods and systems
  • Awareness of Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) regulations Understanding of Housing related Health and Safety issues and standards.
  • Security and safety conscious
  • Patient and able to gain residents trust and sensitive to their needs 
  • Good organisational skills, the ability to be flexible and work unsupervised and to plan and prioritise workload to meet deadlines.

For more details, a full job specification can be sent over to applicants

Hours: 40 hours spread across the working week, required to work 2 (on the rare occasion 3) weekends out of 4

Start:  ASAP

Interviews: ASAP

Salary:  £20,800GPA

Responsible Consultant: Kelly B (

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