The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) needs keen and enthusiastic individuals to support the Garden’s mission to explore, conserve and explain the world of plants for a better future.
We have four sites around Scotland, Dawyck Botanic Garden near Peebles, Benmore Botanic Garden in Dunoon, Logan Botanic Garden near Stranraer and in Edinburgh.
We currently employ around 240 staff and work with around 300 volunteers to achieve our objectives.
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is committed to ensuring that all staff and customers are treated equally irrespective of their age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership and pregnancy or maternity. Our strategy may be downloaded from the box on the right.
Permanent, part-time (annualised hours), based at Logan Botanic Garden
Starting Salary £17,385 (pro-rata), Band A
Logan Botanic Garden is looking for Cleaner to join their team. The working hours of this role vary throughout the year, but are generally 19.5 hours per week in spring/summer and 10 hours per week over autumn/winter when the Garden is closed to the public. This will be paid on an annualised basis of 14 hours 45 minutes per week.
You will clean and maintain the public toilets, staff bothy and locker room, office spaces and the discovery centre and studio space. There may be a requirement to clean windows in the above areas where accessible.
Applicants should be friendly and approachable, have good timekeeping skills, display a flexible approach to work tasks and have a good work ethic. Previous experience of working in a similar role and knowledge of risk and COSHH assessments would be advantageous.
Full details of the post, including a job description and person specification can be downloaded from this page.
Interested applicants should send a CV and covering letter which outlines your suitability for this post as well as a completed equal opportunities questionnaire to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, 12 August 2020. Interviews will be held shortly after the closing date.
If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been shortlisted.
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