Salary: £10 per hour

Shift hours: Full Time

To support the service delivery of the COVID-19 testing labs, we are seeking to recruit individuals to work as part of a team of General Assistants in Leamington. As the testing programme ramps up, the government has significantly increased the support that is needed.  

You will provide a high quality, timely, responsive and proactive service to meet the needs of the contract. You will undertake tasks such as; portering, general and lab cleaning, catering, waste duties and PPE stock management.

You must be flexible to work on a shift pattern and available to start immediately.

Sodexo reserves the right to alter the site location and close this advert early if we are in receipt of a high number of applications.

  • Carry out all routine cleaning duties at the prescribed times and in compliance with the specific area policies and procedures at all times.
  • Undertake clinical deep cleaning
  • Undertake portering duties
  • Ensure to adhere to site guidelines and procedures at all times, always wearing the correct PPE as required 
  • Undertake training on hand washing and ensure personal hygiene is maintained to a high level 
  • Disposal of waste domestic waste
  • Ensure continuous supply of PPE is available
  • Commitment to the work and to following the strict guideline and procedures required
  • Undertake training on hand washing and ensure personal hygiene is maintained to a high level 
  • Undertake all other duties as required
  • Previous experience as a cleaner
  • Knowledge of cleaning chemicals and supplies
  • Must be able to physically stand for several hours with good mobility
  • You must be over 18 and in general good health with no symptoms of COVID-19, nor must anyone in your household.
  • Native or bilingual proficiency level English
  • Commitment to the work and adhere to the strict guidelines and procedures required
  • Effective communication and customer care skills with visitors, clients, and staff
  • Ability to deal with clinical waste, smells, bodily excretions/fluids and dirt 
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team  
  • Ability to deal with stressful situations 

You must not be classified, or live with anyone classified, as belonging to any of the COVID-19 high risk groups (more detail can be found on the government website):

  • Must not have a long-term condition
  • Must not have immune deficiencies through medical conditions or therapy

Training and full personal protective equipment will be provided.

Please note you will not be permitted to have your mobile phone on your person whilst working on site.

Reference: SDX/TP/1070062/79168

Location: Leamington, England