To assist schools with the purchase of cleaning equipment, chemicals and consumables, and the repair of cleaning equipment.
Duration of program
DoE locations (including state schools) with Department of Education cleaning employees (i.e. non-contract) with the exception of Hayman Island State School and Mornington Island State School.
Allocation of funds
Allocation of funds is based on cleaner Full Time Equivalent (FTE) allocated to a site with a minimum base allocation. The budget for 2020–21 is $2.3 million.
The individual school allocation is as follows:
- Base + (cleaner FTE x FTE Rate)
Rates are as follows:
- Base = $627
- FTE Rate will vary each year based on total budget and total FTEs. Rate is calculated as follows:
- Available budget less Base total for all schools, balance allocated across total cleaner FTE.
Schools with a C&K Kindergarten are allocated additional funds based on 4% of school term payment made by C&K.
|C and K Annual||October||100%|
|Cleaner FTE||Infrastructure & Business Operations Support||September/October|
|C and K Term costs||Infrastructure & Business Operations Support||February, May, July, October|
How to apply
Schools do not need to apply for this funding. Entitlements will be calculated and paid automatically each year.
Senior Facilities Services Officer
School Facilities Operations
Telephone: (07) 3034 4547