Vacancy – Caretaker/Cleaner Recruitment

SCP 1- Salary £20,258 pro rata equivalent to £11.17 / per hour -pay award pending

Working hours as required

Prescot Town Council is seeking to recruit a casual Caretaker/Cleaner who will provide invaluable support to our day-to-day operations.

Reporting directly to the Deputy Town Clerk, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that council facilities are safe and clean for staff and visitors alike.

Prescot Town Council has ambitious plans to increase footfall through its Town Hall – making it a true community facility within the heart of the town. 

We have already attracted community groups and individuals to use our facilities on weekdays, evenings and weekends, but as our ambitions grow, so too does the need to ensure that the building is fit for purpose.

The successful candidate will work alongside our full-time caretaker; and training necessary for fire alarms, intruder alarms, cleaning equipment etc will be provided.

This position is a casual post with no weekly contracted hours.  Required hours for this post will be offered dependent upon the operations of council.

Candidates are reminded that as part of this post, work outside of recognised office hours (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm) will be required.  This will include working at weekends.

Interested candidates are reminded that Prescot Town Council does not accept CVs and that application forms must be returned via email to or hand delivered to Prescot Town Hall.

An applications Form and job description and person specification can be found below.

There is no closing date for applications to be submitted by.  However, candidates are informed that once a suitable number of applications have been received, the vacancy will be removed.

Interviews for short listed candidates will be arranged by the Town Clerk.

If you are interested in this position and have any questions or would like further information, please call 0151 426 3933 for an informal discussion with the Town Clerk / Deputy Town Clerk.

Job Description & Person specification – Caretaker/Cleaner

Application Form