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Ref: IRC51138

General Cleaner x 2

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  • Fixed term contract
  • Updated 21/04/2017
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Description

2 Cleaners required at Castle Ward, Downpatrick. Salary: £7.50 pa. Closing date: 05 May 2017

 

Amazing places like Castle Ward need a helping hand now and then. Welcoming a large number of visitors each year, they need expert care and attention. We’d like you to come and make sure we keep this special place clean, tidy and well-kept.

What it's like to work here

Castle Ward is a wonderful place to work. Situated in a stunning location overlooking Strangford Lough, the lawns rise up to the unique 18th century house and its Gothic façade. This fascinating house features both Gothic and Classical styles of architectural treatment, internally and externally.
Inside the beautiful 820 acre walled demesne you will find an exotic sunken garden and paths that wind their way through woodland and suddenly open onto the quiet shores of the Lough.

What you'll be doing

As a General Cleaner, you'll go out of your way for others and you’ll help to make our property an extra special place to visit. You’ll turn your practical hand to all sorts of cleaning, ensuring all our facilities are kept in good working order. You’ll ensure the highest standards of customer service across the property by always implementing a ‘customer comes first’ attitude.

The successful candidates will be responsible for the day-to-day care and cleaning at Castle Ward, including all public and office areas. This is a great opportunity for two candidates to be part of a highly motivated team who deliver exceptional service at this amazing property, regarded as one of Northern Ireland's leading visitor attractions.

Who we're looking for

Our team believe that people deserve more than just ‘good service’, but an amazing experience that they’ll never forget, and we’re looking for like-minded people to join us.

To be fantastic in this role you’ll need:

  • Have exceptional cleaning skills
  • Be customer focused
  • Have a pro-active, ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Be well organised and reliable
  • Have great communication skills
  • Be enthusiastic, hardworking and have a willingness to get involved
  • Have a great eye for detail, always being thorough in your approach

The package

Looking after you

  • Health cash plan – from as little as £2.81 per month for you and your dependents
  • Pension contribution match up to 10%
  • EAP and proactive Health and Wellbeing
  • Discounted gym membership

 

Looking after your career

  • Grow your career through professional training courses across the Trust
  • Develop your skills with an internal secondment
  • Pay review linked to values and behaviours, commitment to progression
  • Income protection due to illness

 

Unique to Us

  • Work in some of the most beautiful, iconic and unique locations in the UK
  • Free entry to NT properties for you, a guest and your children (under 18)
  • 20% off in our retail and catering outlets
  • Discount up to 35% off a National Trust holiday cottage booking

Closing Date: 05 May 2017

We do not accept CVs or covering letters for Northern Ireland vacancies. Please fill out the online application form on the National Trust Jobs website.

We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applicants regardless of religious beliefs, political opinion, race, sex, marital status, age or disability.


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