Cleaning Supervisor job in United Kingdom
Job Title: Cleaning Supervisor
Location: Hackney, United Kingdom
Job Type: Full-time
We are seeking an experienced and knowledgeable Cleaning Supervisor to lead a team of cleaners across three large schools in the Hackney area. This role is a working supervisor position, where the suitable applicant will oversee other cleaners while also performing cleaning duties within the school premises.
- Ensure that cleaning across the Mossbourne school sites is consistently maintained at a high standard.
- Comply with the service level agreement and ensure that all areas are cleaned daily, providing cover when staff absence occurs.
- Ensure the appropriate use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and uniforms during working hours.
- Collaborate with the Area Supervisor, site-based supervisors, and cleaning staff, taking instruction and advice as needed.
- Manage core functions of Contract Cleaning and annual Deep Cleaning.
- Ensure contract compliance in line with the contract specifications.
- Perform performance management and development of the Cleaning Team Leaders and Operatives.
- Manage the areas covered by the contract by creating and implementing a clear cleaning program, ensuring understanding and maintenance of the cleaning specification requirements to meet client satisfaction.
- Coach and motivate colleagues to deliver services in line with our and the client’s values and contract specifications, ensuring customer satisfaction.
- Monitor staff performance and behavior, addressing any performance or behavior issues in consultation with the Contract Manager and Human Resources.
- Experience in leading and motivating a team.
- Ability to make appropriate and decisive managerial decisions after considering various options.
- Work to achieve customer satisfaction.
- Demonstrate enthusiasm and commitment to the role.
- Maintain composure, objectivity, and control in stressful situations.
- Respond positively to and learn from change, being receptive to new ideas.
- Demonstrate flexibility and a willingness to challenge accepted or established practices and structures.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer:
we are committed to being an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from individuals regardless of ethnic origin, gender, disability, age, trade union activity, marital status, religious belief, or sexual orientation.
We are also an Armed Forces friendly employer and encourage applications from ex-Armed Forces personnel, reservists, armed forces veterans, cadet instructors, and military spouses/partners.
Join our team as a Cleaning Supervisor and lead our dedicated cleaning staff in maintaining a clean and safe environment for students and staff at the Mossbourne school sites.