Permanent, FTC 6 months

£21,827 pro rata + Excellent Corporate Benefits Package


Working at Gatwick Immigration Centre for Serco is more than just a job, it's the chance to be a part of something great; join a work family where you are valued and the work you do makes a difference every day. We currently have an opportunity for a Cleaning Operative to join our close-knit team.


In addition to immense job satisfaction, we also offer:


  • Salary of £21,827 pro rata
  • Full training is provided
  • Free onsite parking
  • Serco benefits including pension match up to 6%, 28 days leave (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Perks including employee discounts across hundreds of high street shops for fashion, hospitality, attractions, holidays, electronics and gaming supplies and much more
  • The chance to make a positive difference in a company passionate about diversity and inclusion


By joining our Cleaning Services team, you'll work as part of a team ensuring that all area's assigned are cleaned to the highest standard using the equipment provided.


You will have a flexible and proactive approach with the ability to self-motivate and use your own initiative to prioritise workload with additional duties such as maintaining cleaning stock, keeping schedules updated, cleaning all areas that are assigned to the Cleaning Schedule whilst complying with Health & Safety Cleaning Procedures and carrying out any other duties as directed by the Facilities Manager/Senior Engineer.



What you'll need to do the role


First and foremost you must be able to communicate effectively at all levels and be able to operate equipment i.e. vacuums, buffers & wet vac machines. No experience is necessary as full training will be given.


This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and all offers of employment are subject to security clearance checks and approval by the Home Office.


Please note these vacancies are subject to a 5-year checkable history + Vetting and referencing.


Why Serco?


Meaningful and vital work: Gatwick IRC is focused on decency and respect in all aspects of care for residents, which is delivered at a critical time in their lives.


A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You'll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.


Great peopleAs well as care for residents we also care for and support one another. We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed with ongoing training development


What we offer 


  • Serco Benefits package
  • Pension - 6%
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • A role with a purpose
  • Genuine opportunity for career development
  • A chance to really make a difference to people lives
  • A company passionate about diversity and inclusion




About Serco


At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.


By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 




Please click on the apply button to complete your application. Occasionally we receive a large volume of applications for our roles and when that happens we sometimes bring the closing date forward, so please apply promptly to avoid disappointment. 


At Serco, we see people first and foremost for their performance and potential. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. As such we will make reasonable adjustments at interview through to employment for our candidates and strongly encourage applications from a diverse candidate pool. We are open to discussions around flexibility and flexible working. We operate a hybrid work structure in many of our business areas. We are proudly a Disability Confident level 3 employer and holder of the Silver Inclusive Employer Standard. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. 


At Serco we support fair access to employment for those with unspent criminal convictions through the 'Ban the Box' pledge (some may be exempt due to the nature of the role and the security clearance required). Please contact our recruitment team directly on 0345 010 4000 to discuss.

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