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Housekeeping Assistant (Part Time)

Estates & Facilities

Salary:   £15,842 (£8.23 per hour)
Salaries will be determined by working pattern, hours per week & weeks per year
Closing Date:   Friday 31 January 2020
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  MP-2019A

Harper Adams University are looking to recruit Housekeeping Assistants. Ideally you will have similar experience & enthusiasm with a can do attitude. Applicants must have customer facing hospitality experience. This

The hours of work fall into 2 shift patterns:

4am – 7am x 3hrs/15hrs per week x 52 wks 5 over 7 

9am/9.30am – 1.30pm/2pm = 4.5hrs/22.5hrs per week x 52 weeks Monday to Friday

Please confrm on your applicaton form which vacancy you are applying for.

Some overtime working will be required, particularly during conference periods including occasional weekend duties.

This vacancy will remain open allowing prospective applicants to register their interest. It will be put on temporary hold as and when future vacancies arise, allowing the Housekeeping Manager to review applicants. Once a vacancy has been successfully filled the role will re-open.

These roles will be part time, all year round or term time only positions. All conditions are service will therefore be pro-rata to the salary and holidays as quoted. Salaries will be determined by the working pattern, hours per week and weeks per year.

Previous applicants need not apply.

This post is unlikely to meet the relevant criteria to allow the University to issue a Certificate of Sponsorship. Applications from candidates who require a Certificate of Sponsorship to work in the UK will be considered against the requirements stated in the recruitment documentation. Recruitment decisions will be made in accordance with the UK Visas and Immigration guidance.

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Harper Adams University is one of the premier UK Higher Education Institutions focused on the land-based and food supply chain sector.

With 2800 undergraduate students, plus those completing postgraduate, research and CPD programmes, Harper Adams is the UK's largest single provider of higher education for these subjects.  Programmes fall into eleven broad subject areas – but none operate in isolation. Community and collaboration are key at Harper Adams, meaning everyone, including staff, students and industry partners, benefits from a close network of knowledge and opportunity exchange

Situated in Shropshire, the campus and the surrounding area provide an excellent working and living environment for staff and students alike.

Harper Adams is consistently positioned highly in a range of national ratings, performance measures and league tables. Its current graduate employment rate is 98% (the joint top rating in England) and student satisfaction stands at 93% (National Student Survey 2017).

Harper Adams is ranked as the UK’s Best Modern University by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018; was named University of the Year in the 2016 and 2017 Whatuni Student Choice Awards and holds a Gold (highest level) award from the Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework.

In 2018 Harper Adams University will receive the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Further and Higher Education, part of the UK honours system.

Applied research is at the heart of the university’s activity, with the work of a thriving academic community underpinning both teaching and work with the industries allied to Harper. The 2014 Government Research Excellence Framework rated all of the university’s research as “of international quality”, and more than half was deemed “world leading” or “internationally excellent”.