Casual Cleaner

  • Crystal Palace FC
  • Selhurst Park Stadium, Holmesdale Road, London SE25 6PU, UK
  • 29 May, 2024
Casual Health & Safety Maintenance Premier League Safeguarding

Job Description

Job Location      CPFC Academy Training Ground, BR3 1NZ

Contract Type    Zero-hour contract

Salary/ ROP       £11.95

Who we are:

We are Crystal Palace Football Club, a Premier League Football Club with more than 160 years of proud history. Spread across three different sites – our London office, Selhurst Park stadium and our Training Ground/Academy, we offer the best atmosphere and culture for our fans and our employees.

We strive for excellence in the workplace with a philosophy of high standards, professionalism, and a strong work ethic from our employees. We are constantly trying to grow, diversify and build with not only our team on the pitch, but also our team in the offices and on the ground.

About this role:

Crystal Palace Football Club are looking for a self-motivated, detail orientated and hardworking cleaner to join our team at the Academy site in Beckenham. You will be responsible for making sure that the site is clean, presentable. This can involve dusting, polishing, mopping, sweeping, vacuuming, and cleaning smudges off windows and doors.


  • Being responsible for all basic cleaning in and around the building.
  • Cleaning floors - including dust mopping, damp mopping, sweeping, vacuuming, dusting, picking up objects off the floor, and spot cleaning glass and windows.
  • Cleaning restrooms, including restocking dispensers, emptying trash, cleaning and sanitising, cleaning mirrors, spot cleaning doors and walls, sweeping and mopping floors, and cleaning toilets and urinals.
  • Setting up, stocks, and maintains cleaning equipment and supplies.
  • Monitoring and maintaining sanitation and organisation of assigned areas.
  • Dusting ceilings, light fittings, countertops, and furniture.
  • Assisting other departments when needed to ensure optimum service to guests.
  • Liaising with the line manager to ensure that you have sufficient cleaning products at all times.
  • Reporting any breakages that occur during the cleaning process.
  • Informing the line manager of repairs that need to be done.
  • Reporting any large objects obstructing fire exit.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as required by line manager
  • Upholding and promoting the Club’s policies and procedures, including Health and Safety, Safeguarding and Equal Opportunities policies and procedures.

Experience, Skills and Qualifications:

  • Experience in professional cleaning with exceptionally high standards
  • Attention to detail
  • High standard of discretion and confidentiality
  • Have a strong work ethic, be loyal, passionate, and friendly.
  • Team player – expected to work well and communicate effectively with the team
  • Ability to work with high profile professionals
  • Understanding that our commercial premises may contain confidential paperwork etc
  • Ensuring compliance to sanitation, hygiene, health and safety legislation and organisational and quality requirements and working policies and procedures.
  • Flexible and adaptable at all times
  • Able to travel to our Academy Training Ground in Beckenham, BR3

Our commitment to Equality

At Crystal Palace Football Club, Equality, Diversity & Inclusion is spirited and continues to grow due to the working environment, which makes all staff feel appreciated and welcomed. Crystal Palace Football Club do this by encouraging good relations and practices towards different groups and are committed to promoting employment opportunities that celebrate diversity.

We are committed to attracting, recruiting, and retaining the most talented candidates and the club intends to ensure that everyone who wishes to engage with the club, whether as matchday fans, staff, players, board members, participants in Foundation programmes and any other person engaged with the club's activities, has a real and equal opportunity to do so.

Reasonable Adjustments

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Crystal Palace Football Club is committed to safeguarding and ensuring the welfare and protection of children and vulnerable people and expects all staff to share this commitment. As such, the post holder will be subject to any relevant security checks as required.