Vacancy for Cleaner

POST:                                     Temporary Cleaner 


The post is for between 7.5 and 10 hours per week. The post is for between 7.5 and 10 hours per week, term time only plus inset, at either before of the school day (7:30 – 9:00) or the end of the school day (15:30 -17:30) Monday to Friday.

SALARY:                               National Living Wage                                               

CLOSING DATE:                   

Completed application forms should reach the school no later than 9.00am on Friday 10 February 2017

INTERVIEW DATE:               TBC

START DATE:                       ASAP. This post is initially until 07/04/2017 to cover a long term absence.

To apply for this post, interested applicants should download and complete a Gloucestershire County Council application form below and return it by email to or in hard copy to Ms Jane Cummins, Headteacher, Battledown Centre for Children and Families, Harp Hill, Battledown, Cheltenham, GL52 6PZ.

Please note that we are unable to accept CVs as a means of application.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff, and volunteers, to share the same commitment. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Vacancies at our school will be advertised here and on the Gloucestershire County Council website.

We may also publish vacancies in the local press and, for Leadership Roles, the Times Educational Supplement.


At Battledown we have several volunteers who help children to play and learn in class and at activities such as Riding, swimming and Forest School.

All volunteers receive basic training on how we work at Battledown and additional training that is specific to the children they work with. This is an opportunity for you to meet new people and share your skills with others.

If you think you would like to support children play and learn and are interested in:

  • Messy Play
  • Drop-in groups
  • Riding
  • Forest School
  • Swimming

If you think you have others skills to offer like:

  • Light gardening
  • Fundraising
  • Grant/bid writing

If you are over 16 and think you would like to help will you please download our starter pack.

Contact Jane Davis for more information on 01242 525472 or email

Please note an Enhanced DBS Clearance and photo ID will be required for any volunteer.