Located eight miles west of Sunderland, New Durham College has a rich history dating back to its establishment in 1893. Originally founded as a technical school, it has evolved into a prominent further and higher education institution. Offering a wide range of courses and apprenticeships, the college focuses on vocational training and preparing students for the workforce. With modern facilities and industry partnerships, New Durham College provides a supportive learning environment, helping students gain practical skills and knowledge to excel in their chosen fields.

Skills you'll develop

  • Operate Cleaning Equipment: Cleaning floors and carpets, including vacuum cleaners, floor scrubbers, floor buffers, carpet shampooers and extractors, and other miscellaneous equipment.
  • Toilet Cleaning: Clean and sanitise restroom facilities including toilets, urinals, basins and floors.
  • Waste Management: Collect and dispose of waste and recyclable products.
  • Inventory Management: Replenish Environmental Services materials, equipment and supplies as needed throughout the facility.
  • Cleaning Surfaces: Wash and/or spot clean walls, doors, fixtures, counters, furniture, etc.
  • Office 365: Know how to use Microsoft applications such as SharePoint, Word, Power Point, Outlook, and Excel.


£22,259 per year


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