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Mobile Cleaner

Job Description

Service Care Solutions is seeking a proactive and reliable individual to join our client team as a Mobile Caretaker in Sutton. As a Mobile Caretaker, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the cleanliness, safety, and functionality of communal areas within our housing estates.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Maintenance of Communal Areas: Keep communal areas clean, tidy, and free from debris, including floors, walls, fixtures, and fittings. Responsibly remove graffiti and hazards caused by dumped or broken debris.

  2. Groundskeeping: Maintain estate grounds, grass, and planted areas in a neat and tidy condition, including weed control, pruning, litter picking, and irrigation. Undertake planting and bed preparation work to enhance the aesthetic appeal of the estates.

  3. Building Maintenance: Ensure the buildings' fabric is well-maintained and clean, addressing issues with wood/metal work and graffiti. Monitor and replenish supplies of cleaning materials and equipment as needed.

  4. Equipment Management: Regularly inspect and maintain all equipment used in caretaking duties to ensure safe operation. Promptly report any faulty equipment for urgent repair or replacement.

  5. Waste Management: Manage refuse bins efficiently, rotating and maintaining them in clean, operable condition. Assist with bulk waste removal and report any damaged bins promptly.

  6. Safety and Security: Maintain awareness of the estate's infrastructure, holding keys to communal and locked areas. Collaborate with emergency services and authorized personnel as needed.

  7. Community Engagement: Foster positive relationships with residents by providing assistance, advice, and support. Actively engage with the neighborhood police office and report any disturbances or emergencies.

  8. Children's Play Areas: Ensure children's play areas are safe and hazard-free, conducting regular inspections and promptly reporting any damage or hazards.

  9. Gutter and Gully Clearance: Clear gutters and gullies using appropriate equipment to prevent blockages and maintain proper drainage.

  10. Vehicle Maintenance: Keep the mobile van clean, internally and externally, and ensure it is properly serviced and inspected according to lease agreements.


  • Previous experience in caretaking, grounds maintenance, or a related field is desirable.
  • Familiarity with Health and Safety regulations and best practices.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and manage time effectively.
  • Valid driver's license required for mobile staff.

Application Process:
If you are passionate about maintaining safe and welcoming environments and meet the requirements outlined above, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV to