The Salvation Army - Greencastle Parade Family Hub: Domestic Cleaner

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The Salvation Army

Domestic Cleaner

Greencastle Parade Family Hub

Salary: €11.98 per hour; permanent position.
Working Hours: Monday – Friday, 25h a week.

Job Summary: The Domestic Cleaner undertakes day to day cleaning tasks to ensure the service operates safely and successfully.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate: A positive attitude, high levels of motivation and experience of supporting vulnerable clients to achieve focused and positive life outcomes within a recovery focused setting. Able to work within the Christian ethos of The Salvation Army, you will be able to demonstrate good verbal and written communication.

Person Specification: Detailed below are the type of skills, experience and knowledge that are required of applicants applying for the post. The Essential Requirements indicate the minimum requirements, and applicants lacking these attributes will not be considered for the post. The points detailed under Desirable Requirements are additional attributes to enable the applicant to perform the position more effectively or with little or no training. They are not essential, but may be used to distinguish between acceptable candidates.


Physical Make up

Essential (Minimum Requirements)

  • Smart, professional, business-appropriate appearance at all times

Education / Training / Experience

Essential (Minimum Requirements)

  • Previous cleaning/domestic experience • Knowledge of relevant health & safety requirements and procedures • Experience of using cleaning equipment • Awareness of COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) requirements • Basic standard of literacy and numeracy.


Essential (Minimum Requirements)

  • Awareness of Health and Safety Regulations.

Special Aptitude & Skills

Essential (Minimum Requirements)

  • Good use of English language and communication skills • Ability to plan a routine • Ability to operate equipment relevant to job • Co-operative, reliable and conscientious • Ability to work alone or with minimal supervision • Ability to meet the physical demands of the role, including ability to move chairs/tables/equipment Ability to maintain a high standard of work • Ability to work as part of a team to ensure the aims and objectives of the service are achieved


  • The ability to work in a flexible way


Essential (Minimum Requirements)

  • Ability to understand, demonstrate and apply our core values of integrity, accountability, compassion, passion, respect and boldness.


Essential (Minimum Requirements)

  • Desire to work in support of those in need


Essential (Minimum Requirements)

  • Support the mission, values and aims of The Salvation Army
  • Lone working
  • Work shifts, unsociable hours, weekend work – flexible approach to hours worked
  • Able to work within the ethos of the Salvation Army

Please see Job Description attached below.

Closing date is: Friday 25th September, 5pm.

Appointment subject to satisfactory references and right to work in the Republic of Ireland
Gardai checks will be required

For further details about the Salvation Army, it’s Mission and activities please visit

To apply please email a completed application form (attached below) to: Agnieszka Cieciura

CVs will not be accepted
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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
16th Sep, 2020
Dublin 17
Expiry Date
25th Sep, 2020