Domestic Team Supervisor

Contract type: Permanent

Hours of work: Mornings or Evenings - 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday (occasional weekends maybe required) 

Morning Shift                  06:00 – 14:00
Evening Shift                  14:00 – 22:00

Salary: £25,000 dependent on experience

Anticipated start date: ASAP

Closing date: 9th June 2024

Location: Swanbourne, Buckinghamshire

Job Overview 

Swanbourne House School, based between Aylesbury and Winslow are looking for a Domestic Team Supervisor to join their team.

Working as either the morning shift leader or evening shift leader, you will ensure that the business is cleaned and maintained in line with School and guest expectations; ensuring that team members are trained and developed, and relevant legislation and guidelines are followed.   

You will have a strong knowledge of complaince and Health & Safety and be responsible for ensuring protocols and equipment are to a high standard and that legislation is met.

You will have strong communication skills and be a positive and proactive team leader. You will be able to multi task, prioritise job tasks and have the ability to solve problems as and when they arise.

Please read the full job description here.

Stowe School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers, the Disclosure and Barring Service and an online background check with our 3rd party provider SP-Index.

Person Specification

The selection of candidates for short-listing will be based on this specification and candidates should bear this in mind when preparing their application and completing the application form:





  • NVQ
  • BICs
  • IOSH

Specialist Skills & Experience

  • Ensure hygiene standards, cleaning procedures, practises and equipment are in line with best practise and legislation. 
  • Ability to lead a team by influencing and persuading. 
  • Excellent planning and organising
  •  Previous cleaning experience 
  • COSHH 
  • Multitask 
  • Experience of managing a team 
  • Time management 
  • Able to prioritise. 
  • Be fully aware of workplace diversity. 
  • Good knowledge of Health & Safety/fire awareness 
  • To work in compliance with Health& Safety to ensure hazards are identified.

Personal Qualities

  • Strong focus on Team, staff, and pupils 
  • Committed to developing self and others.
  • Flexible in approach to work to meet demands.
  • Good Team worker
  • Ability to solve problems/offer solutions.
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Confidence in addressing conflicts and offering resolutions

To apply now , please download the application form for this job here. We look forward to recieving your application.