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  • Date posted

    May 7, 2024

  • Hiring location

    Cape Town Western Cape


We have two Governing Body vacancies for motivated and capable general cleaners to join our support team. One position is for a male to handle outside tasks, and the other is for a female to manage indoor cleaning duties within the school premises. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


  • Vacuuming, washing, mopping, and buffing floors etc.
  • Emptying and cleaning bins etc.
  • Spot cleaning spillages etc.
  • Cleaning classrooms, offices, desks, seats, chairs, and skirting boards etc.
  • Ensuring all bathrooms are hygienically cleaned and stocked etc.
  • Cleaning doors, windows, and light switches etc.
  • Monitoring stock levels of cleaning materials etc.
  • Promptly reporting all defects or hazards to the supervisor etc.


  • Sweeping and cleaning the exterior of the school etc.
  • Ensuring trees are trimmed and gardens are well-maintained etc.
  • Cutting grass on sports fields and school grounds etc.
  • Assisting in maintenance tasks such as fixing doors, toilets, windows, unblocking pipes and cleaning gutters etc.
  • Painting as and when required etc.
  • Reporting any defects or hazards to the supervisor etc.
  • Keeping the pool clean etc.
  • Assisting during arrival and dismissal of learners etc.
  • Helping with cleaning windows etc.

Candidates must be punctual, reliable, honest, trustworthy, and of sober habits. They should be capable of working independently as well as in a team.

Applicants are requested to email their CV to The closing date for applications is May 24, 2024.

Sunlands Primary reserves the right not to make an appointment if no suitable candidates are found. Please consider your application unsuccessful if you have not been contacted. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a face-to-face interview. Successful candidates will need to obtain a Police Clearance Certificate prior to employment.

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