Case Studies

Notting Hill Genesis

Mears and Notting Hill Genesis; cleaning up the area

Our contract with Notting Hill Genesis covers over 300 sites in North and East London including a mixture of tenures - general needs, sheltered accommodation, offices, high rise blocks and 3 key worker sites for hospital staff including GOSH, Bonham Carter House and Princess Christian House.

Social value forms a key part of this contract with the provision of:

  • Apprentice roles
  • Work experience opportunities for local residents
  • Provision of senior management hours for mentoring and training
  • Hosting job fayres in underprivileged areas

Nature of the Service

  • Internal and external communal cleaning. Cleaning Schedule varies depending on tenure – for example we carry out daily cleaning at all the key worker sites
  • Communal window cleaning
  • Litter removal
  • Office cleaning and supply of consumables
  • Graffiti removal
  • Planned and reactive bulk refuse collection
  • Deep cleaning
  • Pest control
  • Communal grounds maintenance
  • Tree surgery

Mears directly employ site based and mobile operatives to the number of 70 cleaning and ground maintenance operatives and supervisors to deliver the services for Notting Hill Genesis.