Cleaner/caretaker vacancies

The Green Community Centre is looking for experienced cleaners/caretakers to join our team, to assist in maintaining good levels of cleanliness and hygiene throughout the centre by performing cleaning and caretaking duties. The post holder will also act as a weekend key holder and will be dealing with hirers and supporting them during this time. In addition, the post holders will be responsible for 1st hand maintenance of the centre and the garden. The person will need to have the flexibility to deal with issues within the centre with initiative and resourcefulness.

We offer a welcoming and professional environment within the community centre, and friendly and supportive staff team. The post holders will become an important member of the team in helping to maintain our community premises environment as well as being the face of the centre over the weekend.

This post is for 9 hours per week, hours of work will be mostly flexible but Saturday 12:00-17:00, 17:00-22:00 or Sunday 12:00-19:00 will be one of your shifts. During Monday to Friday, we are expecting 2 hours a day cleaning, preferably during early afternoon, or late evening. There is flexibility in work pattern so please let us know.

The Green Community Centre is a new community facility open to public in 2015 and since then has been at the heart of community activities of Nunhead. There is a wide range of activities catering for all ages and local residents use the centre as a private party venue during the weekends. Most of the private parties are for children’s birthdays, although we have also hosted fundraising events, christenings, weddings and funerals, festivals, workshops as well as many other events.

Please contact the centre manager Jasmin, mail, tel: 020 773 26543 if you need any more details or have any questions . We are looking for the successful applicant to be able to start working with us by Monday 2nd July.

For more details about the centre and the vacancies please view our website or our Facebook Page @thegreennunhead

Closing date for applications is 9am on Tuesday 19th June 2018. Please send us your completed applications to

The job description, personal specifications and application form are downloadable via links below

Caretaker / cleaner job description and personal specification

Application form

Interviews will take place on Friday 22nd June 2018 at The Green Community Centre.

Work at The Green

We are looking for:

  • A Centre Administrator to be responsible for all aspects of both regular and one off user bookings, including contracts and invoicing, for the community centre
  • A Caretaker / Cleaner to be responsible for opening and closing the community centre for weekend afternoon / evening activities and cleaning it to a high standard, working to an agreed check list, ready for the next day’s activities

Closing date for applications: 26th April

Please see the Advertisements for Caretaker and Administrator 10042016.pdf for more details. Contact us for an application form and job description.

Fundraiser needed

The Green is a new community centre in Nunhead, opening this autumn. It will offer a programme of weekly activities as well as spaces for private hire. To achieve our ambition for The Green to be a hub for the whole community, we’re looking for a freelance fundraiser/community development worker who can help us at establish sustainable charitable income streams.

For now, we’re offering a six month, fixed rate contract of £1,000/month. Hours and location are flexible, but the successful candidate will need to deliver on agreed objectives and income targets. Based on achievement of initial objectives, we’d be willing to negotiate a longer term contract.

If you have the skills and experience needed to secure core and project funding, establishing productive partnerships with other local organisations, message us at with your details for an initial chat.