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Cleaning Team Leader

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

Job Introduction

We are currently looking for a Cleaning Team Leader to join us at our stunning HMPS College Newbold Revel. The college specialises in training prison officers, and comprises of training rooms, gymnasiums, lecture halls and bedrooms, that are set amongst vast, beautiful grounds.

The role offers plenty of opportunities for career progression, overtime and advancement.  The hours of work are Monday to Friday 11am-7:30pm, and the rate of pay is £11 per hour, paid monthly.

Full training, uniform, and personal protective equipment (PPE) will be provided to you from day one.

Role Responsibility

Assisting with the planning and co‐ordination of the delivery of the cleaning service in a way that meets the requirements of the Client in terms of time, quality and cost

The supervision of all cleaning staff focussing on their performance in terms of standards of cleanliness and their behaviour whilst on duty

Management and allocation of duties to cleaning staff and the preparation and maintenance of a daily cleaning schedule for all areas

Monitoring the standard of cleaning achieved across the site and the regular checking of all areas in order to ensure that they are cleaned to the required standard

Management of staff issues relating to discipline, grievance, welfare, attendance, appraisal, coaching and mentoring

Promotion of health and safety and the raising of awareness of health and safety considerations among cleaning staff

The Ideal Candidate

  • Will be great at working independently or as part of a team
  • Will show initiative, always maintaining high standards of cleanliness
  • Will be reliable and have excellent timekeeping
  • Will be customer focused and deal with all customers and site personnel in a polite courteous manner
  • Will have experience with COSH (although, this is not essential, as full training will be provided)


Package Description

Looking to join a world leading facilities management company? Are you someone with a keen eye for detail who has exceptional standards of cleaning? We want to hear from you! Start your career with Sodexo and join the thousands of employees already working alongside us. We offer quality of life services across a vast number of careers offering unrivalled opportunity for growth and progression.

‘We don’t have Employees – We have Team Members’

You don’t just join Sodexo – You belong. What do we mean when we say belong? It’s simple. We create a company where everyone is respected and know that their ideas count. We take care of the quality of life of our people. We make your workplace inclusive, encouraging people to bring their whole self to work, every day. That’s our philosophy, in a nutshell.

About the Company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business. We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process. Sodexo and our clients are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults within a regulated activity. Certain roles will require applicants to undergo screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and/ or Disclosure Scotland.


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