Cleaner, Housekeeping Assistant

Essential Criteria: *

Location: Cambridgeshire / Hertfordshire

Contract Type: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Hours: Full-Time (39 hours) and Part-Time available including flexible working.

Salary: £8.38 per hour, (£16,994.64 per annum FTE)

Cleaner, Housekeeping Assistant

Job Title:              Cleaner / Housekeeping Assistant 

Location:              Meldreth, Cambridgeshire/Hertfordshire border

Salary:                   £8.38 per hour, (£16,994.64 per annum FTE)

Hours:                   Full-Time of 39 hours per week with Part-Time available, including flexible working.  Early, Late or weekend shifts available.  

Closing Date:       Ongoing recruitment due to site expansion.

About Us:

The Aurora Group is an innovative provider of education and care for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities.

Due to our continued expansion; we’re currently looking for a number of Cleaners / Housekeeping Assistants in Meldreth, South Cambridge where our Aurora Meldreth Manor School provides education, care and therapeutic support for children and young people age 6-19 years with severe and profound communication difficulties associated with conditions such as cerebral palsy, autism, brain injury and degenerative disorders.

The school shares the site with its children’s home and a young adult transitional centre, Orchard Manor

The Role:

As member of the Housekeeping Team; your role will be to ensure the site is cleaned to a consistently high standard, providing a welcoming, healthy and safe environment.

Following a defined cleaning schedule; you will be responsible for a wide variety of general cleaning duties including hoovering, mopping, washing and ironing.

The role requires the use of chemicals and electrical equipment, therefore the successful candidate will be expected to go through our health and safety training.


Successful candidates are likely to demonstrate: 

  • Cleaning / Housekeeping experience (not essential as full training will be given).
  • High standards, attention to detail, reliability and a positive work ethic.
  • Experience and/or knowledge of disability and disability issues would be an advantage

To see some of our colleagues loving what they do – please click here  


For more information or to request a job description please call our HR Team on 01763 268000 or email

Successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment safeguarding checks including an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check.

The Aurora Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young adults in our care

The Aurora Group is a disability confident and equal opportunities employer

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