Nursery Housekeeper

4 days left

29 Jan 2019
26 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Noddy's Nursery School is currently looking for a brand new Housekeeper to join our team. Your main role is to look after the day to day maiteneice of the school and to help our lovely enviorment run smoothly

Reporting to: Senior Nursery Teachers, Junior Managers and Senior Managers

Housekeeping duties

Ensure that you understand the standards and philosophy of the nursery and project them at all times to parents and other staff members.

Ensure they you are aware of the mission and aims of Noddy's nursery school and project these in your role

Ensure that your own personal hygiene is to be kept to a high standard at all times and you are using the appropriate gloves, protective clothing and remembering to wash your hands thoroughly and regularly throughout the day

Answer front door and greet parents; question people trying to enter the building. Sign in any visitors and make sure they are not left unattended

To wash all laundry within the nursery and dry in the appropriate way (tumble dryer or drying rack) including;

* Bed linen & bed linen bags

* Tea towels

* Cushion covers

* Animal tabards / dressing up clothes / dolls clothes

* The nurseries supply of spare clothes

* Cleaners cloths

* Sterilise all main nursery / baby room toys using the rota

* Washing the cleaners mop heads daily

* Put away all linen, toys and equipment washed in the assigned storage areas

Daily routine

* Prepare and sterilise baby's bottles / cups and distribute correctly as advised by the managers

* Clear away all snack trays once used, wash up and put away

* Wipe down and put away placemats

* Set out rooms with chairs

* Put all snacks and drinks into room

* Clear away all plates, bowls, cutlery, bibs and cups after every meal

* Load dishwasher and put on. Wash up those items that do not go in the dishwasher e.g. bibs

* Clear and clean tables and chairs and stack appropriately

* Sweep and mop the floor / where required

* Mop floor in milk kitchen / kitchen at the end of each day or as required throughout the day

* Support chef throughout the day, keeping kitchen tidy and ensure that your section is finished

* Ensure that staff room fridges are kept clean throughout the week and emptied at the end of every week in staff room


* Help the children within the nursery environment i.e. putting on coats, wiping noses

* Assist with the children with the direction of the managers

* Assist with the preparation of breakfast, lunch and tea, asking staff where they need support and using your initiative

* Help supervise the children during mealtimes, promoting table manners etc.

* Collect meals from the chef and help serve the children, communicating with staff effectively and acknowledge all dietary requirements and allergies

* Prepare each rooms' snacks by following the snack rota

* Have excellent knowledge of specific allergies/preferences within nursery

* To carry out any other reasonable management request

The above is a guideline to the day-to-day duties of the housekeeper and it is not an exhaustive list and may be reviewed

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