Scout (Cleaner)

Wadham College is looking for three permanent Scouts (Cleaner) at the main college site.

Scout (cleaner)

Wadham College, one of the largest University of Oxford colleges, is looking for three permanent Scouts (Cleaner) at the main college site. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a large housekeeping team on a part-time basis to ensure that high standards of cleanliness are maintained across the College.

Salary: £10.50 per hour

Application deadline: This vacancy will remain open until filled. Previous applicants need not apply.

This post provides an ideal opportunity to join one of the largest departments in the College where a high level of service is provided. The role will involve dusting, vacuuming, polishing and general cleaning of rooms and areas across the College. Successful candidates need to have cleaning experience, good communication skills, attention to detail and be able to work as part of a team.

The working hours are 30 hours a week (6 hours a day, usually mornings) on a rota basis. You may be required to work additional hours at weekends and particularly during conference periods according to the Head of Housekeeping’s roster.

Holiday entitlement is 30 days (to include 5 days at Christmas, plus public/bank holidays) during a complete holiday year, pro rata for part time hours and fixed term.

College Benefits include: University discounts, access to leisure services, development and training opportunities, bus pass scheme, and health and pension schemes.

To apply and obtain an application form, please contact the HR Department on: 01865 277900 or visit our job page at:

Wadham College is an equal opportunity and Living Wage employer