Shelter Cleaner (1 Vacancy)

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka


Reporting to: Shelter Manager

Roles and Responsibility

  • Performing a variety of cleaning activities such as sweeping, mopping, dusting, polishing, and washing.
  • Perform all housekeeping duties assigned by the Shelter Manager i.e. sweeping, cleaning, and washing beddings of the shelter.
  • Keep all areas clean and tidy at all times, including but not limited to mopping floors, dusting surfaces, vacuuming carpets, cleaning windows, and washing dishes
  • Organize storage areas such as closets and cupboards, keeping them neat and free of clutter
  • Prepare meals as directed, by the shelter manager and other instructions to the latter
  • Stocktaking of food at the Shelter
  • Serve food and drinks to shelter clients in a professional and courteous manner
  • Handle all cleaning supplies and equipment with extreme caution, using only as directed and never mixing different products together
  • Report any maintenance or repair needs to the Shelter Manager immediately
  • Respect the privacy of our clients and maintain strict confidentiality regarding the Shelter’s affairs
  • Performs any other duties as assigned by the supervisor from time to time.

Desired Qualifications and Competencies :

  • Grade Twelve Certificate
  • Qualification in hospitality is an added advantage.
  • Experience in working with CSOs/NGOs
  • Fluency in spoken English
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team
  • High level of integrity and confidentiality

YWCA has a zero-tolerance approach to conduct such as fraud, sexual exploitation, abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority, and discrimination. All Officer will be expected to adhere to YWCA’s standards of conduct and will therefore undergo rigorous background verification internally or through third parties.


Please submit your application letter, academic qualifications and curriculum vitae, to [email protected]

Suitably qualified candidates are invited to apply; however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

The closing date for application is 8th July 2024.

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